Global Head of Procurement, Pharmaceutical Major

GBP65000 - GBP80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
11 Feb 2019
11 Mar 2019
Ziyad Ibrahim
Specialist Area
Category management, Procurement
Contract Type
Full Time

Global Head of Indirect Procurement - Leading Pharmaceutical Major - £65-80k + Strong Benefits Package - West London + Flexible Working - Executive-level engagement

Due to the increasing growth of their global sourcing team, esteemed pharmaceutical major seeks an ambitious procurement leader to shape the direction of their indirect sourcing team for the future. Managing a high-calibre team of 10+ individuals, the successful individual will be tasked with influencing a culture shift to promote "best-in-class" procurement - upskilling staff whilst creating a true strategic vision to ensure the continued success of indirect procurement.

Head of Indirect Procurement role profile:

  • Acting as a leader within the team to drive forward performance as well as the direct management of a large team, ranging from Senior Category Manager-Buyer
  • Lead global procurement strategy development and deal execution across various indirect different categories
  • Build strategic relationships with key clients and suppliers
  • Creating and implementing innovative ideas to consistently develop the procurement function

Required background:

  • Impressive Procurement, Strategic Sourcing & Category Management track record, with a CV that clearly demonstrates your personal procurement results / achievements
  • A strong track record of managing a range of indirect categories, identifying opportunities for improved value, cost savings and supplier relationships
  • Degree, MBA & MCIPS preferred but not essential
  • Ambition for the development and progression of the procurement team

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