65 days ago on thestamfordgroup.com

Head of IT

Stamford Consultants AG

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Head of IT

Permanent Role
Ref. # 12349

Active in more than 50 countries and engaged with pharmaceutical research centres, our client, a growing pharmaceutical company based in the Basel area Switzerland, is looking for a Head of IT, a senior key role within the organization.

Key Responsibilities


  • Defines the IT strategy and architecture of the company
  • Responsible for the IT infrastructure locally but also on a global level
  • Take care and ensure alignment of the compliance regulations for IT (GxP)
  • Implement IT-tools in order to improve quality, robustness and integrity, and consistency of data.
  • Define, adapt and optimize all IT processes, ensuring efficient daily IT business
  • Cost responsible for the group-wide IT budget.
  • Line management responsibilities

Ideal Profile


  • Graduate with a Master’s degree in IT or similar
  • Minimum of 10 years work experience
  • Previous experience as a Line Manager (5 years)
  • Strong IT project management background
  • Fluent in English and German
  • Experience in Life Sciences, ideally in the pharmaceutical sector is a great asset
  • Strong entrepreneurial sense and ability to interact with all levels
  • Strong communication, negotiation and leadership skills
  • Reliable team-player, able to work independently with a hands-on approach
  • Strong executive presence with excellent oral and written presentation skills and ability to communicate and influence at all levels

If you match the above skill set I look forward to receiving your application, via this website.


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