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Do you want to make a significant difference in how the world is looking tomorrow and contribute to the innovation of state-of-the-art, cutting-edge technology products?

Then look no further and join our Corporate Operations area at Männedorf, Zürich as


Head of Global Data Management 80-100%


What you will do

In this challenging and important role, you will lead and manage our activities to ensure high master data quality over the entire data life cycle within SAP R/3. This involves shaping the global team as well as setting the strategy, policies and standards in collaboration with IT and users across Tecan.


Responsibilities will include

  • Lead of the local material master data management team in Switzerland and across locations
  • Creating and implementing policies for effective data management
  • Setting up effective governance standards and a KPI framework to monitor data quality
  • Defining and training SAP R/3 standards and usage by developing instructions and distributing knowledge
  • Hands-on data analysis and maintenance activities, process mass data changes, and data distribution across the organization
  • Supporting users in Operations and Sales to improve processes and efficiency
  • Contributing in projects for digitalization, integration and process improvement


What you bring along

  • Certified computer scientist FH/HF or equivalent education
  • Expert know-how, experience and competence in data management
  • Expert knowledge in SAP R/3 MM module, particularly Material Master and Procurement creation of Queries (SQ02/SQ01), GuiXT
  • Excellent MS Excel skills including creation of complex functions and VBA modules
  • Strong analytical skills and commitment to high data quality
  • Potential in leading a global team
  • Flexibility and agility to work in a matrix organization
  • Proven Project Management experience combined with excellent communication skills
  • Solid teaching and technical writing skills
  • Fluent in German and English
  • Conceptual thinker - strategic as well as pragmatic
  • Willing to take responsibility


What you will get

  • Comprehensive Compensation and Benefits package
  • Progressive employment conditions
  • Exciting career opportunities
  • Wide range of training courses
  • International and diverse environment (30+ different nationalities)
  • Strong company culture with rich history
  • Global mindset with “Swissness” at heart
  • Extremely attractive location overlooking the lake of Zurich


Look no further and apply now!

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We are looking forward to receiving your application online. Please submit your resume (w/o picture and w/o cover letter, reference letters and diplomas are optional).

We will only consider applications that fully meet our requirements.


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Every lab. Every day. Empowered.
Our vision is to empower every laboratory, every day, around the world with Tecan technology, products and support. We will help to shape the future of automated workflows in life sciences and clinical diagnostics through unrivaled expertise, products and customer support.

We care about our culture.
Our values – trust, highest standards and ambition – are the cornerstones of our business, and give us the framework for the Tecan culture. We foster a positive and empowering environment, which allows us to bring our passion and energy to work. This helps us to deliver on our customer promise – ‘Always there for you’.

Legal entity:  Tecan Trading AG
City:  Männedorf
Country:  CH