• Contract
  • Zurich/Zug
  • Recruiter: Chara Boucherok

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Sourcing Specialist – 4998 Cbo


Our client is a pioneer in Drug Discovery and Development and one of the frontrunners in Personalised Healthcare. As the world`s largest R&D spender in the pharmaceutical and diagnostics domain, they work in a vast number of drug discovery & therapeutic areas and are highly recognized internationally.



We are looking for a Sourcing Specialist to support the procurement team to contribute to the business sourcing plan. This is a 3 months contract to be based in Zug.


Main Responsibilities:

·     Identifies and develops sources for specialized raw materials, equipment and services that meet business, quality, and regulatory compliance needs. 

·     Develops and implements sourcing policies, standards, guidelines, technology, and procedures. 

·     Identifies requirements, defines specifications, prepares, and solicits competitive bids and requests for proposal (RFP) for services and materials for company. 

·     Analyzes commodity, and service costs, cost factors and initiates procurement plans to achieve them. Oversees and delivers annual value improve. 

·     Leads project teams through the bidding, supplier selection process, as well as lead all contract negotiations and contract finalization. 

·     Measures and tracks performance of spend subcategory. 

·     Prepares and negotiates statements of work, services agreements, and master supply agreements. 

·     Refines the supplier relationship management program and collaborates with operations to ensure delivery of cost, quality, service, and innovation demanded by company and its customers. 

·     Works closely with contract site managers and other procurement operations colleagues to transition new suppliers into the existing commercial systems to ensure business objectives are met. 


Qualifications and Experience:


·      Relevant Swiss working/residency permit or Swiss/EU-Citizenship required

·      Education: University/Bachelors Degree or Equivalent

·      8-10 years of experience

·      Fluent English


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