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Project Manager, Contract Manufacturing Operations

Date: Nov 20, 2021

Location: Shanghai Xinzhuang, CN

Company: Evonik Industries AG

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Project Manager, Contract Manufacturing Operations

The term of employment is limited to months.


Location: China : Shanghai Xinzhuang

Function: Engineering

Career Level: Senior professionals (> 5 years)

Legal Entity: Evonik Degussa (China) Co., Ltd. Shanghai Branch

Business Line: Animal Nutrition


What we offer

You will work on exciting and challenging topics together with a team in an ultra-modern, innovative and creative environment. Intensive on-the-job training with expert colleagues guarantees you will quickly become familiar with your duties and perform them independently. Performance related pay and the opportunity for personal and professional development are of course part of the package. Since 2009 Evonik Industries AG has been certified as a family-friendly company by the German Hertie Foundation.

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  • Implement different partnership (including contract manufacturing) projects assigned according to the progress of AN business in Asia North, including but not limited to
    * Potential partner screening, evaluation and qualification
    * Due diligence
    * Technical negotiation, and support business negotiation
    * Technology transfer 
    * On-site support in partners' site
    * Support JV integration 
    * Engineering studies for technology and/or asset upgrade
    * Support, manage and/or implement investment projects
    * Other project tasks assigned if any
  • Manage partnership (including contract manufacturing) during operations: 
    * Maintain good relationships with Chinese partners and Evonik functional departments in routine communication
    * Execute tasks assigned and/or delegated by Product manager & global SCM, if any
    * Coordinate CM partner operation processes to best support AN business
    * Support, monitor and supervise PT operation in JV
    * Support partner in implementation of manufacturing best practices
    * Represent Evonik interests in partnerships in alignment with product manager and/or business responsible
    * Other PT tasks assigned if any


  • Bachelor and above, major in Biotechnology / fermentation preferred, or Chemistry, Manufacturing, Engineering, or related major
  • min. 5 years in career, working experiences in manufacturing, engineering, and/or technology
  • Fluent in English
  • Intercultural working experiences
  • Good cooperation and communication skills 
  • Frequent travelling is part of this job
  • Character of embracing uncertainty 

Your Application

To ensure the fastest process of your application and to protect the environment, please apply online via our careers portal at https://careers.evonik.com.



Please note that Evonik will not accept any unsolicited application documents sent by staffing firms. Evonik works in conjunction with preferred service providers and will not pay any fee to staffing firms in the absence of an appropriate framework agreement. Should Evonik receive a candidate profile from a staffing firm with which it has no framework agreement, and should this candidate subsequently be considered in the recruitment process or offered employment, no claims from the staffing firm will be entertained in this regard.