Strategic Sourcing Manager

Bramwith Consulting
City of London
28 Apr 2019
23 May 2019
Job Function
Recruitment Consultant
Contract Type
Full Time

Strategic Sourcing Manager - Innovative Pharmaceutical Major - ??45-60k + Excellent Benefits Package - Central London - Fast-Track Progression Opportunities

Following the creating of a new business unit, market-leading pharmaceutical major seeks a high-achieving procurement/sourcing expert to enter a growth position in their global team. Joining an organisation famed for their entrepreneurial working style, this role will be tasked with creating innovative sourcing strategies across a range of pharmaceutical products & healthcare consumables - managing $hundred-million projects to drive cost savings, whilst improving value on products sourced and forging long-standing supplier relationships. Joining the business during a period of unprecedented growth, this position has a clear path to development - benefiting from an organisation with an unrivalled culture for staff development.

Strategic Sourcing Manager Role Overview: -

  • Partnering with global stakeholders to determine the strategy for new sourcing methods & supplier partnerships, identifying innovative methods to improve commercial performance
  • Creating long-standing, harmonious stakeholder relationships - seeking to understand business challenges/requirements to shape category strategies
  • Conducting deep analysis into category & supplier performance - identifying innovative trends before partnering with the organisation to implement new methods of working
    • With a key focus on ethical/sustainable methods
  • Create 3-5, & 5-7, year category strategies that will serve the organisation as a continuously improving area

Strategic Sourcing Manager, Requirements: -

  • Strong communication skills with an ability to engage and influence stakeholders to understand requirements and drive new ideas
  • Experience working with innovation and autonomy to drive change in a category, ideally direct pharmaceutical/FMCG/CPG products but must demonstrate a clear end-to-end change in sourcing methods/category practise
  • Strong numerate skills, including experience working with Excel and data analytics tools
  • Ambition to develop with a blue-chip organisation, eager to assume responsibility and progress in a global team

If you are interested in finding out more then please apply through this page, or send an updated copy of your CV to