Headquartered in Saint-Prex, Switzerland, Ferring Pharmaceuticals is a research-driven, specialty biopharmaceutical group active in global markets. The company identifies, develops and markets innovative products in the areas of reproductive health, urology, gastroenterology, endocrinology and orthopaedics. Ferring has its own operating subsidiaries in nearly 60 countries and markets its products in 110 countries. To learn more about Ferring or its products please visit www.ferring.com.
In our Headquarter in St-Prex/Lausanne (Switzerland), we are looking for a:
Manufacturing Network Operations Performance Intern
The purpose of this internship is to define, develop, test and adjust the performance dashboards that will be used by the TechOps organization, the site leaders to monitor their performance on the elements of Safety, Quality, Delivery & Cost. This internship will be key for both providing visibility on how the network of 12 manufacturing sites is performing and therefore identify where specific attention is needed and for standardizing how performance is being measured on all sites. This will be done in close alignments with key stakeholders from surrounding departments (Supply Network Operations, Manufacturing Technology & Science, Strategy, Finance, EHS).
A set of both soft & technical skills will be required for this internship.
An extensive knowledge of sharepoint & powerBI software platforms is required
A good understanding of the best practices to use when designing dashboards (elements to display, standard structure, graphs types, etc?)
Knowledge of databases
Some understanding of how industrial operations work
A good understanding of Excel including VBA
Ability to quickly learn new things
Ability to communicate & convince stakeholders
Ability to communicate in a structured and impactful way
Dealing with ambiguity
High level of autonomy is also required
What we can offer you:
-Work with experienced professional from the pharma industry operations
-Exposure to key strategic topics such as performance management
-Exposure to Manufacturing site heads
-An experience to strengthen your skills and put them in practice.
-A great first (or second) experience in the pharma industry!
This internship will be carried out in several phases:
-Establish the review scenarios in-line with the future network governance structure (we foresee weekly, monthly, quarterly KPIs)
-Develop the KPIs
oDefine the data sources for each KPIs
oEstablish the first graphs in alignment with the standard format
oValidate the graphs & data with the relevant stakeholders
oIncorporate in the KPIs on the dashboards
-Validate the dashboards with network of site heads and key stakeholders
-Compile documentation in a standard operating procedure & develop training materials in a digital format
Once the dashboards of the network has been established, an aligned standard dashboard for the sites will be develop (with both similar & different KPIs based on relevance)
If you think this internship could fit with your professional project, do not hesitate to apply online !