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Großraum Mainz | Employment with Hays Professional Solutions GmbH
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My duties
  • You are well prepared to develop and implement contract management strategies that will set new standards with regards to speed to market, long term sustainable sourcing decision, competitive sourcing and productivity
  • Contract implementation : Create, negotiate and conclude signature. This will be a main aspect of the role coordinating and working with other Category Managers
  • Active supplier management you strive to guarantee a supply, which leads to revenue growth, you will keep a close eye on our supply markets and develop new innovative solutions to contribute top and bottom line as well as deploy / utilize highly efficient supply processes
  • You lead cross-functional teams that implement innovative processes which result in external cost reduction
  • Furthermore, you identify new suppliers, assess existing and prospective ones and build close relationships to current and new business partners
  • For supply related issues you liaise closely with internal business partners and local purchasers: you guide them in defining objectives and strategies and their day to day business and keep them up-to-date on all relevant information
  • As (Senior) Category Manager, you contribute your knowledge and new ideas to cross categoryprojects and lead them to success
My qualifications
  • Degree in business administration and/or pharmacy and/or chemistry preferred
  • Several years‘ supply management experience on a global basis for a pharmaceutical company, ideally in global category management with contract management
  • Market intelligence and sourcing experience
  • Knowledge of demand management, market and supplier analysis, compliance, due diligence, risk management, innovation, supplier management and key performance indicators such as total operating costs, savings, net present value
  • Fluency in English– oral and written and German knowledge is a plus
  • Open-minded, motivated, persuasive and perseverant personality with outstanding internal and external relationship management skills and willingness to take on responsibility
  • As Temporary (Senior) Category Manager, you additionally have several years‘ track record in working with GxP combined with knowledge of contarct management and stakeholder management
My benefits
  • Continuous support during the assignment
  • Dynamic and innovative market environment
  • Fascinating, innovative environment in an international atmosphere
About Hays
With over 15 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry, biotechnology and medical engineering, we know the key contacts at companies that are recruiting for challenging jobs with real potential. The current high demand for staff has opened up exciting opportunities for dedicated professionals looking to develop themselves professionally and to further their careers. As recruitment specialists with an international network of contacts, we can offer you decisive advantages – all completely free of charge. Register with us and reap the benefits of job offers that are both interesting and relevant to your skills and experience.
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Phone: + 49 621 1788-4297
E-Mail: positionen@hays.de