IT Manager (m/f/d) for License mgt, Provider mgt and IT-Controlling

CordenPharma International (CPI) Plankstadt
Plankstadt, DE

CordenPharma International

Plankstadt, DE

CordenPharma International (CPI)

CordenPharma is a leading full-service contract development and manufacturing organization (CDMO) of active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs), excipients and pharmaceuticals Drug Products (DP) and packaging capabilities with > 2’600 employees across the world. Our services enable pharmaceutical and biotech companies to manufacture medicines with the ultimate goal of improving people’s lives.

Our network in Europe and the US offers flexible and specialized solutions across five technology platforms: Peptides, Lipids & Carbohydrates; Injectables; Highly Potent & Oncology; and Small Molecules. We strive for excellence in supporting this network and are committed to providing the highest quality products for the well-being of patients.

To strengthen our Global IT team we are looking as soon as possible for an

IT Manager (m/f/d) for
License mgt, Provider mgt and IT-Controlling

which will be located in Basel (CH) or Plankstadt (Germany)

In this role you will support our Global Head of IT in the areas of license management, provider management and IT controlling.

Main activities and responsibilities:

    License Management

  • >>  Responsibility for central license management (main focus on Microsoft Client, Server, Cloud), i.e. for ensuring transparency, cost-effectiveness and compliance
  • >>  Creation and ongoing maintenance of license balance-sheet (installed, acquired, delta) incl. compliance check (over-, under-coverage)
  • >>  Creation, communication and further development of license guidelines (procurement, deployment, etc.)
  • >>  Monitoring of license lifecycles: from planning and procurement to deployment and de-installation.
  • >>  Close cooperation with license providers; tracking of licensing models and management of license agreements
  • >>  Identification and implementation of optimization potentials
    Provider Management

  • >> Proactive control and monitoring of the service delivery of the central service providers
  • >> Ongoing optimization of service delivery and implementation of quality assurance and quality improvement measures
  • >> Coordination of IT service providers in the event of deviations from agreed KPIs

  • >> Plan, control and monitor IT costs and the IT budget
  • >> Establish, monitor and further develop KPIs for measuring IT performance
  • >> Economic evaluation of IT projects


  • >>  Bachelor or master degree in business-informatics or comparable qualification (study/professional experience)
  • >> Several years of experience in at least two fields of “license management” and/or “Provider management” and/or “IT Controlling”
  • >>  Good knowledge of as SAM Tool like Snow or Flexera is a plus
  • >>  Good knowledge in service management as well as defining and ensuring compliance with SLA’s and KPI’s. is plus
  • >> Good understanding of numbers, it-costs, ROI calculations is a plus
  • >> Strong service-orientation, Well-structured and self-driven personality
  • >> Strong analytical and communication skills as well as ability to move confidently in an international environment
  • >> Fluent in English and intermediate command of german language

What we offer:

  • >>  Dynamic, fast-paced work environment
  • >>  Positive working atmosphere and open leadership culture focusing on continually improving the processes to remain innovative
  • >>  Potential for career growth on an expanding team within an organization dedicated to improve the quality of living of people
  • >> Possibility to work remotely

If you enjoy working in a team and are interested in a varied area of responsibility, if you think and act beyond your own area of responsibility, then you should join our team. Please send your detailed application documents with salary expectations and earliest starting date to: [email protected]