Senior Sourcing Manager 80%

Posted 15 September 2021
SalaryVerhandelbar
Location
Job type Limited
DisciplinePurchasing and Procurement
ReferenceBBBH480433_1631687474

Job description

For a pharmaceutical company in Basel we are looking for a

Senior Sourcing Manager 80%

The temporary position is planed until End of Mai 2022 with option for prolongation.

Tasks & Responsibilities
* Drive and execute sourcing requests within the Region ensuring a focus on efficiency and the
quality of customer service
* Conduct Business Partnering with specific stakeholders within the region and in alignment with the
Global Category and Supplier Management teams
* Deliver Supplier Management activities for specific suppliers within the region and in alignment with
the Global Category and Supplier Management teams
* Act as a general point of contact for Procurement topics for local stakeholders.
* Build strong relationships with internal customers to create customer value, become a trusted
advisor and business partner to internal IT decision-makers and deliver cost improvements that can
be validated by stakeholders
* Leverage the applicable category buying guides and sourcing knowledge to determine the best
method for driving value in meeting the request
* Apply the sourcing process through the application of tools (RfIs, RfQs, RfPs) for the delivery of
operational sourcing activity, including the application of eSourcing tools. Support the
implementation of new processes, policies, and technologies
* Responsible for maintaining strong information flows back to the global Category teams in the event
of high-value or non-standard requests (i.e. those not covered by guidelines), Opportunities to
aggregate demand and generate additional leverage, and regular submission of operational buying
data to develop new strategies
* Collaborate with the requisition to pay (R2P) Procurement teams to ensure that the requisitioning
component of the procurement process is delivered
* Ensure that Procurement operational targets and metrics on customer service are delivered. Track
and monitor these metrics where required and escalate issues as they arise.
* Support Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives related to suppliers, such as supplier
diversity, anti-bribery, animal welfare, and so on
* Ensure that Procurement operational targets and metrics on customer service are delivered. Track
and monitor these metrics where required and escalate issues as they arise

Must Haves
* Proven working experience (+5 years) in strategic sourcing with subject matter expertise in the Business Applications


* Higher education qualification in IT, Business, Law or related subject (Bachelor or higher) with 8+ years of experience in IT

* Understanding of Service contracts, with experience negotiating Business Applications, outsourced and managed services

* Business level fluency in English and German

* At least 5 years of experience in a similar position on a comparable scale

Don't miss this grad opportunity and apply! Your Kelly contact: Andrea Alfonsi