Pleased to meet you, we are Galapagos, a dynamic fast growing Biotech company with offices in Europe in Belgium (Mechelen), France (Romainville), the Netherlands (Leiden), Switzerland (Bazel) and in US, Boston.
We’re in the business of changing lives. In our quest to discover and develop life-improving medicines we go where no one has ever gone before. In every challenge we face, we see new opportunities. We want to challenge the impossible. We need thought leaders and rapid thinkers, entrepreneurs in spirit and status quo-fighters. Collaborative innovators and perseverant idealists. We need the best-in-class. In other words, we need you: The ‘make-it-happeners’.
We are looking for a Head Facilities Management
Scope of the job
The Head Facility Management is responsible for all facilities-related services and processes that enable efficient, effective and safe operations of all Galapagos laboratories and offices mainly located in Mechelen (B), Paris (F) and Leiden (NL) and of the satellite offices in Basel (CH) and Boston (US).
As a Head Facility Management you are the ultimate organizer, making sure that the organization has the most suitable working environment for its employees and their activities. Whilst you will demonstrate leadership over the facility team members spread across several of our sites, you will also provide vision and input to higher management on the future workplace strategy.
You will be involved in the realization of a future head quarters building for our operations in Mechelen (B).
Your responsibilities will be both on a day-to-day operational and of a strategic point of view, being:
We offer a multicultural and very dynamic work environment where virtual communication tools are commonly used for meetings. You are able to speak different languages (English is the main language for all internal communication) and gain experience with different IT tools and platforms.
Who are you ?
What’s in it for you ?
You will be part of a fast growing and amazing company. As ‘make-it-happener’ you will get all the support you need to make your job successful. At Galapagos we aim to recruit the best people, who stand out among their peers, with integrity and excellent interpersonal and organizational skills. Our employees are the strength behind Galapagos, a highly motivated team, eager to maintain Galapagos’ leading position and achieve breakthroughs in pharmaceutical research. Galapagos offers a competitive remuneration package and a dynamic work environment.
We are Galapagos : together we can make it happen…!