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Global Category Manager R&D Prod Clinical

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Glaxosmithkline Upper Providence , PA 19063

Posted 3 months ago

Your Responsibilities:

Manage specific categories related to Clinical Service Providers for examples, clinical monitoring, data management, clinical diagnostic and technologies.

This is a critical scope to deliver GSK R&D pipeline and to manage GSK product life-cycles.

  • Manages / monitors ongoing negotiations with 3rd parties

  • Champions the sourcing group management process and policies across functions and links these to GSK's strategic direction

  • Knows and utilizes complex business processes in all GSK supplier transactions, including all risk/regulatory/compliance requirements

  • Implements and supports procurement strategies to maximize supplier leverage

  • Significant external supplier knowledge

This category portfolio is critical to support the execution of the clinical studies on time, on quality and on budget.There is a need to anticipate the impact of future technology on the clinical studies delivery, and to leverage the new tehnology to unify the way of working across GSK and to champion make vs buy option

The role holder has to interact with R&D leaders VP and Directors - from the 3 GSK R&D organizations.

Create and execute global sourcing strategies and demonstrate an in-depth knowledge of the market actors, their capabilities and capacities, and anticipate future evolution such digital transformation.

The global strategy will take account of functional business needs and therapeutic area needs. The global strategy will be comprehensive with BUs requests, and will be consistent with regional or local needs.

  • Manage a spend of > 50m (best estimate) by creating comprehensive global sourcing strategies clinical services categories, operating with a truly global and strategic mindset.

  • Build strategic relationships with a network of GSK global stakeholders, to understand business requirements, identify opportunities to create value and to position Procurement's value proposition. Align sourcing strategies accordingly.

  • Deliver global benefits identified in strategies through effective strategy execution, aligned to assurance of supply (risk management), compliance, quality, service, cost and innovation.

  • Engage stakeholders, Finance and other relevant functions in the sourcing strategy delivery and execution.

  • Build strategic relationships with key suppliers and lead processes to ensure value is driven from these relationships. Ensure BUs considerations are accounted for in supplier relationships. Leverage the Business Review Meeting process to drive the relationship.

  • Lead and direct category teams within scope of responsibility.

  • Ensure appropriate communication strategy is in place and in use within the relevant Procurement and business customer networks.

  • Contribute to the achievement of goals through personal efforts and influence over others.

Closing date for applications: September 14th, 2018.

For internal GSK applicants please indicate in your application if you are at risk of redundancy.

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Why You?Basic qualifications:

University Degree

  • Significant experience in procurement

  • Proven negotiations and contract management skills.

  • English proficiency (written and oral)

  • Leadership/communication skills

Preferred qualifications:

n/a

Why GSK?:

At GSK, our mission is to improve the quality of human life by enabling people to do more, feel better and live longer. Our three world-leading businesses research and deliver innovative medicines, vaccines and consumer healthcare products. We need a talented and motivated workforce to deliver against our strategy. To achieve this, we strive to attract the best people and to create an environment that empowers and inspires

Who are Global Procurement at GSK?

  • We are a centralized and integrated organization, delivering value to GSK through partnership with stakeholders and our supply base. Our team is comprised of 700+ colleagues in over 65 countries. Collectively we manage over 11B in spend across a substantial breadth of spend categories. We do this through an approach centered around Global Category Management and through embedded presence and engagement with our stakeholders in local country teams and manufacturing sites.

What role does Procurement play in delivering the GSK strategy?

  • Procurement at GSK continues to develop into an important strategic business partner with a high expectation to help create value for GSK not only through delivering savings to the business but from working with great suppliers who help deliver high quality goods and services to GSK impacting both our bottom line and top line growth.

What's the future for Global Procurement?

  • We will be an integrated organization with value added business partnering relationships, deep category expertise in the right places, and effective supplier relationship management practices. We are focused on streamlining business processes, efficiently managing a strong pipeline of value-adding projects, and delivering maximum value for GSK

Contact information:

You may apply for this position online by selecting the Apply now button.

If you require an accommodation or other assistance to apply for a job at GSK, please contact the GSK HR Service Centre at 1-877-694-7547 (US Toll Free) or +1 801 567 5155 (outside US).GSK is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, age, disability, genetic information, military service, covered/protected veteran status or any other federal, state or local protected class.

Important notice to Employment businesses/ Agencies

GSK does not accept referrals from employment businesses and/or employment agencies in respect of the vacancies posted on this site. All employment businesses/agencies are required to contact GSK's commercial and general procurement/human resources department to obtain prior written authorization before referring any candidates to GSK. The obtaining of prior written authorization is a condition precedent to any agreement (verbal or written) between the employment business/ agency and GSK. In the absence of such written authorization being obtained any actions undertaken by the employment business/agency shall be deemed to have been performed without the consent or contractual agreement of GSK. GSK shall therefore not be liable for any fees arising from such actions or any fees arising from any referrals by employment businesses/agencies in respect of the vacancies posted on this site.

Please note that if you are a US Licensed Healthcare Professional or Healthcare Professional as defined by the laws of the state issuing your license, GSK may be required to capture and report expenses GSK incurs, on your behalf, in the event you are afforded an interview for employment. This capture of applicable transfers of value is necessary to ensure GSK's compliance to all federal and state US Transparency requirements. For more information, please visit GSK's Transparency Reporting For the Record site.


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