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Correlation Ventures

Transfer Out Project Management - all genders - Fixed-term contract until 30.11.2024



Frankfurt, Germany
Posted on Monday, September 11, 2023

About the job

Our Team:

MSAT (Manufacturing Science, Analytics and Technology) Microbial & Injectables Drug Product Technology Transfer and Life Cycle Management Support Insulins is responsible for the transfer of products, processes & analytics. The Project Manager ensures that projects are implemented on time and within budget, and that the content of projects is coordinated with all expert groups.

Main responsibilities:

  • Lead of internal or external product transfers or technology projects considering all GMP aspects and always ensuring compliance with requested quality

  • Collaborate with all functional representatives (production, regulatory, QC, QA, technic etc.) to set up a project plan which ensures achievement of all milestones requested by corresponding customers (external companies)

  • Capturing, tracking and communication of project timelines costs, resources and risks in order to provide full visibility of all project related topics.

  • Regular reporting of project progression also in a global business environment

  • Careful management of risks linked to defined projects during development, after launch and commercialization, as well as development of innovative problem-solving strategies

  • Full understanding of project related scientific backgrounds, strategic decisions and project correlations

  • Collaborate effectively with peers, stakeholders and partners across the organization to positively impact business results

  • Embrace change and innovation and initiate new and improved ways of working

  • Take responsibility for developing one’s self and others in anticipation of future business needs

About you

Education and professional Experience

  • Advanced Degree in natural sciences (PhD, M.Sc., Diplo, Engineer) like pharmacy, chemistry, biotechnology or similar

  • Several years in Pharmaceutical / Biotech industry in relevant position (production, QC, QA, regulatory, technic etc.)

  • Ideally experience in Transfer-Out Projects

  • Experience in managing and leading teams

  • Experience in managing budget, resources, interfacing with Human Resources and Finance

  • Experience in representing the position / function at senior management meetings

  • High level of understanding of R&D and IA project challenges, critical path activities and bottlenecks that prevent progression

Soft skills

  • Very high level of communication skills (written and oral)

  • Strong negotiation skills and ability to influence

  • Capability to engage people, lead change management and therefore motivate employees

  • Leadership skills in a project and matrix environment. Skills to influence an international matrix organization

  • Proven ability to anticipate, identify, define and solve problems of high complexity and crisis’

  • Proven ability to lead, providing vision and fostering collaboration across units and functions within the company

Technical skills

  • Excellent knowledge in the use and application of excel, (SAP, Shine etc.)

  • Good knowledge in MS project and other project management tools

  • Proven ability to make internal and external presentations representing the company


  • Excellent written, oral communication and presentation skills in English and German

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