Shire Associate Director Integrated Facilities Management Europe (m/f) in Industriestrasse 67 (Baxalta), United States

This position supports the Center of Excellence for Engineering Operations Contract Management and the global Integrated Facilities Management (IFM) program.

About the position:

  • Provides project management and subject matter expertise (Facility and Contract Management) in support of the IFM program

  • Works closely with IFM vendor and key internal (international) stakeholders to achieve optimal outcomes for Shire

  • Makes decisions related to scope of services, service levels, vendor performance, and overall contract management

  • Monitors IFM program, identifies issues and opportunities, and recommends and implements solutions

  • Collaborates with stakeholders to implement and sustain the IFM program across the company

  • Fosters environment for knowledge sharing and development within the engineering organization

  • Communicates program objectives and processes to key stakeholders to ensure support is provided to achieve overall program objectives

  • Cooperates and communicates daily with diverse Shire teams in Austria, Belgium, Italy and Switzerland

  • Effectively collaborates with customers to understand issues and opportunities and partners with them to implement and govern the overall program

Skills you need:

  • Bachelor’s degree (or higher) in business, engineering or a related area

  • At least seven years of experience in facilities management, engineering, real estate or maintenance with progressively larger and more complex scopes of responsibility

  • Although the position has no line management responsibility, leadership, team building and people management experience would be a great asset

  • Acts as a positive, resilient and collaborative leader with a ‘can do’ approach

  • Understands business drivers, customer needs and global dynamics to create viable strategic plans

  • Develops and maintains strong relationships at various levels with partners and influences key internal and external stakeholders by utilizing excellent interpersonal skills to communicate at all levels

  • Domestic and international travel required periodically

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Your application should include motivation letter and CV. Remuneration corresponds to the respective classification according to the collective agreement. The minimum salary for this position is € 4,500,- gross per month (full-time). Increased payment is possible. In addition we offer many social benefits (e.g. canteen, wellness-center, company kindergarten) to mention just a few of them.

We offer outstanding opportunities to committed and talented people. Sex, age, color of skin, origin, ethnicity, sexual orientation as well as a physical handicap do not matter to us. On the contrary: We promote diversity in every field.

Shire is the leading global biotechnology company focused on serving people with rare diseases and other highly specialized conditions. We strive to develop best-in-class products, many of which are available in more than 100 countries, across core therapeutic areas including Hematology, Immunology, Neuroscience, Ophthalmics, Lysosomal Storage Disorders, Gastrointestinal/Internal Medicine/Endocrine and Hereditary Angioedema; and a growing franchise in Oncology.

Our employees come to work every day with a shared mission: to develop and deliver breakthrough therapies for the hundreds of millions of people in the world affected by rare diseases and other high-need conditions, and who lack effective therapies to live their lives to the fullest.