Water purification

Project Manager Quality (m|f|d)

We are currently seeking a Project Manager Quality (m|w|d) for our Operations business based at our headquarters in Goettingen, Germany (Sartorius Lab Instruments GmbH & Co. KG). In this position, you will coordinate and lead projects to enable best practice core quality processes.

What you will accomplish together with us

  • Establish process and tools to enable best practice quality process

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

  • Develop or update existing processes to increase efficiency

  • Cross functional collaboration with different business functions and IT

  • Manage related introduction of these processes to the affected sites

  • Identify training needs, provide training on these core processes 

  • Driving the implementation of Key Performance Indicators during such projects

  • Assuring compliance to applicable international and national regulations, e.g. ISO 9001, ISO 13485:2016, GxP

What will convince us

  • A Bachelor´s degree in science, engineering or related field with focus on Quality Management or a completed vocational training and additional further training and several years of professional experience in project management related to quality management

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

  • Proven project management, workshop and presentation skills

  • Willingness to achieve business targets and embed Quality Improvement into service delivery

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

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

  • Positive relationship management skills with the ability to build and maintain key relationships 

  • Willingness to travel (approx. 30%)

  • Fluent  English; German is a plus but not mandatory

  • 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 R10320
  • Job Begin June 01, 2021
  • Employment Mode Full time
  • Position Regular
  • Functional Area Quality
  • Location Goettingen (Germany)