Procurement Manager Logistics - Medical Devices

Posted 10 June 2024
Salary Negotiable
Job type Full Time
Discipline Medical Devices
Contact NameNuria Benito

Job description

Mantell Associates is partnered with an international Medical Device organisation, in their search for a Procurement Manager Logistics to partner with their Operations and Customer Function.

Procurement Manager Logistics - Responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership to the Workplace and Mobility procurement team

  • Creating and implementing effective category strategies in alignment with Stakeholders

  • Introduce relevant, enriched market data into strategic sourcing, contract management and supplier relationship management

  • Be the regional market expert, readily aware of the main protagonists in the global market, and utilize this status within the procurement team and in collaborating cross-functionally with business partners and fellow change agents

  • Implement cost optimization measures

  • Understand, propose and implement initiatives towards greenhouse gas emissions utilizing market intelligence and future trends

  • Leverage all experiences to design and define commodity plans and use this as the platform to make informed, strategic sourcing decision and recommendations

  • Work collaboratively across the functions, acting with integrity, behaving like a business partner who delivers on commitments

  • Be a Value Leader in the business by owning the range of value levers in the commodity and be cognizant of Design to Cost principles

  • Manage the supply base effectively, cultivating and maintaining supplier relationships and driving enhanced performance across key metrics of cost, quality, service, and sustainability

Procurement Manager Logistics - Requirements:

  • Bachelors degree required

  • MCIPS / MSc / MBA preferred but not required

  • 3-5 years of procurement experience in the Indirects area with specific insight of Logistic procurement

  • Development of strategic category strategies

  • Worked experience of owning the procurement lifecycle

  • Demonstrable experience of managing and resolving supplier performance issues

  • Successful commercial negotiation with Logistic providers at local or regional level and workplace

  • Ownership of key vendor relationships and able to drive a collaborate innovation agenda on items such as greenhouse gas emissions

  • Able to collaborate with and influence external vendors and internal stakeholder groups at a senior level

  • Self-starter, able to self-motivate, prioritize, and operate successfully in a changing, fast-moving environment - playing your role in delivering positive change

  • A value creator, adept at impacting the bottom line through tangible commercial results

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