Project Manager
CordenPharma Chenôve

To strengthen its rapidly growing activities in API Process Development and Technical Transfer, CordenPharma Chenove is recruiting an experienced Project Manager.
The duties of the function are:
  • Ensure the Customer satisfaction by delivering on time in full the expected development services and products of the projects in compliance with the Customer’s purchase orders and CordenPharma planed resources and costs.
  • Coordinate all projects related activities with each department of the site and possibly with other CordenPharma sites: quotations, Sourcing, Process and Analytical Development, Production, QC/QA, Regulatory Affairs, Controlling, Sales.
  • Organize and lead the routine information exchanges with the Customers (calls, meetings), issue agenda and minutes, identify and fix the issues.
  • Track the projects resources utilization and completion and propose appropriate corrective action in case of gap. If needed, propose scope changes.   
  • On demand, review and analyze the requests for quotation (RFQ) and the technical packages received from the CordenPharma international Sales network.
Based in Chenove (21300 France, close to Dijon) and reporting to the head of site Project Management, the candidate shall hold a PhD degree in organic chemistry and demonstrate a deep scientific expertise in a broad range of API chemical schemes and processes development. The candidate shall demonstrate a multiyear experience in Project Management in a cGMP API CDMO, in a Process Development Company or in a reputed Research Center focused on commercial third parties services to the pharmaceutical industry. Successful experiences of projects management with world leading pharmaceutical companies are required.

In close relation with the Process and Analytical Development Departments and the Sales network, the candidate shall have beside his/her excellent scientific and project management background a good team work and communication/adaptability capabilities, a high sense of service and responsiveness, be highly organized , have a commercial spirit and a  good sense of anticipation for customers’ possible expectations. He/she shall be focused on technical and financial performance and show an entrepreneurial mindset.

Fluency both oral and written in English and French are required.

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