Strategic Competence Specialist, Industry Services (60-80 %)

23.06. | Position with re­spon­si­bil­i­ties | 60 – 80%

Strategic Competence Specialist, Industry Services (60-80 %)

Connecting and Advancing

Health Sciences

For the Strategic Competence Center «Industry & Society Services» within Karger Labs, the Karger
arm focused on strategy, innovation and product development, we are looking for a motivated
person to join our increasingly agile organization as a

Strategic Competence Specialist,

Industry Services (60 –80 %)
In this role you will be supporting the Strategic Competence Lead in the development of product
structures and processes to capture and leverage the complex and multi-layered relationships with
the industry, across all internal and external stakeholders.
This multifaceted role includes:
Qualification and experience required:

  • C ontrolling, co-developing and communicating • C ommercial university degree or similar
    the entire product and service portfolio of education or similar education
    Karger Publishers for industry (in cooperation • P rofessional training and experience in medical/
    with other divisions within the company; i.e. scientific publishing and/or the healthcare
    Labs, Experience) industry (Pharma, MedTech, related life sciences)

  • E xpanding market and persona knowledge preferred
    (in cooperation with Insights and Community • S everal years of relevant work experience in a
    Management) similar function

  • I ntegrating needs and possible value proposi-

  • S trong conceptual and analytical skills

tions from all relevant internal divisions (Labs, • H ighly service and goal orientated with a strong
Experience, Factory) sense of responsibility and aptitude for integrat-

  • P roviding appropriate processes and tools that ing the needs of various stakeholders
    enable higher-level control and monitoring of • L anguage skills – German & English: very good,
    the Industry Services business. both written and spoken (additional languages

  • O ptional: Pre-sales/project management a plus)
    meetings with key accounts as support and • E xcellent IT knowledge (MS Word, Excel,
    regular international travel activities (max. 5%)
    What we offer:

  • A work environment where personal develop-
    ment and responsibility are highly valued

  • M odern offices that contribute to innovation
    and collaboration

  • Flexible working hours

  • Centrally located workplace

  • Benefits of the Swiss social system

If you would like to take on the challenge this role presents, we look forward to receiving your applica-
tion directly at
About us: Karger Publishers is a worldwide publisher of scientific and medical content based in Basel,
Switzerland. It is independent and family-led in the fourth generation by Chairwoman and Publisher
Gabriella Karger. Connecting and advancing health sciences since 1890, Karger has been continuously
evolving, keeping pace with the current developments and shifts in research and publishing.
The publishing house is dedicated to serving the information needs of the scientific community,
clinicians and patients with publications of high-quality content and services in health sciences.
Karger Publishers has 240 employees and is present in 15 countries around the globe.
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