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Senior Director, Global Procurement (Remote - East Coast)

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Company: Michael Page
Contract: PERM
Location: Raleigh, United States

  • Global Pharmaceutical Organization
  • Excellent opportunity for career advancement

About Our Client

Rapidly expanding global pharmaceutical organization

Job Description

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.


  • Develop the procurement strategy and handling the day-to-day functioning of corporate Procurement function, including sourcing, purchasing and supplier management
  • Provide leadership and optimization of the function, implementing best in class end to end vendor selection and management processes
  • Drive to the lowest overall operating cost through the efficient and strategic procurement of goods and services, while reducing risk across the value chain through effective supplier management
  • Continue to develop a global procurement organization that has the structure, process, technology, talent, practices and metrics needed to deliver the plan and build for the future
  • Create and continually nurture a culture of excellence within the group, by bringing in and developing top talent to ensure goals can be met core values and leadership behaviors
  • Develop standards, processes, methodologies and stakeholder relationships to allow the group to be viewed as a center of excellence
  • Manage all group spend with a primary focus on logistics and packaging categories
  • Establish corporate standards and increase leverage of company-wide supplier spend
  • Define an end-to-end Supplier Management strategy that delivers on established financial targets, while ensuring best-in-class supplier delivery and performance metrics
  • Lead corporate procurement to serve as central point of contact within the organization for all procurement policies
  • Establish balanced scorecard metrics (cost, quality, service, etc.) that drive accountability for all major categories of spend

The Successful Applicant

  • B.S. or B.A. degree in, Business Management, Supply Chain, Risk Management, Operations or related field.
  • Exceptional leadership skills that are demonstrated by achieving desired results
  • Exceptional negotiation skills and the ability to coach and develop others to do the same
  • Excellent interpersonal, written, verbal and presentation communication skills with various audiences
  • Skills in all procurement process disciplines including spend category / commodity management, negotiation, supplier selection, supplier management
  • Expert level financial planning, budgeting and forecasting skills

What's on Offer

Excellent Compensation Package

Remote working option


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