• We use cookies to help make our website work. LEARN MORE

Director Of Outsourcing

Oxfordshire   •  Permanent, Full time

Jim Gleeson is recruiting for a Director of Outsourcing to join an innovative biotechnology company with a very promising lead candidate in a Phase II program with others in Phase I. This will be a partially office-based role in Oxford.

Base salary around £95K.

As Director of Outsourcing you will play a critical role in maintaining the performance and success of the company by facilitating exceptional supplier performance and value. Leveraging in-depth knowledge of the bio pharmaceutical out sourcing and CRO / CDMO markets, best practice, and company requirements this role will identify, engage and manage cost-effective suppliers/service providers

Key duties will include:
- Engaging with internal stakeholders to understand their business needs and context in order to define outsourcing needs
- Being the main point of contact for outsourcing related activities and translating business requirements into procurement plans, specifications, RFQs, proposal evaluation, bid defence, contract award and negotiation.
- Leading outsourcing projects and defining objectives, resources, timelines, specifications and supplier selection criteria.
- Managing supplier relationships in the respective area of responsibility; analyse risks and agree and manage risk mitigation plans.
- Negotiating commercial terms and conditions for contracts

As Director of Outsourcing you will require:
- A relevant science degree
- Significant experience in bio pharmaceutical outsourcing and service procurement
- A demonstrated proficiency in managing complex, cross-functional activities.
- Experience working in a GXP environment is essential

Entitlement to work in the UK is essential. Please quote reference 50330 in all correspondence.

You must be eligible to work in the UK. Learn more

  • Agency: CK Group
  • Contact: Jim Gleeson
  • Phone: 01438 743 047
  • Reference: 50330
  • Posted: 8th June 2021
  • Expires: 6th July 2021

CK Group

Share this job: