Jacobs Senior Project Manager in Luterbach, Switzerland

Senior Project Manager


JACOBS ENGINEERING INC. is one of the world’s largest and most diverse providers of technical,professional and construction services. We are led by our simple yet essential value, People are the heart of our business

JACOBS currently employs more than 70,000 peoplein 250 offices across 30 countries. Our European Region has been a keycontributor to Jacobs’ strong performance providing services to primarilyin-region clients in a variety of industries.

We are at the point where we need talentedpeople with proven experience in on large, life science international projectsto help us continue this exciting growth in Switzerland.

With project working locations in differentGerman and French speaking Cantons , the Jacobs’ office in Switzerland iscurrently looking for a

Senior Project Manager


Plans, directs and coordinates engineering projects to ensure client goals orobjectives are accomplished within prescribed time frame and fundingparameters.

Primary Job Responsibilities

The role ofProject Manager is a key Leadership role, being responsible for:

  • Ensure compliance with Company Quality,Environmental, Safety and Health procedures.

  • Defining, maintaining and monitoringproject specific procedures and quality assurance plans

  • Providing project reporting andforecasting against the project programs to the client and in house

  • Reviewing and implementing projectdelivery strategies that meet company objectives, and recommending revisions toachieve project expectations

  • Establishing and managing the budgetfor project delivery

  • Responding to customer feedback

  • Being proactively involved indeveloping project delivery strategies

  • Responsible to deliver project inquality, in time and in budget

Key requirements for a Project Manageron a project:

  • Successfully manage revamping and/orbrown or grass root pharmaceutical projects in Europe and gain Clientsrecognition

  • Experience in managing multi-officeprojects

  • Leadership, commitment and strongtechnical background

  • Ability to plan, control and monitordesign, procurement, construction, commissioning and validation activities

  • To provide personnel with the supportand mentoring necessary to ensure the highest degree of professionalapplication across the project management function and working relationshipscommensurate with the ethics of the profession

  • Excellent written, communication andorganizational skills and excellent oral, strong interpersonal and negotiationskills

  • Excellent problem solving and teamworking skills including being able to rapidly engage with a team



Training & Experience

  • Minimum of a Degree (or equivalent) andproven track record in a project delivery role within Project Management

  • Minimum 10 year experience in ProjectManagement of R&D, Secondary Pharmaceutical or Biotechnological significantprojects working for A&E design firms, E&C contractors orPharmaceutical Manufacturing Companies

Other requirements

  • Fluent German and English languagesknowledge is a must. Knowledge of Italian and/or French language could be aplus

  • Availability to frequent travels orshort term assignments abroad is required by the position.

  • People management

  • Strong communication skills

  • High level of Safety Awareness

At Jacobs,we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions atevery level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of marketsand offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn,grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health andSafety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you’llfind a flourishing career here at Jacobs.

For further details,please apply on the www.jacobs.com website in the section Apply for a job/Staffopportunities, and select as Country: Switzerland.

Or send your CV directly toSabine.Beck@jacobs.com, Team Lead HR & Admin, Jacobs Switzerland GmbH.

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Primary Location Switzerland-Switzerland Countrywide-Luterbach

Req ID: LIF000040

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