KPMG

Director LifeScience Compliance

KPMG is a leading advisor to the Life Sciences industry, providing a wide range of services to help organizations grow their business, enhance performance, and manage risks throughout their life cycles – from research and development through approval, commercialization and expansion.
 
Location: Zurich
Start date: By arrangement

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Responsibilities & Profile

Your responsibilities

  • Develop business by growing existing accounts and identifying opportunities with new clients
  • Collaborate on internal multi-disciplinary engagements and client service teams to broaden and enhance the customer experience
  • Direct multiple client engagements providing ethics and compliance advisory services in the pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device sectors
  • Lead multi-disciplinary project teams in delivering consulting services to global clients
  • Coach and grow this diverse team and participate therefore in recruitment activities
  • Develop marketing strategies based on changes in the regulatory and enforcement environment
  • Oversee project administration including contracting, budget management, staffing and resource allocation
  • Promote knowledge sharing and develop staff
  • Actively develop your personal network as well as the international KPMG network
 

Your profile

  • Master's degree in a relevant field
  • At least 8 years of relevant industry providing professional services to life sciences companies or working in a life sciences compliance role
  • Consulting experience is an absolute must
  • Proficient project management skills are necessary
  • Commitment to quality service delivery, client oriented and dedicated personality
  • Proven track record in client relationship and business development, including sales and acquisition experience on large international clients
  • Demonstrated experience in leadership and team mentoring and performance management
  • Significant understanding of the domestic and global regulatory landscape and challenges currently facing the life sciences industry
  • Ability and willingness to travel
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English. Language skills in German are highly welcomed but not necessary

Why KPMG

Benefits

Targeted career development and internal and external attractive training and further education options
Targeted career development and internal and external attractive training and further education options
 
Possibilities for global and Switzerland-wide mobility across all sectors and locations
Possibilities for global and Switzerland-wide mobility across all sectors and locations
 
 
 
25-30 days of leave, option for compensation of overtime (with the exception of management staff); management staff receive an additional 4 to 6 days of leave
25-30 days of leave, option for compensation of overtime (with the exception of management staff); management staff receive an additional 4 to 6 days of leave
 
Maternity leave of 16 weeks, paternity leave of 5 days and free advice from the external family service
Maternity leave of 16 weeks, paternity leave of 5 days and free advice from the external family service
 
 
 
Ancillary benefits may apply to certain positions (e.g. fixed-contract positions).

KPMG as an employer

Your future team

We invite you to become part of a high performing, successful team in a thriving and engaging culture. Our Life Sciences Compliance practice helps our clients build solutions to tackle emerging risks across the globe. We are part of an international network that collaborates to provide innovative and tailored solutions to organizations ranging from biotech start-ups to multinational corporations.
 

About KPMG

KPMG is known for providing clear and consistent solutions in the areas of auditing and advisory services. The broad palette of services across many subject matters and industries allows the provision of multidisciplinary services from a single source for our clients on the one hand and diverse careers and development options for our employees on the other hand. Our dealings are fair and frank and we strive to always look at the results of our work through the eyes of our clients. At KPMG, we are aware that if we add value for our clients, we also do the same for ourselves.

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Contact person

Simon Reiser

Human Resources
+41 58 249 79 62
kpmg.ch/careers
Simon Reiser
 
To apply for this vacancy, please provide your cover letter, CV and all relevant certificates. We look forward to receiving your application.

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