Your Responsibilities :
20 m£ (estimate) with direct responsibility on regional and local segment of the spend.
2 / support the business by executing the endorsed strategies. 3 / To demonstrate an in-depth knowledge of the market actors, their capabilities and capacities.
More specifically this scope will cover needs coming from lab supplies & equipments, pre-clinical / discovery and clinical studies.
The strategies will require internal business requirements building, external market intelligence assessment, strategic spend management recommendations to identify cost savings, and implementation of the strategies and of supplier performance management guidance to deliver the financial and non-financial benefits.
Collaborate and to align with the relevant Global Categories Managers for R&D and other procurement teams (when relevant).
Proven ability to forge close business relationships with specialized supplier networks is required as well as good understanding of R&D discovery and pre-
clinical and clinical process processes and (local) regulatory requirements.
o Need of 3 R&D organizations (Pharma, Vaccines, Consumer healthcare)
o New GSK R&D pipeline priorities and commercial priorities
o different level of business maturity towards outsourcing (from no outsourced activities to a high proportion of budget)
o Need to consider make versus buy from an end-to-end perspective
o Anticipate new local requirements or opportunities
Key Responsibilities :
Ensure regional considerations are accounted for in supplier relationships. Execute sourcing strategies for spend categories in scope of responsibility aligned with the requirements of stakeholders and business partners and deliver
Please be advised that there are two positions available for this role.
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Basic qualifications :
financial benefits (increase R&D flexibility)
Preferred qualifications :
Please see basic qualifications
Why GSK? :
GSK one of the world’s leading research-based pharmaceutical and healthcare companies is committed to improving the quality of human life by enabling people to do more, feel better and live longer.
Who are Global Procurement at GSK?
We are a centralized and integrated organization, delivering value to GSK through partnership with stakeholders and our supply base.
Our team is comprised of 700+ colleagues in over 65 countries. Collectively we manage over £11B in spend across a substantial breadth of spend categories.
We do this through an approach centred around Global Category Management and through embedded presence and engagement with our stakeholders in local country teams and manufacturing sites.
At GSK we provide a supportive working environment, and a range of development challenges and opportunities. We also offer competitive benefits and compensation packages designed to attract and to retain the very best.
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