The Procurement Manager executes sourcing strategies for diverse categories related to Pharmaceutical Systems as defined in the three to five year roadmaps as directed by the Global category Manager.
The assigned scope is generally broad in nature over multiple sites and is linked to Pharmaceutical Systems.
Implementation activities generally include overall project management, procurement aspects of supplier qualification, risk mitigation programs, dual sourcing strategy, IP management, and appropriate implementation of the source-
to-pay process inclusive of customer-centric support content and preferred payment methods.
The Procurement Manager leads supplier management activities and executes supplier compliance activities for assigned suppliers.
Suppliers are generally regional in nature and may span only a few sites, PS business or a function.
This associate is responsible for achieving Class I and II savings targets, and for assigned supply base, developing value plans, supplier management and compliance activities, and achiving value targets within the assigned sites and / or categories
The Procurement Manager is responsible for customer relationships with stakeholders for assigned categories (engineering, operation, finance, QA, SC, R&D) and / or sites, and handles a wide range of two-
way communication with and in support of site procurement that arises in the course of implementation, while demonstrating close collaboration and alignment with category group leaders and global and regional strategic sourcing managers.
The Procurement Manager may be responsible for contributing the the global category teams in the development, communication and approval of sourcing strategies, collecting and providing regional business requirements and regional supply market information and supply practices.
Performance is measured against agreed cost savings, value targets, project on-time, supplier compliance as well as proficiency in the use of the applicable tools for the strategic sourcing process.
The procurement manager will also be responsible of the following procurement activities :
The aim is to drive the process to be carried fully by SSC / AP team
This list is not exhaustive and flexibility is a key element to adjust to customers’ demands.