Portfolio Sourcing Manager (Pharma R&D)

Location: Surrey, England
Job Type: Contract
Specialisation: IT
Salary: £450.00 - £480.00 per day
Reference: 75132-ITENG-KSB_1568903221
Contact: Kelvin Ball
Email: email Kelvin

SOURCING MANAGER - PHARMA - R&D

Our client, a market leading Pharma company based in Surrey, has the opportunity for a Sourcing Manager with good experience with Pharma & R&D. The role will primarily focus on performing sourcing for MA-EMEA studies and HEOR activities with an established category strategy. You may be involved in supporting the management of some categories based on your experience/capabilities.

SKILLS, EXPERIENCE & KNOWLEDGE

  • Prior category management experience (R&D)

  • Medical Affairs (particularly health economics), PV, or Regulatory Affairs.

  • Prior sourcing experience

  • Experience leading global cross-functional initiatives


KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Leads cross-functional teams to develop and execute Category Management strategies

  • Lead supplier identification and selection process at the category and project level

  • Negotiates commercial business terms for MSA and project-level contracts including but not limited to rates and payment milestones

  • Pro-actively plan sourcing projects through collaboration with key internal stakeholders

  • Generate and tracks cost reductions and optimizes spend