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R&D Procurement Manager

Cambridgeshire   •  Negotiable  •  Contract/Temporary, Full time

Procurement Manager
An exciting opportunity for a Procurement Specialist to join a global, science-led, patient-focused biopharmaceutical company on a 6 month contract.

Location: Cambridge 2-3 days on site x 2 days remote
Pay rate: 400-450 per day (outside of IR35)
Duration: 6 months

Key Responsibilities:
Ensures procurement processes and supplier management are implemented in line with identified company policies, procedures, and standards, to achieve agreed scope.
Manages and monitors supplier spend against budgeted targets.
Investigates current and future procurement needs, communicating them appropriately and translating them into specific requirements.
Manages the demand and supply activities within areas of responsibility within procurement
Oversees the introduction of new processes from the identification of business need, through to the timely introduction and formal acceptance of the change by all customers
In conjunction with Global Procurement Group, identifies and leads improvement initiatives and project teams in support of longer-term business strategy. Develops and maintains Service Level Agreements
Develops and cultivates technical expertise and knowledge within project team or broader Procurement function by disseminating best practices and sharing knowledge across functions and project teams

Technical expertise in at least one Procurement area, and competence in several others.
Contract management with a solid understanding of key commercial terms, provisions and drafting.
Experience in strategic planning, strategic initiatives, relationship & contract management and reviews of existing supplier arrangements for an entire spend category
Project management, change management, risk management
Experience in global matrixed organisations would be advantageous

Procurement experience in Clinical Research Organisations / Professional services
Experience in global matrixed organisations
Pharma background

Please apply by sending your CVs to chanel.rae@CPL.com

  • Agency: Cpl Life Sciences
  • Reference: JO-2207-496697
  • Posted: 12th July 2022
  • Expires: 9th August 2022

Cpl Life Sciences

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