Project / Program Management

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IT Project / Program Manager (m|f|d)

We are currently looking for an IT Project / Program Manager (m|f|d) for our Project and Portfolio Management team within Sartorius Corporate Administration GmbH. This position will be based in Goettingen or Berlin. Together with cross functional teams of Customers, End users, Solution Architects and Project Coaches you will drive the execution of our Key IT projects while contributing to Sartorius Global Strategy.

What you will accomplish together with us

  • Lead the initiation, planning, execution, monitoring and closure of projects (small to large magnitude) while managing delivery on time, budget, quality

  • Define scopes and project KPIs based on key business requirements and initiate projects together with business and the IT demand management

  • Organize project communication, reporting, escalation and decision making together with stakeholders at each level

  • Co-ordinate internal and external virtual project teams as well as assignment and co-ordination of work packages

  • Establish, monitor and drive the business value delivery via projects using appropriate performance measures and  metrics

  • Ensure smooth transition of the deliverables from project mode to the line function organization

  • Establish, improve and promote project management methods (classical, Agile and hybrid)and best practices across the entire project community

What will convince us

  • An academic background in IT, (business) informatics, (business) engineering or a related discipline

  • Several years of immersion on IT and Digital projects (ideally pertaining to SAP related modules, Manufacturing, Cloud Services, Software Development,  IT Infrastructure and Operations etc)

  • Solid track record on leading projects using Agile, Waterfall or Hybrid setup in a diverse, complex and cross-functional environment

  • Certifications in Agile and traditional project management frameworks would be an advantage ( e.g. SCRUM, KANBAN, PMP, PRINCE etc).

  • Experience with project cost management processes and reporting, including plans, forecasts, budgets, actuals, and accruals

  • Strong leadership, organizational and time management skills

  • Excellent communication skills in dealing with stakeholders at all levels in English (German language would be a plus)

  • You identify with our values: Sustainability, Openness, Joy Identification with our core values: Sustainability, Openness, Enjoyment

What we offer

Our ambition is to simplify progress in life science research and the biopharmaceutical industry to help translate scientific findings into new therapeutics faster and more efficiently. So that more people can obtain access to better medicine. Naerly 14,000 employees at more than 60 production and sales locations worldwide are committed to this vision. And together, we have grown strongly over the past years. Do you also want to contribute to our vision? #Growwithus and benefit from working with a Global Player that has kept its familiar atmosphere:

  • 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 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.

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  • Reference Number R23657
  • Employment Mode Full time
  • Position Regular
  • Functional Area Project / Program Management
  • Location Goettingen (Germany), Berlin (Germany)