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R&D Procurement Manager

  • Contract
  • Remote
  • London Central
  • 41958314

PE Global is currently recruiting Procurement Category Manager for a 12-month contract role with a leading animal health client based in Hook. The role will be remote within the UK.

Responsibilities

  • Manage the Procurement R&D activities for categories globally
  • Actively and continuously search for cost reduction/avoidance opportunities
  • Building and presenting sourcing options for improvement/de-risking and articulate alignment with cross-functional teams for approval and execution
  • Scouting the market identifying potential sourcing solutions
  • Leading and/or supporting RFIs, RFPs and overall tender projects
  • Leading negotiations for products and services
  • Building contractual agreements
  • Support integration of recent acquired company
  • Managing commercial relationships with key suppliers mapping risks and opportunities
  • Support and enhance sourcing processes to facilitate, automatize and bring more compliance into the R&D spending pool
  • Building strong partnership and collaboration with the R&D and Finance group aligning on agenda and priorities

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Supply Chain or Scientific Discipline
  • 2+ years’ experience in sourcing or managing commercial service suppliers/providers relationships (R&D or Indirect Procurement preferred) ideally with a large multi-national company
  • Commercial acumen, understanding value chains and associated cost drivers
  • Proven interpersonal skills 
  • Proven skills in commercial negotiations
  • Good understanding of commercial law
  • Understanding of Animal Health Industry, Pharmaceutical R&D and sourcing complex services is preferred

Interested candidates should submit an updated CV

Please click the link below to apply, call Alba on +44 203 966 9800 or alternatively send an up to date CV alba@peglobal.net

***Please note our client cannot assist with any visa sponsorship and candidates must have the correct visa to live and work in UK***

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