In this role you will be leading specified investigations, problem solving or improvement projects/programs in different business areas in Vienna (Production Sites, Engineering and Manufacturing Science). All engagements within those areas will be based on a highly collaborative approach by mastering lean six sigma methodologies and tools.
Your new Opportunity:
Lead and drive complex investigations and rapid response task forces by applying analytical / Problem Solving skills (Lean Six Sigma tools and methodologies/DMAIC process)
Run and drive major improvement programs (such as Right First Time initiatives, Discard Reduction Programs)
Partner with Operational Excellence colleagues to train and coach Six Sigma Green Belts, Lean Leaders, and Sponsors
Reports to either Manufacturing Science, Engineering or Business Excellence
Your Skills and Qualifications:
Preferably certified as a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt
Proven expertise in delivering sustainable results using statistical analysis tools, project management, Problem Solving, Lean and Six Sigma methods
Demonstrated leadership of cross-functional teams
Advanced degree in a scientific discipline (Biology, Chemistry, Biotechnology, …)
Results-oriented and clear communication at all levels of the organization
At least basic GMP knowledge
Excellent command of English and German
At Takeda, we are transforming the pharmaceutical industry through our R&D-driven market leadership and being a values-led company. To do this, we empower our people to realize their potential through life-changing work. Takeda encourages and supports its employees by trainings, job rotations and mentoring. A balanced work - life ratio (recognition for work and family, company kindergarten) and numerous benefits (fitness center, cafeteria, etc.) complete our profile as a top employer. For more insights into Takeda click here.
We foster an inclusive, collaborative workplace, in which our global teams are united by an unwavering commitment to deliver Better Health and a Brighter Future to people around the world. Gender, age, skin color, background or sexual orientation play no role in this as we actively promote diversity. We equally address people with disabilities. In the course of a recruitment process which is as free of barriers as possible, we encourage you to mention all relevant information in this context in your application!
Motivated employees must be remunerated appropriately. The minimum salary for this important and responsible position is € 4.369,11 gross per month (full time, collective wage agreement for the chemical industry). The actual remuneration package will be guided by your professional experience and your qualifications, so increased payment is possible.
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