(Senior) Contract Manager (f/m/d)

Bachem is a leading, innovation-driven company specializing in the development and manufacture of peptides and oligonucleotides. With over 50 years of experience and expertise Bachem provides products for research, clinical development and commercial application to pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies worldwide and offers a comprehensive range of services. Bachem operates internationally with headquarters in Switzerland and locations in Europe, the US and Asia. The company is listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange. For further information, see www.bachem.com.

To drive our continuous organic growth, we are constantly looking for highly qualified professionals. To strengthen our team in Global Contract Management we are looking for a dedicated (Senior) Contract Manager (f/m/d), 100%.



Your tasks:


  • Draft, interpret and review various types of agreements such as supply, development and quality agreements.
  • Coordinate with internal stakeholders from Contract Management, Business Development, Sales, Quality Assurance, Procurement and other departments as required.
  • Negotiate agreements with external partners independently or jointly with internal stakeholders in alignment with the company’s objectives.
  • Monitor contracts, including the negotiation and expiration status and follow-up with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Manage contracts and inform stakeholders on related obligations.
  • Efficiently manage projects and tasks to completion.



Your profile:


  • Master’s degree in Law with a profound training in contract law.
  • A minimum of 4 years of practical experience in contract drafting and contract negotiation, preferably in the life sciences or pharmaceutical industry.
  • Sufficient scientific knowledge to understand Bachem`s products and services, experience of working in an GXP regulated environment is a plus.
  • Excellent speaking and writing skills in English, with a strong preference on native speakers.
  • Ability to work independently while keeping other informed.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications.



Our offer:


  • A dynamic and rapidly growing work environment with internal development opportunities
  • Flexible working hours with home office days and an option for obtaining additional vacation days through workload reduction
  • Employee development through numerous internal and external training opportunities
  • 60% coverage of pension fund contributions by Bachem AG as well as option for extra-mandatory pension provision with our Pension Plan Plus
  • Access to the Swibeco benefits platform with discounts from external partners
  • Fresh, healthy and varied food in our staff restaurant
  • A wide range of free sports activities on the Bachem Campus


Would you like to drive innovation together with us?


We look forward to receiving your complete application documents via our application portal.


Learn more about the Bachem Group and get inspired by our exciting work environment at our location in Bubendorf!

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