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CMC Project Manager (m/f/d)

Country:  Germany
City:  Aachen
Department:  Research & Development
Job ID:  43357


If you’re passionate about changing lives for the better, this is the opportunity you’ve been waiting for. In Research & Development, we’re continuously exploring innovative new treatment options to make a stronger, more positive impact on the lives of the patients we serve. You’ll work with talented colleagues in a state-of-the-art Research & Development environment, developing innovative medicines that change the live of patients for the better and help us make progress towards our vision of a world free of pain. Join us today, and discover the difference you can make.


What the job looks like
Each day you'll enjoy a variety of challenges, such as:


  • Manage CMC Project Plans in alignment with CMC Project Lead
  • Manage CMC-related budgets and provide forecasting information in alignment with CMC Project Lead
  • Manage creation and update of CMC-sections in strategic Development Plans in alignment with CMC Project Lead
  • Manage internal document workflows, and maintain document overview lists of CMC-related project documentation (scientific reports and manufacturing documentation) in alignment with CMC Project Lead
  • Act as window person for CMC regarding maintenance and improvement of electronic Project Management tools and systems
  • Prepare and manage CMC document templates in alignment with Head CMC
  • Coordinate and organize execution of internal CMC improvement initiatives in alignment with Head CMC and in cooperation with CMC Project Leads

What you'll bring to the table
To make the most of this role and truly thrive:


  • University master degree in Natural Sciences or Pharmacy, or engineering background, Ph.D. is a plus
  • More than 5 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry, preferably in functions associated with technical pharmaceutical product development
  • Track record in technical / CMC project management in the pharmaceutical / biotech industry
  • Fluency in (business) English, German language skills is a plus
  • Passionate and experienced in project management and in the use of associated tools
  • Excellent communication skills
  • General knowledge of technical pharmaceutical product development 
  • Broad international/intercultural working experience



About Grünenthal

Grünenthal is a global leader in pain management and related diseases. As a science-based, fully-integrated pharmaceutical company, we have a long track record of bringing innovative treatments and state-of-the-art technologies to patients worldwide. Our purpose is to change lives for the better – and innovation is our passion. We are focusing all of our activities and efforts on working towards our vision of a world free of pain.

Grünenthal is headquartered in Aachen, Germany, and has affiliates in 28 countries across Europe, Latin America and the US. Our products are available in approx. 100 countries. In 2022, Grünenthal employed around 4,400 people and achieved revenues of € 1.7 bn.

Your HR contact:
Simona Frings

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LinkedIn: Grunenthal Group
Instagram: @grunenthal

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