Project Leader (placering i Stockholm eller i Lund)

BioGaia is currently looking for a driven and experienced Project Leader for a 12 months+ maternity cover (temporary position)*. It’s an excellent opportunity to join a growing company that has created a global network of leading, independent researchers and specialists, in-house experts and commercial partners active in over 90 markets worldwide.

Role Description:
The Project Leader will play a key role in making BioGaia’s probiotic projects a success. You will act as the internal “go-to-person”, communicating and coordinating various types of projects including new developments, line extensions and maintenance of commercial products. You will work cross functionally throughout all phases of the project life time and liaise with multiple stakeholders representing all line functions within BioGaia.

This position will either be based in Stockholm or in Lund and reports to the Head of Product Development. Travelling will be required.

Plan, lead and coordinate projects as agreed (activities, timing, resources and costs) Effective leadership of projects from Idea phase to Closure according the BioGaia Project Process
Accountable for setting and specifying project objectives, timelines, deliveries and resource needs, in line with BioGaia priorities and strategies Accountable for all project related communication and documentation

Education and Experience:

  • You have a relevant scientific or commercial background with a minimum of five years’ experience in Project management from a fast-paced environment within pharmaceutical development, biotech or nutrition
  • Successful experience of working in cross functional teams
  • Fluent in English and Swedish
  • Creative, solution- and action-oriented
  • Finetuned stakeholder management
  • Proactive mindset

Personal Requirements:

BioGaia is currently in a very expansive phase, and Your ability and willingness to bring an outside-in perspective and acknowledge and support strengths within the organisation is central. You have a strong wish to join a small company and work in a fast-paced environment. Your ‘can-do’ attitude and a strong desire to take ownership of many different projects is mandatory as well as your ability to work independently and manage multiple tasks and timelines, while maintaining the focus. This demands excellent organization and communication skills and require a mind set to be business- and action-oriented in a selfless and respectful way.

Do you find this temporary position interesting?

In this process BioGaia have a close cooperation with Academic Search International and direct any questions about the position to Rebecca Eileryd at You apply by registering your details and uploading your CV/Resume through the link below. In this process we will be interviewing candidates on an ongoing basis, therefore we recommend to submit your application as soon as possible, but no later than March 15.

*Note that there might be future permanent job opportunities after the maternity cover.

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