Sourcing Specialist- Direct Material

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  • Implementation of India Market category/sourcing strategies and initiatives for Direct Materials (Raw, Packaging, Contract Manufacturing), ensuring alignment, compliance with Procurement guidelines, as well as other internal/external process standards and delivery of required business performance.
  • Execution of sourcing strategies/plans.
  • Providing in-depth knowledge of market dynamics / relevant vendor base /regulatory requirements for Healthcare sector.
  • Performing day-to-day operations to ensure efficient usage of resources and seamless supply ex India.
  • Providing in-depth understanding of the latest trends in local Indian Pharma/suppliers/markets/GMP needs/changes in regulatory and update the team from time to time.
  • Execution of market research and supplier pre-evaluation.
  • Managing of Supplier performance according to defined KPIs (eg. OTIF/RFT).
  • Managing of Contracts (follow up& tracking on commercial contract as well as quality agreements).
  • Execution of projects by close coordination with Sub/category specialists/managers.
  • Developing proposals for internal stakeholders related to sourcing projects as part of stakeholder management in alignment with category/subcategory managers.
  • Developing and maintaining strong working relationship with key operations stakeholder.
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Last update: Feb 20, 2018   Copyright © Bayer AG