Vifor Pharma

_Vifor Pharma, ein Unternehmen der Galenica Gruppe, ist eine der weltweit führenden Gesellschaften im Bereich Erforschung, Entwicklung, Herstellung und Vermarktung von pharmazeutischen Produkten zur Behandlung von Eisenmangel. Das Unternehmen bietet zudem mit den spezialisierten Abteilungen in den Bereichen Infektionskrankheiten/OTX und Consumer Healthcare ein diversifiziertes Portfolio an verschreibungspflichtigen Medikamenten und nicht verschreibungspflichtigen (OTC) Produkten an. Vifor Pharma mit Sitz in Zürich, Schweiz, baut seine globale Präsenz laufend aus und verfügt über ein umfassendes Netzwerk aus Tochtergesellschaften und Partnern weltweit. Für weitere Informationen über Vifor Pharma und die Muttergesellschaft Galenica besuchen Sie bitte und
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Location: Switzerland - Glattbrugg/Zurich
Function: IT
Company: Vifor Pharma
Georgia Izzat
Global Talent Acquisition Specialist
+41 58 851 83 78
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About you
In this new position, you will play a key role in a global, multi-year SAP S/4 Program, responsible for the SCM and Manufacturing Modules from the initial Project Implementation to Operations. This position will be based in Glattbrugg and your tasks will include the following:
  • Lead the global SCM and Manufacturing Business Blueprint & Requirements development in close collaboration with business experts, internal/external SAP Experts and Project Management
  • Ensure the cross-functional integration to Finance, Sales and other related functions and systems in full alignment with IT Strategy and Architecture
  • Pro-actively drive continuous improvement of the SAP SCM and Manufacturing Business Processes and solutions
  • Manage and coordinate internal/external partners in projects and operations and support
  • Elaborate, deploy and manage training and key user concepts
  • Manage operations and provide hands-on-support of the SCM/Manufacturing SAP Modules in accordance with IT information security, validation requirements and Operations Level Agreement (OLA)
  • Act as information broker between Key Users, other business stakeholders and Team Leader from IT team on various operational topics, incident progress, planned releases, resource updates
  • Support budget process and intra-year actuals & estimates updates
  • Manage CSV documentation, testing, and change management activities
For this new role, you bring strong, hybrid business-and-technical skills, with deep SAP Logistics and Manufacturing expertise. Supporting the implementation of a new SAP system during the project phase, implementation and later to manage operations, you have an open and collaborative approach, with an influential streak. With your high level of flexibility you also prove to work effectively in a cross-functional organization and bring the following profile:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration or IT with proven professional experience in IT & Business hybrid function
  • Minimum 5 years of deep experience with SAP R/3 SCM & MANUFACTURING  and the related business processes in the Manufacturing Area. Ideally experience with SAP S/4 HANA
  • Experience as an application expert or partial project manager throughout the project lifecycle in implementing SAP Solutions
  • Sound technical understanding of SAP including configuration, customization, administration, interfaces, etc.
  • Proficiency in use of MS Office products (Excel, PowerPoint, Access)
  • Fluency in English and either German or French language (written and oral) would be strongly preferred
  • Pharma and GxP experience very strongly preferred
As a leader and team player, you demonstrate strong communications skills and are able to examine and understand issues from multiple perspectives. Furthermore, you prove to be a reliable person and to have the ability to take a neutral position in conflicting situations. Being part of this project will allow you to underline your entrepreneurial thinking, high level of integrity and act as a role model for others in line with Vifor Pharma values.
About us

Vifor Pharma, a company of the Galenica Group, is a world leader in the discovery, development, manufacturing and marketing of pharmaceutical products for the treatment of iron deficiency. The company also offers a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines as well as over-the-counter (OTC) products. Vifor Pharma, headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, has an increasingly global presence and a broad network of affiliates and partners around the world. For more information about Vifor Pharma and its parent company Galenica, please visit and

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