Corporate Lead IT Applications (f/m/d) - Finance & HR

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Administrative, Finance, Human Resources
  3. Switzerland
Zürich, Switzerland
Posting date: 29 Sep 2023

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Proclinical are recruiting for a Corporate Lead IT Applications to join a pharmaceutical company. This role is on a permanent basis and is located in Zurich.


  • Responsible of managing IT applications in the areas of finance, controlling, HR, legal and regulatory compliance
  • Leading of the IT Business Partner Support Function Team
  • Identify and evaluate new technologies that could benefit the organization in Finance, Controlling, HR, Legal and Regulatory
  • Develop and implement IT strategies that support business goals and objectives in the support functions area
  • Collaborate with IT teams to ensure the successful delivery of projects in the support functions area
  • Communicate the value of IT investments to business leaders and stakeholders in the support functions area
  • Manage budgets and resources for IT projects and initiatives in the support functions area
  • Participate in the business applications leadership team

Key Skills and Requirements:

  • Bachelor or master's degree in computer science, information technology or Finance/HR
  • Previous 5+ years' experience in the area
  • At least 3 years of management experience
  • Experience managing IT applications in finance, controlling, HR, and regulatory compliance in a highly regulated industry
  • Breadth of technical experience and knowledge, with deep subject matter expertise in some of the following applications: ERP systems (e.g. SAP, Oracle, Microsoft Dynamics), Financial planning and analysis tools, HR information systems (e.g. SuccessFactors, Concur, ADP), Regulatory compliance software (e.g. Veeva)
  • Experience in in project steering/management of business application projects (following certifications are beneficial: PMP, Prince2, Agile…)
  • Fluent English, German is advantageous
  • In-depth understanding of the technological and business aspects of processes and software in Finance and/or HR
  • Drive for excellence and a positive "We make things happen" approach

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Christine Monteverdi on

Proclinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.