Global Category Manager

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Global Category Manager wanted for our Basel based client in the pharmaceutical sector.

Your experience/skills:
  • Profound working experience in Category Management within an international environment
  • Strong background in Stakeholder Management, Outsourcing and Commercialisation
  • Ability to analyze, identify, evaluate, negotiate, select, contract and develop a supply base which meets the line functions' need for timely and quality supply of goods and services
  • Excellent analytical and communication skills
  • Languages: fluent English both written and spoken

Your tasks:
  • Support project teams in the identification, negotiation, evaluation, contracting and management of 3rd parties to support technical development projects
  • Ensuring a category strategy is in place and constantly adapted
  • Manage the relationship with key stakeholders to maintain the highest level of customer satisfaction and ensure the category Strategy is aligned and understood
  • Creating full spend transparency as well as managing key vendor relationships through appropriate programs
  • Developing, aligning and implementing innovative cost savings and productivity initiatives for the assigned category to support TRD Procurements productivity targets
  • Identifying potential outsourcing and offshoring opportunities as well as establishing efficient strategic business processes in line with applicable regulations

Start: ASAP
Duration: 9MM+
Location: Basel, Switzerland
Ref.Nr.: BH13061

Does this sound like an interesting and challenging opportunity to you? Then take the next step by sending us your CV as a Word document and a contact telephone number.

Due to work permit restrictions we can unfortunately only consider applications from EU or Swiss citizens as well as current work-permit holders for Switzerland.

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