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Lilly (company)


Posted on : 28 May 2017

Project Description

  • We are the Swiss affiliate of one of the major American multinational, pharmaceutical companies.
  •  As a leading, innovation-driven corporation, our company is developing a growing portfolio of first -and best-in-class pharmaceutical products to meet some of the world's most urgent medical needs. 
  • We focus our internal research efforts primarily on four core therapeutic areas: neuroscience, endocrine disorders, cancer and autoimmune diseases. 
  • Our company's global employees number approximately 40’000, and our medicines are marketed in 120 countries.
  • Our company  is consistently ranked as one of the best companies in the world to work for and generations of company employees have sustained a culture that values excellence, integrity and respect for people.   

  •  Reporting to Director company Export you will be responsible for supervising a team of Supply Chain Associates engaged in 3rd Party trade, inter-company and sub-contracting / contract manufacturing operations and take care of financial planning & reporting activities related to company External Manufacturing Organizations such as EMEAA.
  •  In this position you will ensure the successful cooperation with all company contract manufacturing and supply chain organizations (EMEAA, EMSJ, EEM AP, API EM, and Global Supply Chain). 
  • You will liaise with internal business development, legal and quality organizations to ensure that contracts, agreements and MRD’s accurately reflect on-going business, to understand contractual obligations and to ensure good governance. 
  • You will monitor and evaluate supply chain process effectiveness and initiate process changes if needed. 
  • You will ensure that maintaining OSSCE Class-A is a priority. You will ensure compliance to SOX, financial policies, procedures and SOPs and established GMPs. 
  • You will review and/or develop policies & procedures to guarantee adequate business control. 
  • You will be involved in the Financial planning & reporting for diverse company EMOs and provide financial/compliance support for Capital Projects.  

  • To be successful, you need to be able to build collaborative relationships with stakeholders.
  • You have very strong communication skills, a compliance mind-set, are solutions orientated and enjoy a challenge.   

  • Accounting degree preferred, experience in manufacturing finance, supply chain  activities and cost accounting and/or in General accounting and/or audit Ability to learn quickly and adapt to a new environment is key Excellent communication skills, both written and oral, ability to work successfully in a virtual environment Excellent people manager with a strong interest in coaching and development. Ability to work independently
  • Strong team player, demonstrated ability to take initiatives, results-oriented and well organized 
  • At ease with Microsoft office applications, strong SAP knowledge Fluent written/spoken English, conversational French, other European languages an asset. 


We offer: 
  • The chance to join one of the most successful pharmaceutical companies. 
  • An interesting role within our organization as well as many varied and enriching contacts.