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R&D Clinical Sourcing Manager

R&D Clinical Sourcing Manager

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    Berkshire, England

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    £65000 - £70000 per annum + plus car and package

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    Sheila Harris

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

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R&D Sourcing Manager

Our client a Major Global organisation with strong market presence are currently seeking an R&D Sourcing Manager with ideal experience within and R&D, life sciences environment with experience of indirects services.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Create and implement a sourcing strategy that adds significant value for the business
  • Plan and execute Sourcing events for strategic initiatives
  • Leads supplier negotiations, awards suppliers and conducts post negotiation and manage contracts debriefs.
  • Engage with stakeholders to meet their priorities and requirements on a global basis
  • Develop and drive performance improvement programs and transformation initiatives
  • Provide market intelligence to mitigate supply risk, and gain competitive advantage
  • Manages supplier relationships and implements supplier management principles in supply base, builds relationships and improves supplier performance.

Personal Profile:

  • Degree qualified or equivalent
  • Several years of relevant professional business experience preferably procurement


  • Strong Stakeholder engagement skills combined with collaboration, influencing and

communication competencies

  • Background and expertise in Procurement and Procurement processes and methodologies
  • Change Management and Project Management
  • High proficiency level in English
  • Solid understanding of R&D sourcing activities and services, ideally gained at a major pharmaceutical company or Contract Research Organisation