Geneva, Olten, St. Gallen, Zurich

Area of expertise:

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)

Job Description

As Delivery Lead (f/m/x) for the regions Germany, Austria and Switzerland you are responsible for the successful implementation of Business Applications projects in the Life Science area as well as for the further expansion of this segment.

This is your role in the team: 

  • Your goal is to ensure the complete execution of projects in the Life Science business segment with regard to contractual terms and conditions and to support the pre-sales activities.
  • You define and design the project methodology to achieve the agreed services and solutions for the projects. You will collaborate with other delivery organizations in the Business Applications unit. 
  • You will lead a team of Project Managers, Solution Architects, Consultants and Developers who will be responsible for the operational delivery of client projects.
  • Your tasks also include active management of project risks and escalations. 
  • You ensure that the defined framework conditions of the projects (time, quality, budget) are adhered.
  • You will work closely with the Offering Lead Life Science to coordinate the offering and the associated effort and solution architecture. 

What defines you:

  • Extensive extensive experience in the Life Science environment (e.g. fine chemistry, pharma, cosmetics or medical technology).
  • You have relevant professional experience in the implementation of complex ERP - Microsoft Dynamics 365 projects.
  • You are familiar with modern development and project management methods in the business applications environment.
  • You have more than five years of leadership experience (including people management). 
  • Your way of working is s characterized by entrepreneurial thinking and action.
  • You have excellent communication and negotiation skills and a feeling for sensitive situations.
  • You communicate confidently in German and English.

Even if not all of this fits your profile perfectly, you have an unsatiable thirst for knowledge, bring a lot of enthusiasm, a good sense of responsibility and the ability to empathetically respond to customer needs? Then you're probably a pretty good fit for us, and we'd love to hear from you.

How we make your life more enjoyable:

  • The opportunity to participate in local and international leadership programs opens up new perspectives for you, e.g. as part of the Avanade Leadership Program for Women. 
  • Personal Career Advisor and Mentoring Programm.
  • Attractive compensation package: weekly working time of 40 hours.
  • Flexible working hours and home office in line with project activities possible.
  • In addition, you can equip yourself with various technical devices at low cost through our private device leasing.
  • With Go Team! we have established an internal tax-free bonus program to recognize outstanding performance.
  • A free personal MSDN subscription including Azure quota and unlimited access to Microsoft certifications as well as 80 hours of training budget will take you even further.
  • Very attractive pension plan and very good benefits in occupational and non-occupational accident insurance.
  • Here you can find more Avanade benefits.

We believe that inclusive and diverse teams can overcome any challenge - if you are passionate and courageous about taking on challenges, we are the right place for you. Your application is welcome - regardless of your origin, nationality, faith, disability, age, marital status, partnership status, sexual orientation and gender. With us, you can just be you. Diversity in every form is a matter close to our hearts and an integral part of the Avanade culture.

Information for recruitment agencies: Please note that we do not accept candidate profiles from agencies for this position. We therefore ask you to refrain from sending profiles. Please note that uploading candidate profiles with your email address is a violation of the Data Protection Policy.
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