Project Lead for pharma packaging processes and large-scale packaging solutions

Would you like to join a fast-growing, global, pharmaceutical company specialized in European medicine trade? If you are interested in Project Management and have experience from the pharma packaging process and large-scale packaging solutions, this is a unique opportunity for further development and expansion of your professional competencies. You will be the Project Lead in a major project and contribute to the development of our Project Management Organization (PMO).

Your Responsibilities As Project Lead

Abacus Medicine is about to expand our packaging production capacities. We are looking for a Project Lead to drive and manage the project that can secure the demand and needs of our packaging production for the years to come. The project is currently in the early design phases, and we are expecting to move into order placement with suppliers during Q1. The production line consists of semi-automated machinery.

As Project Lead you should be comfortable in handling multiple tasks and making quick decisions. Furthermore, you should be able to ensure progress of the project in a diverse matrix organisation where success can only be achieved in close cooperation with the stakeholders. You will be part of a small project team with many stakeholders, and report directly to the Global Manager of Engineering & Technology Operations. If you have the right profile, you will also be heavily involved in building up a future PMO within Abacus Medicine.

Are You The Right Candidate?

The right candidate for this position should hold a relevant degree within pharma, engineering or similar. A minimum of 3-5 years’ experience from an international company with focus on project management and with experience from pharma packaging organisations.

You must thrive under pressure and have a positive and goal-oriented mindset. Strong communication and networking skills and a flair for creating common goals and generating results will be in focus. The candidate should possess personal drive and have an ambitious and innovative approach to growth.

We expect that you are able to write and speak in English at the highest professional level.

What Can We Offer?

  • A full-time position
  • Workplace in a central location at our HQ at Vesterbro, Copenhagen
  • Delicious lunch arrangement with free fruit and great social events
  • A fun and entrepreneurial workplace where we are driven by community spirit and a desire to be successful
  • Exciting challenges and future career development opportunities in a young and dynamic environment

Your Future Colleagues

Abacus Medicine is mainly located in Hungary, Holland and Denmark. You will be expected to travel to Hungary regularly, but your workplace will be at our HQ in Denmark. In Denmark, you will have 190 other colleagues.

Who Is Abacus Medicine?

Abacus Medicine buys and sells original prescription medicine throughout Europe. At Abacus Medicine, you will be part of a young and international team with a culture built on collaboration, diversity and an entrepreneurial mindset.

If you have the talent, you will get responsibility and outstanding opportunities to develop your career. We are growing fast. Turnover is well above DKK 3 billion and we are heading towards 800 employees. Our headquarters are spacious, attractive and placed in central Copenhagen.


Would you like to know more about the position? Please feel free to contact Mick Nøbbe Rasmussen, Global Manager at

If you wish to apply for the position, please send your resumé and cover letter marked with "Project Lead" to headhunter Jonas Højland at If you have any questions, you can contact him on tel. 60 16 33 49.

Apply no later than 20th of February 2020.

We focus on finding the right candidate and aim to have the new colleague joining our team on the 1st of March or as soon as possible.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Who Is Abacus Medicine?

Through a well-established network of licensed suppliers, we purchase original medicine at a low price in one country and redistribute it to the benefit of the patients in countries with higher prices. We are growing fast and are looking for you and many other bright talents to join more than 700 dedicated colleagues with more than 20 different nationalities in offices across the globe. Abacus Medicine is a family business established in 2004 in Copenhagen, Denmark, by CEO Flemming Wagner and his father. Family values remain an important part of our identity and we look out for each other and work as a team.

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Abacus Medicine A/S
Publiceret: 6. februar 2020