Lead Buyer R&D Services - Pharmaceutical

Posted 01 August 2023
Salary Negotiable
Job type Full Time
Discipline CRO & Clinical Operations
Contact NameGeorge Hebden Lee

Job description

Mantell Associates is currently partnered with a leading Pharma organisation who is seeking a Lead Buyer R&D Services to join their team.

Lead Buyer R&D Services - Responsibilities:

  • Responsibility for the global purchasing of R&D outsourcing activities in close cooperation with the international R&D teams over the entire life cycle

  • Responsible for building international and regional category strategies

  • Selection of and negotiation with CRO's and other services in the research environment for all entities

  • Supervision of strategic suppliers in the R&D area

  • Contact person and responsible for conducting commercial audits at R&D suppliers

  • Evaluation and optimization of supplier pools and new selections

Lead Buyer R&D Services - Requirements:

  • Completed pharmacy or scientific studies with kfm. Understanding

  • You have professional experience in the sourcing of R&D services

  • Experience in working on strategic projects in an international environment

  • You are flexible, open-minded and a team player with excellent communication skills

  • In addition, you work responsibly, self-confidently and have a structured and result-oriented way of working

  • Your appearance is confident, you have negotiating skills and good presentation skills

  • A moderate willingness to travel internationally

  • Very good written and spoken English

Mantell Associates is a specialist Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences headhunting firm. For more information on this role, please contact us at +44 (0)20 3854 7700.