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CQV Planner – 5152 CBO

Our client, a global market leader in the production and process support of active pharmaceutical ingredients, both in the chemical and biotechnology sectors, is looking for a CQV Planner to manage and coordinate the planning and scheduling of CQV for a large Project as part of the project controls team.

This is initially a 12-18 months contract role with possibility of extension, based in the Valais area of Switzerland.


Main Responsibilities:

·      Management of the CQV Primavera P6 schedule at level III & IV.

·      Finite tracking of CQV delivery using Microsoft Excel and Primavera P6.

·      Knowledge management to include maintenance of schedule basis documents such as deliverable and interdependency matrices.

·      Lead or assist cross-functional teams in interactive planning sessions and drive inputs to the schedule in accordance with site and project planning procedures.

·      Monitor schedule deviations and variances and assist in the developing of alternative methods for corrective action.

·      Prepare and provide schedule progress reports, trending charts and schedule analysis on a periodic basis.

·      Responsible for CQ schedule governance to be managed using the CQ Schedule Build Report.

·      Active involvement in analysis of the integrated project schedules.

·      Review schedules with project team members on a regular basis to ensure that accurate and timely data is incorporated in the schedule.

·      Prepare reports in accordance with internal procedures and as required by Project Management, to provide status on the project schedule and critical project issues.


Qualifications and Experience:

· Relevant working/residency permit or Swiss/EU-Citizenship required.

·      Degree in Engineering, Science, or Business Management degree preferred, or equivalent experience.

·      Relevant experience of managing, administrating and working within a multiuser Primavera P6 project environment.

·      8+ years of experience in planning and ensuring accurate schedules are controlled for large (> 100 Mio CHF) projects.

·      Ability to interpret schedule data in a consistent and efficient manner and articulate relevant information to senior management.

·      Experience working in a global environment.

·      Experience in Biopharmaceutical facilities, start-up, CQV planning preferred.

·      Strong analytical skills to conduct analysis of complex/large data sets, draw conclusions accordingly, and prepare and support decisions.

·      Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a fast-paced environment.

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