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Senior Project Manager (German Speaking)


Posted on Jul 24, 2022 by Actalent

Basel, Switzerland
Immediate Start
Annual Salary


One of our biggest pharma client is currently looking for Senior Project Managers, who are SAFe certified.

As a Project Manager, you will assemble, guide, empower and serve the team through excellence in project delivery resulting in value creation for our business and eventually, our patients. You will be responsible for leading a team to deliver project outcomes, products and services in a complex IT environment by selecting the best project delivery method (ie Agile principles and practices or Waterfall) that best fit the business needs. Therefore, the Project Manager can take on one, or a combination, of the following roles in a squad, project or program: Program Manager, Project Manager, Squad Lead, Agile Coach or Scrum Master.

The ideal candidate:

Has an agile mindset with ability to pivot between roles and approaches based on team needs

Champions Agile principles and practices within the squad and leads by example

Has a strong focus on delivering MVP's, focused on incremental value rather than perfection

Has strong soft skills typically required in stakeholder engagement (empowering people, influencing, negotiation, conflict management)

Exhibits servant leadership style towards the product owner, scrum master, development team and the wider organization

As part of one or more of those roles, you will:

Engage with Leadership, both business and IT, to collaborate on the delivery of value at a rate that is sustainable and digestible for the team and business

Ensure promised business value is being earned by leveraging the value creation or value maintenance framework

Orchestrate the formation of a squad and once established, closely interact with the product owner, partners and the development team

Source of skills that are supplied by Pharma Informatics or other Technology partners

Guide the squad on self-organizing to fill in the intentional gaps left in the Agile/Scrum frameworks

Coach the team to learn and adopt agreed ways of working and reacting to potential challenges and questions

General information:

Start date: ASAP

Extension: possible (multi year)

Workload: 100%

Work location: Basel/Kaiseraugst

Remote: possible on request

Team: based on assignment

Please apply or contact me via email on: (see below) to find out more about this amazing new long-term engagement with our client.

Job Title: Senior Project Manager (German Speaking)

Location: Basel, Switzerland

Job Type: Contract

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