Pharma / Medical

On behalf of our esteemed Customer, a Company in the Pharma field, we are recruiting the following profile, to join their plant based in Lugano Area


Main responsibilities and activities:

  • Management of a team of about 40 people, operating in compliance with approved plans and strategies, company policies and procedures and safety regulations;
  • Definition of production objectives together with the Operations Management;
  • Management of the Shift Leaders’ team
  • Coordination of activities with the Heads of the other Departments (Maintenance, Industrialization, Quality, Logistics and Planning) to guarantee the correct progress of orders in compliance with deadlines, technical and quality specifications;
  • Management and enhancement of employees’ autonomy, motivation and performance through active involvement, training and the development of the team in collaboration with Human Resources;
  • Responsible for the implementation of corporate policies and strategies;
  • Elaboration and analysis of results based on performance indicators, established in collaboration with the Head of Manufacturing Excellence and with the Heads of the other Departments;
  • Optimization of production processes with the support of the Manufacturing Excellence team.


  • Degree in industrial, mechanical or materials engineering
  • Consolidated experience as Head of highly automated and Total Quality production organizations, preferably in the Pharma-Medical Devices / GMP field
  • Good knowledge of English
  • Strong capability to work with an high workload and a result-oriented approach
  • Strong proactivity and problem solving attitude
  • Strong leadership skills, ability to develop the team and to maintain a safe, engaging and stimulating work environment
  • The following skills/experiences are an advantage:
  • Lean Six Sigma or Six Sigma Green Belt certification
  • Good knowledge of SAP
  • Previous experience in managing change and organizational development in the manufacturing sector


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