We are looking for a Label Operations Specialist (m / f / d) to join our team at our site in Schachen-Werthenstein (full-time, permanent contract).
Our Supply Chain team ensures inventory is consistently available to meet customer demand. We coordinate all aspects of supply through supply planning, sourcing, making, inventory management, packaging and delivery.
We partner across the Marketing, Finance and Manufacturing organizations to build a robust demand and supply plan and ensure we get products to the right customer, at the place, at the right time.
You will be working with a medium sized team consisting of 8 other colleagues. You will report directly to the Manager Planning and Scheduling and your primary purpose is to design clinical labels using label print software (CSLS).
Your responsibilities :
Proposing label sizes and study designs based on country-specific label text
Serving as SME for various questions on clinical labels from other teams
Coordinating / advising Operations Planner on label strategy for a clinical packaging job
Reviewing county-specific label text on accuracy and regulatory requirements
Handling of randomization schedules for clinical studies
Reviewing and release of label batch record documents
Ensuring activities are completed within given timelines and timely escalation when issues arise
Designing of Clinical Labels for primary and secondary packaging jobs
Working according to GMP standards and internal guidelines
Your profile :
You completed an Apprenticeship (Laboratory, Pharmacy, Business administration etc.) and have some years experience in the clinical supplies packaging / labeling operation
You are familiar with GMP requirements, quality procedures and SOP execution
You have an eye for detail, are flexible and team- oriented
You are diligent and quality- oriented
You are able to organize and manage multiple tasks at once and meet deadlines
You have good German (B2) and English (C1) - verbal and written - language skills
Our Manufacturing & Supply Division is dedicated to being the most trusted supplier of bio-pharmaceuticals worldwide. Our facilities, along with our external contractors, suppliers, and partners, create a reliable global manufacturing network that’s devoted to delivering a high quality, reliable supply to customers and patients on time, every time.
Our company has had a presence in Switzerland since 1963. With a regional office and manufacturing / packaging facility, Lucerne is considered the center of operations.
Approximately 1,000 people work collaboratively at the four Lucerne locations (Tribschenstrasse, Citybay, Schachen and Kriens).
A fifth location has been recently established in Zurich, aimed at accelerating the development and commercialization of many of our company’s medicines and vaccines, which supports our mission to save and improve lives around the world.
The new location has a target date of 2021 for operational readiness.
We are proud to be certified as a Top Employer Switzerland and Top Employer Europe showing the company’s commitment to our employees and the community around us.
Our Werthenstein BioPharma site in Schachen is where we conduct cutting-edge research, develop and analyze new biological agents, produce new products and supply clinical trial products for global clinical studies.
The site is also home to one of our global forensic laboratories where we carefully monitor our products through the supply chain to ensure security and safety for our patients.
Who we are
We are known as Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth, New Jersey, USA in the United States and Canada and MSD everywhere else. For more than a century, we have been inventing for life, bringing forward medicines and vaccines for many of the world's most challenging diseases.
Today, our company continues to be at the forefront of research to deliver innovative health solutions and advance the prevention and treatment of diseases that threaten people and animals around the world.
What we look for
Imagine getting up in the morning for a job as important as helping to save and improve lives around the world. Here, you have that opportunity.
You can put your empathy, creativity, digital mastery, or scientific genius to work in collaboration with a diverse group of colleagues who pursue and bring hope to countless people who are battling some of the most challenging diseases of our time.
Our team is constantly evolving, so if you are among the intellectually curious, join us and start making your impact today.
We are proud to be a company that embraces the value of bringing diverse, talented, and committed people together. The fastest way to breakthrough innovation is when diverse ideas come together in an inclusive environment.
We encourage our colleagues to respectfully challenge one another’s thinking and approach problems collectively. We are an equal opportunity employer, committed to fostering an inclusive and diverse workplace.