Manager Consulting

Ideas need initiative.


Werum IT Solutions is the world’s leading supplier of manufacturing execution systems (MES) and manufacturing IT solutions for the pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical industries. Werum’s PAS-X software product is run by more than half of the world’s top 30 pharmaceutical and biotech companies as well as many mid-sized drug manufacturers. Founded in 1969, Werum is headquartered in Lüneburg, Germany, and has locations in Europe, America, and Asia. Werum is part of the Körber Group’s Business Area Pharma Systems.


 
The Business Area Pharma Systems provides high quality solutions for the production, inspection and packaging of pharmaceutical products and units seven internationally successful companies under one roof.


The Körber Group is an international technology group with around 10,000 employees all over the world. It unites technologically leading companies with more than 100 production, service and sales locations and offers its customers solutions, products and services in the Business Areas of Körber Digital, Logistics Systems, Pharma Systems, Tissue and Tobacco.

For our location in Parsippany we are looking for

Manager Consulting

Tasks:

  • Analyze the business requirements of all departments to determine their consulting needs
  • Organize and teach best practice product workshops at customer sites
  • Develop, monitor and implement client’s deployment plan
  • Control client’s implementation approach and identify improvements
  • Oversee IT professionals engaged in the design of client information systems
  • Analyze and enhance efficiency, stability and scalability of client systems
  • Devise and establish IT policies and systems to support the implementation of strategies set by upper management
  • Build relationships with clients and exploit opportunities
  • Manage IT initiatives and collaborate with in-house technical staff
  • Identify the need for improvements, changes or new staff and report to upper management
  • Control utilization of personnel and prepare reports to upper management

Qualifications:

  • A degree in IT / Computer Science or relevant field
  • 10-15 years of experience in the life sciences industry using PAS-X
  • In-depth knowledge of life science requirements for MES vendors
  • Sound understanding of the PAS-X application
  • Outstanding communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills; a second language is mandatory
  • Understanding of and ability to apply life science skills and concepts
  • Excellent understanding of regulatory requirements and GMP/GAMP principles
  • Proven experience in managing IT personnel
  • Experience in planning of information technology projects
  • Excellent organizational and leadership skills
  • Experience in project management; a certification (PMP/IPMA) is a plus