Manager – Automation & SCADA


ALK is a company that helps people living with allergy, and it is their ambition to remain the Word leader in allergy. To fulfil this, they need the best talent to join the organisation. Therefore, they are searching for a new Manager in the Manufacturing Support department. If you like to have influence and make a difference, ALK is the right place to be, so come join ALK on their exciting journey.

Take the lead on automation engineering activities and empower your team
As Manager, Automation & SCADA you will refer directly to Senior Production Director for the Manufacturing Support Department consisting of 80 passionate colleagues. You will lead and manage a highly skilled team of 9 automation engineers and 1 senior validation manager, and together with your team you will support across the entire production at site Hørsholm. This is a unique opportunity for you to build up a team and lead a diverse group of people, all passioned about delivering great results.

The goal in this department is to continue to develop competencies and processes in order to meet the needs of the patients and all internal and external stakeholders. The department is driven by a high level of professionalism, integrity and an openminded approach that contributes to an inspiring and fun working environment.

As Manager it is your responsibility to design strategies within your area of expertise and linking the strategy to daily work. You are furthermore responsible for continuous efficiency improvements and optimisation of processes with focus on quality, cost and regulatory compliance.

In the near future, ALK will be on a journey in optimising technologies in the production and being a part of this transformation from the beginning, you will have great opportunities to make your mark. 

Your qualifications
It is expected that you hold a master’s degree within automation engineering or other related fields such as mechanical or electrical engineering. You bring a minimum of five years of experience within automation engineering in a GMP regulated environment and have 3-5 years of people management experience. Furthermore, you have strong stakeholder management skills and can take the lead, coach your team and set the direction for strategies and goals.

What ALK has to offer
ALK offers an exciting position in an international company with solutions that make a difference for people with allergy. ALK is characterised by having a global and dynamic mindset, and the flat structure gives you the opportunity to be close to the decision-making processes and develop both your personal and professional competencies.

ALK is a global company with production sites in Denmark, France, Spain and the United States and employ around 2,300 people around the globe. The headquarter is based in Hørsholm, north of Copenhagen. ALK acknowledge that their employees are their most valuable assets and believe they do their very best to create new and better allergy treatments and solutions for people with allergy around the world.

Apply for this unique position at ALK
The recruitment process is carried out in collaboration with the consulting company Compass Human Resources Group. If you want to learn more about this position before submitting your application, please do not hesitate to contact Research Consultant, Emine Murati via email Please submit your application and CV as soon as possible, if you are interested. Applications will be processed on an ongoing basis. Please note that all enquiries will be handled with confidentiality and that we will reply to the email address from which you send your CV.

Deadline for application: As soon as possible
Workplace: Hørsholm
Reference: 2005.288
Company: ALK