Operations and Project Manager (m/f/d)

Full Time
Alfred-Wegener-Straße 2, 60438 Frankfurt am Main, Deutschland
Experienced Professional
March 12, 2024


As Operations and Project Manager you will support the successful development of our Operations team. In close cooperation with the Head of Operations, you will work on strategic issues and assume operational responsibility. With your organisational talent, you will ensure efficient cooperation between different teams, ensure structured project management and always maintain an overview.

  • In cooperation with the Head of Operations, you will take responsibility for key tasks, drive complex projects and support the entire Operations team with your initiatives

  • Take ownership of operational management processes within the Operations division

  • Provide lateral leadership to the Operations teams to ensure timely delivery of services and information across the organisation. Build a common understanding through continuous alignment with all stakeholders

  • Determining and providing suitable key figures in order to assess the performance of the operations processes and derive suitable measures, as well as generating insights and presenting them to management

  • Responsibility for risk management processes

  • Establishing an internal communication strategy within the division and supporting communication, e.g. with regard to the division's vision and strategy or project progress

  • Supporting budget and strategic planning processes



  • Successfully completed studies in the field of natural sciences or economics

  • Extensive experience in operations or supply chain management, ideally within the pharmaceutical industry

  • Expertise and practical experience in project management, preferably including certification (PMP, Prince2, etc.)

  • Strong organisational skills with which you can easily oversee a large number of tasks and projects simultaneously

  • Excellent communication skills and very good written and spoken English skills

  • High level of motivation and sense of responsibility to achieve positive results quickly

  • Team player and ability to engage people around a shared vision

  • Experience in using digital tools to improve ways of working and increase efficiency



  • Individual career development in a purposeful job: you improve the quality of life of our patients!

  • Hybrid work model that allows a good work-life balance

  • Attractive location with good transport links, modern workplaces and a company restaurant (€4.13/menu)

  • Global family business with flat hierarchies and an open, respectful corporate culture

  • Attractive remuneration with extensive social benefits

  • Variety of employer-subsidized benefits such as WellPass (€17.90/month), Germany ticket (10€/month), Corporate Benefits and JobBike

Find our more about our benefits here.




Welcome to Merz Therapeutics, a leading pharmaceutical company that helps people with movement disorders, neurological diseases, liver diseases and other health conditions regain their quality of life.

We are proud to be a family-owned and value-driven company that has been dedicated to serving the needs of our patients for 110 years and is now a global innovation leader with products in more than 90 countries.

Our goal is to use our products to improve treatment outcomes for patients around the world, thereby reducing the burden of suffering for affected people and their surroundings.

Our dedication and commitment to relentless research and development is to ensure that unmet patient needs are identified and appropriate treatments are provided.

Therefore, become part of our international and motivated Merz Therapeutics family now and help us achieve our goal: "BETTER OUTCOMES FOR MORE PATIENTS"

For more information, visit https://www.merztherapeutics.com/.


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