Senior Project Leader Cosmetics

Senior Project Leader Cosmetics

My client is an innovating, dynamic and growing international pharmaceutical company currently expanding their regulatory team in Switzerland, Vaud Canton.
Due to this growth my client is looking for a Project Leader with experience working on Consumer
Cosmetics Skin care Product.
In this challenging and dynamic role, you will be part of the Global Program Management team and
will report to the Global Program Manager.

Responsibilities :

Ø Manage one or several Innovation projects with high impact on business;
Ø Manage the project end to end (from Pre-ideation to Launch in main market);
Ø Interact proactively with the other functions, especially the business lead and operations to ensure the overall project objectives.
Ø Deliver product(s)/process(es)/system(s)/solution(s) with defined quality at defined time and cost;
Ø Contribute to the future commercial success of the business by considering the whole picture of the project;
Ø Effectively control scope changes through proactive and open communication with stakeholders;
Ø Plan the End-to-End project with project team contribution and ensure adequate resources and competence levels.
Ø Manage budget within allocated envelop
Ø Facilitate and coach within the project team and enhance the interaction and collaboration between the various experts and external partner
Ø Seek and apply best practices in ways of working (processes, data analysis and decisionmaking in the project team).

Your profile :


Ø PhD, MD, PharmD Sciences or equivalent;
Ø Full proficiency in English;
Ø Minimum of 10 years of experience in Cosmetic development, operations and corporate functions
Ø Minimum of 5 years project management experience;
Ø Demonstrate the courage and ability to solve problems;
Ø Proven communication skills (e.g. presents confidently and convincingly to steering committees);
Ø Has experience in Innovation process or similar;
Ø Proven FMCG experience or similar experience in cosmetic industry;
Ø Entrepreneurial mindset (creative thinking and innovation)

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