Job Title: Global Sourcing Manager for API and R&D
Location: Europe (hybrid working basis)
Company Overview: Our client is a leading global pharmaceutical company with operations worldwide. They are dedicated to improving patients' lives by creating innovative and life-saving drugs.
Job Description: Our client is seeking a highly motivated and experienced Global Sourcing Manager for API and R&D. This role is responsible for sourcing high-quality active pharmaceutical ingredients (API) and materials for the research and development (R&D) of pharmaceutical products.
- Develop and execute sourcing strategies for API and R&D materials
- Identify and evaluate potential suppliers and negotiate contracts
- Ensure compliance with all regulatory requirements and company standards
- Monitor supplier performance and implement improvements when necessary
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure timely delivery of materials and support new product launches
- Bachelor's degree in a related field (e.g. Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Science)
- Minimum of 5 years of experience in sourcing API and R&D materials for the pharmaceutical industry
- Strong knowledge of regulatory requirements and industry standards
- Excellent negotiation, communication, and project management skills
- Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced environment