Procurement Consultant

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Plaatsingsdatum: 20/08/2018
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SIRE Life Sciences® is the market leader in Life Sciences recruitment. We believe the recruitment market needs to gear up in technology and continuous innovation. We like technology, in a Life Sciences market driven on science, we couldn’t stay behind; we drive Recruitment Science. Investing a majority of our turnover in technology enables us to use unique Resource Technologies. By using highly advanced algorithms, we enable our team of Resource & Data Strategists© to maintain the most advanced, detailed and complete Life Sciences network in Europe. This big data enables us to work Reverse Recruitment©: we first analyze the market in-depth before we go out to the market. Because we analyze the whole market, we can compare facts and data. This enables us to do Facts & Big Data Recruitment©, making sure we, or better yet, you find the right career!Our client is a professional organisation, based in Brabant Wallon Belgium.The Company.

Role DescriptionIn this role as procurement consultant you will be responsible for stakeholder management, strategic sourcing of goods, supplier management and the tactical activities to ensure end-to-end management of the procurement processes. Initially, the focus will be on direct procurement, but in a later stage this role will possibly also involve initiatives for indirect procurement. In addition, the main focus of this role will be on the reduction of costs and continuous improvement of purchasing processes in the organization.

ResponsibilitiesThe main responsibilities in this role include:

- Acquiring raw materials and goods for production at the best possible cost, quality and reliability
- Liaison with stakeholders, understand the business and their needs and ensure assurance of supply
- Develop and maintain a solid network of compliant suppliers, and hold regular performance review meetings, and mitigate any supply risks
- Define, implement and manage sourcing strategies to improve purchasing activities
- Project management of continuous improvement initiatives for efficient procurement processes, workflows and documentation
- Through regular meetings with stakeholders and suppliers, identify initiatives for savings, and simplification and standardization of procurement processes
- Deliver financial value such as savings, favorable payment terms, working capital reduction, inventory reduction etc.
- Bring procurement experience and knowledge into the organization to professionalize the purchasing activities

Requirements- Bachelor or Master degree in life sciences, commercial studies, business administration or similar
- Extensive experience with procurement in the pharmaceutical industry
- Proven leadership and project management skills (Prince2 certification is a plus)
- Experience in contract management
- Proven negotiation and influencing skills
- Experience in e-procurement systems (SAP)
- Driven, entrepreneurial, pro-active and hands-on mentality with a strong focus on maintaining quality
- Excellent social and communicative skills
- Fluency (written and spoken) in English, and preferably in Dutch and French

Are you interested and do want to apply for this role, please fill out your application via the apply button below and contact Heleen Hillen.




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5 - 10 jaar
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