Supply Chain Specialist Role Cork

Procurement Analyst

  • Posted Last Week
  • Cork
  • Contract
  • BBBH27692

LSC has an exciting opportunity for a Procurement Analyst to join a pharmaceutical company in Cork. This will be a dynamic environment that is constantly innovating, relies on cutting-edge technology to deliver life-saving medicines. You will be working in a site that supplies active ingredients through complex chemical synthesis and biotechnology manufacturing processes for a range of therapeutics. This is a chance for you to work with a global company that strives for excellence in every aspect of its operation and has a huge reputation for its diverse working culture
Key Responsibilities

  • To manage Procurement activity on Indirect projects and commodities
  • Responsible for RFI/RFP/RFQ's in Indirect Procurement areas
  • Implement and enforce Procurement policies and procedures
  • Negotiate commercial proposals, KPI's and contract documents with vendors
  • Manage quarterly business review process, and Supplier Relationship Management processes for relevant vendors
  • Maintain procurement documentation
  • Co-ordinate internal and external meetings/reviews
  • Assist in resolving invoicing issues

Key Attributes (required)

  • 3 years' experience in Procurement with increasing levels of responsibility over that time
  • Previous experience in managing Indirect projects and commodities in a pharmaceutical and GMP environment is preferrable:
    • Construction;
    • Production equipment;
    • MRO;
    • Facilities;
    • Laboratory consumables, equipment and maintenance;
    • Laboratory Services;
    • Plant maintenance;
    • Professional services.
  • Demonstrated experience in negotiating and drafting supplies and services contracts preferred.
  • Demonstrated experience in setting up, managing and renegotiating Outsourced Services and Managed Service Agreements preferred.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, liaising with all levels across the organisation.
  • Demonstrated ability to influence others- internally and externally
  • Demonstrated ability to lead meetings with vendors
  • Demonstrated excellent planning and organisational skills: ability to prioritise tasks, commitment to task completion and timelines, ability to manage varying workload/competing demands with minimal supervision
  • Demonstrated flexibility/ adaptability to business needs
  • Demonstrated ability to lead change in development & enhancement of processes
  • Strong sense of customer focus and teamwork (Ability to deal with unexpected issues in a constructive and understanding way).
  • High proficiency in PC/IT skills:
    • Microsoft office skills are essential;
    • Report generation and data manipulation
    • SAP/Ariba experience, creating and updating Purchase Orders, reports etc ;
    • Experience in eSourcing systems
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Comfortable working alone, or as part of a multi functional team;

Note: Are you currently eligible to work in Ireland? As this is a contract opportunity you will need to hold a Stamp 1G/Stamp 4 visa to apply!
Apply via this advert or contact Siobhan Cummins at LSC on 021-4777329 if you have any more questions about this role!

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