Water purification

Manager Business Process & Improvement Quality (m|f|d)

We are currently seeking a Manager Business Process & Improvement (m|f|d) for our business based at our headquarters in Goettingen, Germany (Sartorius Stedim Biotech).

What you will accomplish together with us

  • Leading an international team of Quality Experts

  • Cross functional collaboration with different business functions and Information Technology (IT)

  • Leading global projects for the implementation, improvement or reengineering of specified Quality Core Processes according to predefined requirements by the process owners

  • Leading corresponding global roll-out projects, thereby also taking care about required IT systems

  • Driving the implementation of Key Performance Indicators during such projects

  • Assuring compliance to applicable international and national regulations, e.g. ISO 13485:2016, GxP

What will convince us

  • University degree in Business  Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or equivalent qualification with focus on Quality Management or at least three years experience in quality management functions

  • Leadership skills and experience in leading a team of Quality experts

  • Experience in using Business Process Reengineering tools and creating process documentation (Lean Six Sigma Black/Green Belt would be beneficial)

  • Good GMP knowledge or Medical device knowledge / ISO13485

  • Knowledge in Computerised System Validation preferred

  • Experience in working as part of cross cultural teams

  • Ability to understand and prioritize complex changes

  • Experience in working as part of cross cultural teams

  • Ability to understand and prioritize complex changes within a fast growing company

  • Proven project management, workshop and presentation skills

  • Analytical and process-oriented way of thinking and a positive communication style

  • Willingness to travel (approx. 30%)

  • Excellent English skills

  • Identification with our core values: Sustainability, Openness, Enjoyment

What we offer

Sartorius’ ambition is to simplify progress in the bio- pharmaceutical industry to help translate scientific findings into new therapeutics faster and more efficiently. Nearly 10,000 employees at more than 60 sites are working together on achieving our goal: Better health for more people. And together, we have grown strongly over the past years. Enjoy the advantages of working with a global player:  

  • Opportunity for international career development: a global network offering seminars and training sessions, expert and manager career paths

  • Open and highly collaborative culture: mutual support within teams and working as equals, team spirit and international collaboration

  • Work-life balance: Working from home at many sites

  • Intelligent working environment: working in smart buildings with the latest technology and equipment

  • Ambitious goals: Sartorius plans to double its sales revenue approximately every five years and expects to grow its global team to approximately 15,000 people in 2025.

We look forward to receiving your application.


We look for employees who would like to grow with us and move the innovative life sciences sector forward. In the process, we focus on agile project work, mutual support within teams and working as equals. Sartorius thrives as a company with people who give their very best every day and who are eager to develop personally and professionally.

Further insights into our world of work can be found here.

Laboratory Weighing Services
  • Reference Number R8823
  • Job Begin July 01, 2021
  • Employment Mode Full time
  • Position Regular
  • Functional Area Quality
  • Location Goettingen (Germany)