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Antech Diagnostics Senior Project Manager, Lab Operations in Cologne, Germany

About Us

At the heart of Antech are two foundational truths ‒ a deep affection for animals and a desire to see them live longer, healthier lives. We’re committed to supporting veterinary care teams with a flexible, ‘can-do’ spirit resulting in healthy pets, happy pet owners, and a high-performing practice.


• Manage end-to-end lab operation project activities, including scope, budget, risks, timelines, deliverables, and communication to support project delivery in a global and dynamic environment.

• Provide strategic leadership and consultation throughout the project life cycle, including planning, designing, documenting, integrating, communication, reporting, change management, incident management, and configuration management.

• Develop project plans and roadmaps and ensures that project deliverables are in line with the business requirements, delivered on schedule, and meeting the quality standards defined.

• Identify and prioritise project requirements in line with business objectives and procedures.

• Create appropriate sub-plans including quality assurance, resource, procurement and change management plans.

• Coordinate with and facilitate other relevant work groups.

• Regular communication and project updates to the relevant stakeholders.

• Define, monitor, and report on key project metrics.


• Proven experience in a similar role, ideally within the healthcare or science industry.

• C1 or business level of English.

• Fluency in German is preferred.

• Advanced knowledge of Excel.

• Excellent written and oral communication skills.

• Effective listener and ability to communicate project needs and activities to relevant stakeholders.

• Competency in project management applications, tools, concepts, and methodologies.

• Strong organisational skills and the ability to handle multiple projects concurrently with minimal supervision.

• Attention to detail and accuracy.

• Must be able to travel as needed to meet the project needs.