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.


  • 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


  • 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

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

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. More Information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.