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Senior Chemical Project Manager

Location: Geneva, Switzerland

We value:


  • Master degree in chemical, industrial or process engineering.
  • More than 10 years of experience in fragrance & flavors, food, FMCG, or other fine chemicals industry.
  • Experience in Project Management of large capital projects (+2 million CHF), both in a direct implementation role as Project Engineer and as Project Manager.
  • Experience in Automated Logistics technologies a plus
  • Experience in EPC and EPCM contracts a plus
  • Experience in working within an international environment
  • Leadership skills with ability to build relationship.
  • Certified in project management (PMP, Prince2) and/or continuous improvement ( Six Sigma) a plus
  • French and English fluent

Key Accountabilities:

  • Delivery of end-to-end project management of medium/large capital projects.
  • Managing risks by anticipating bottlenecks, managing priorities, making trade-offs, and balancing business needs versus constraints.
  • Managing all vendors and contractors, from conceptual design to construction.
  • Preparation and presentation of the project KPIs and status to steering committee.
  • Making sure there is a good flow of communication within the project team.
  • Arranging FAT inspections of appropriate purchased equipment and instrumentation prior to delivery when required.
  • Organizing commissioning before final handover to the project owner.
  • Coordination of weekly project team meetings.

We offer:

  • Challenging role and responsibility for key capital projects.
  • Being part of a growing Global Engineering organization.
  • Chance to work for a company committed to sustainability and with a proven track record of more than 120 years of excellence.