Head of the Microbiology Department

At a Multi-Departmental Clinical Lab in the South of Luxembourg

Our Benefits

  • Responsibility for the overall management of the Microbiology Department
  • A highly competitive salary and first-rate benefits package
  • Excellent opportunities for professional growth and development
  • Joining an international and multidisciplinary team, operating in a highly modern infrastructure in line with recent developments in diagnostics and medical sciences

General Responsibilities

  • Directly contributing to strategic decisions, as Head of the Microbiology Department
  • Accountable for managing a young and dynamic team of MD’s, scientists and technicians
  • Developing a modern strategy for the microbiology department for the next five years
  • Working closely together with the other heads of departments
  • Further development and implementation of novel diagnostic tests and techniques
  • Leading several international EU projects and initiate new scientific-diagnostic projects

Qualifications, Requirements

  • Medical degree in microbiology or laboratory medicine
  • At least 5+ years’ experience in leading successfully a microbiology department in a clinical lab or at university
  • Familiar with classical bacteriology or virology as well as with modern diagnostic strategies in microbial resistance
  • Knowledge in NGS sequencing of pathogens will be an advantage
  • A strong scientific interest and academic research in microbiology and infectious disease are a must

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • Highly adept professional with a positive and team-oriented attitude
  • Ability for interdisciplinary collaboration and partnering with other departments across a large, complex organization
  • At ease mentoring a team through day-to-day operational projects
  • Strategic and operational thinking
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills in English, preferably in combination with French or German

Client / Position Overview

Our client is an innovative multi-departmental large clinical lab, that includes several scientific departments und diagnostic centers. The clinical lab is operating with state-of-the-art infrastructure and scientific equipment in the fields of microbiology, inter alia.

Our client is currently seeking an effective and inspiring

Leader to head its Department of Microbiology in Luxembourg

To be considered for this position, please send us your CV and additional documents, if available, to karriere@chr-consulting.de. You are welcome to call Mr. Ralf Hagmann on +49 7262 60 91 611 for a confidential exchange of ideas. We guarantee professionalism and absolute discretion.  

Ihr Ansprechpartner

Ralf Hagmann

Telefon 07262 60 91 60

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