Global Category Manager - Clinical

Posted 10 July by Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited Easy Apply

Clinical Global Category Manager - On going contract

Your new role
Your new role broken down into 4 key aspects

Define the Country Purchasing strategy

  • Understand Country objectives and strategies through a close relationship and understanding of internal stakeholders business and challenges.
  • Analyse Country external spend, identify and assess purchasing opportunities, map their benefits and feasibility.
  • Contribute to the definition of Business & Global Category purchasing objectives, strategies, processes, policies & tools.
  • Define and implement the Country Purchasing objectives, strategies, processes, policies & tools for each Business in line with Business and Global Category Purchasing objectives, strategies, processes, policies & tools.
  • Define Country purchasing budgets and KPIs with Country GM and CFO.
  • Measure and report, in collaboration with Finance, Country purchasing performance versus KPI and budget.

Implement the purchasing strategy

  • Interacts in a smart and collaborative way with the internal stakeholders to optimize their spend
  • Manage local agreements and execution : RFP (RFI+RFQ) preparation, negotiation, selection, contracting & evaluation)
  • Facilitate & drive Third Party Compliance Program for projects in scope of E&C.
  • Manage the local supplier relationships
  • Facilitate & drive compliance to all objectives, strategies, processes, policies & tools implemented in the Country.
  • Contribute to the country implementation of Global Business and Category actions & projects.

Actively contribute to the purchasing Community

  • Contribute proactively in developing, managing and improving global purchasing projects initiatives
  • Contribute to develop & implement the Purchasing communication plan on responsible scope.
  • Actively participate to Purchasing committee sharing strong input from affiliates Best Practices
  • Drive a culture of teamwork and project management good practices.

What you'll need to succeed
In order to have your CV considered for this role you will have the following

  • Strong knowledge of Clinical products
  • Pharmaceutical industry experience would be advantageous but not essential.
  • Experience in Direct procurement at a global scale.
  • Flexibility to travel

What you need to do now
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Required skills

  • "category manager" OR "senior Buyer" OR "procurement manager" OR "purchasing manager"

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