Indirect Procurement Generalist

GBP40000 - GBP55000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Package + Share Scheme
12 Jun 2018
12 Jul 2018
Job Level
Planner, Specialist
Contract Type
Full Time

A world leading Life Sciences Company seeks an Indirect Procurement Generalist to add to their Global Strategic Sourcing team. The multinational has been a market leader for a number of years, and has been a global leader in bringing world class medicines from the laboratory to the patient. The award winning multi billion pound organisation has also invested in cutting edge manufacturing, as well as investing heavily in innovative human therapeutics, in order to deliver the best therapies to medical teams on an international scale.

As an Indirect Procurement Generalist, your responsibilities will include:

  • Leading end to end sourcing across the EMEA, Americas and JAPAC regions
  • Autonomy over various indirect procurement categories including professional services, HR, travel, market services, property services and IT
  • Regular communication with the Global Category Manager, impacting on the worldwide strategy
  • Devising and implementing new strategy to achieve tangible results
  • Being responsible for supplier improvement programs with key suppliers
  • Informing and negotiating with key stakeholders on sourcing and procurement policies

As an Indirect Procurement Generalist, you will need:

  • A bachelor's degree in any discipline
  • Experience of management consulting/strategic sourcing
  • A strong understanding of the end to end sourcing progress
  • Excellent communication skills
  • To be willing to travel

As an Indirect procurement Generalist, it's preferred if you have:

  • Project Management and Problem solving skills
  • The ability to provide thought leadership to customers, in order to shape the customer's overall strategy
  • Experience using e-procurement (Ariba)
  • Experience in emerging markets and greenfield operations

If you are a driven procurement professional, who wants to join a global team in an organisation with an unrivalled reputation in their market, then this is the role for you.

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KEY SKILLS: Procurement, Indirect, London, HR, Travel, Market Services, Property services, IT, Strategic Sourcing, Biotechnology, Degree, International, EMEA, Americas, JAPAC, Medical, Generalist

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