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Sourcing Manager

Ridgefield, CT 06877

Posted: 05/13/2024 Employment Type: Contract Job Number: 605678 Is job remote?: No Country: United States

Job Description

  • Local Implementation to Category Strategy following TOM (incl. Complex and/or high spend negotiation) and inform accordingly local Business Partners BPs.
  • Identify, evaluate and classify sourcing risks and Manage risk exposure with mitigation measures.
  • Identify and evaluate existing and potential local suppliers as well as the establishment and maintenance of supplier relations.
  • Use Business Review Meeting and KPI leverage to resolve potential issues at an early stage.
  • Feedback to Category Manager as needed.
  • Manage local Business Partners actively and collaborate in order to align common goals.
  • Coordinate Business Partner Demands within Sourcing and ensure that relevant information is shared and Business Partner is supported adequately.
  • Optimize buying channels and leverage market opportunities.
  • Oversees the Supplier performance management program for assigned categories
  • Oversees the Supplier diversity program for assigned categories.
  • Negotiates, reviews and executes contracts, Maximize usage of Master Services Agreements (MSAs) or Frame Services Agreements (FSAs) as possible.

Skills: Requirements
  • Ten (10+) years of Sourcing experience, Knowledge in Pharmaceutical industry.
  • Demonstrated efficiency in the following:  Demand management; Market and supply analysis; Negotiation; Total cost of ownership, saving, and NPV; Project management; Delivering against commitments
  • Experience / background in the following; Contract management, supplier relationship management, RFP process, Negotiation and/or Contract Management
  • Solid experience with contract terms negotiation, issue spotting and risk evaluation
  • Working knowledge of clinical outsourcing models. Procurement /Sourcing expertise in a clinical research service with outsourcing experience in the drug development industry or CRO

  • Experience with Real World Evidence (RWE), Market Access, Pricing and Health Economics and Outcome Research (HEOR), Marketing Data and Secondary Data Analysis. Knowledge of evidence generation, AI and machine learning.

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Demonstrated experience in collaborating with internal and external resources to develop strategies that meet department goals within budget and established timeline.
  • Strong project management skills, ability to influence and bring teams to consensus and agreement

  • Knowledge of pharmaceutical clinical operations and / or category or sourcing experience in this area.
  • Knowledge of or experience with clinical patient recruitment partnership or vendors and strategy and analysis in this area is desired.
  • Knowledge of or experience with Observational Non-Interventional Studies.

  •  Master's Degree from an Accredited Institution. Areas may include; Science, Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical, Business Administration or related.

Pay Rate Range: $40-55/hr. Salary will be commensurate with experience
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