Fresenius Kabi Norge AS

The plant in Halden specializes in the production and distribution of IV Drugs and Standard solutions, both for Fresenius Kabi worldwide and through product partnering. In Norway, we currently have a factory in Halden and a marketing office in Oslo, and we have just over 550 employees.

Fresenius Kabi Norge AS is part of the German group Fresenius SE, with headquarters in Frankfurt, Germany. The group currently has over 300,000 employees, in more than 100 different countries around the world. For more information - See our website:

We are looking for an experienced Project Manager within the Pharmaceutical Industry

The position’s objective is to lead new pharmaceutical projects from initiation to product launch worldwide - meeting the targets of involved stakeholders by active stakeholder management and suitable project management methods.

Main responsibility areas

  • Plan and ensure project execution for new product projects for internal Fresenius Kabi stakeholders and Fresenius Kabi Contract Manufacturing third party customers
  • Responsible for project definition, scope and detailed planning accordingly
  • Responsible for budgets and cost follow up for the projects within your portfolio

Main work tasks

  • Project execution for implementation of new products for commercial launch according to time, cost and quality
  • Be main point of contact between the customer and PU Halden from project initiation to product launch
  • Follow up and provide information to key stakeholders in a timely manner
  • Seek and negotiate solutions that are in the best interest for the project, PU Halden and customer
  • Establish and maintain a long-term relationship with customers and collaborating partners internally and externally

Formal education

  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree in chemistry, pharmacy, food processing, technical engineering, business or other relevant education
  • Formal competence or experience in project management is an advantage
  • Good knowledge of common tools as Office projects as MS Word, Excel, MS Project etc
  • Business language: English


  • Minimum 2 years of experience from project management; candidates with experience from the pharma industry will be given preference
  • Experience in sophisticated manufacturing environments strongly preferred
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with demonstrated ability to partner cross functionally
  • Understanding of Quality Standards and experience working within a highly regulated industry with extensive documentation requirements
  • Candidates with knowledge of laboratory techniques, chemistry, production process or pharmaceutical packaging will be given preference
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and manage stress
  • Written and verbal fluency in English and Norwegian
  • Minimum 5-10 years’ work experience

Personal Characteristics

The position requires patience, perseverance, and critical thinking.
In addition, the person we are looking for also needs to possess the following characteristics:

  • Creative and proactive leader; assertive and decisive
  • Solution oriented and flexible; comfortable with change
  • Analytical with strategic mindset
  • Team builder and goal setter
  • Able to manage stress and perform under pressure

We are looking for a candidate with future development potential within Fresenius Kabi Norway/ the Group. We can offer an exciting working environment in a company under development. We have many benefits for our employees, such as organized sports activities and cabins

If you would like more information about the position, please contact Pharmaceutical Projects Department Manager Jody Scholz, tel +47 938 93 537 or HR Business Partner:  Applicants will be considered on an ongoing basis.

Application deadline 13 december, 2021