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Senior Vendor Management Consultant

Posted on Sep 3, 2020 by Experis AG

Kaiseraugst, Aargau, Switzerland
1 Oct 2020
Annual Salary

Senior Vendor Management Consultant

Experis IT is Europe's leading IT recruitment agency. We are dedicated to connecting talented individuals with Business opportunities across a number of professional sectors, with IT being at the heart of our operations.

For one of our clients, specialized in the pharmaceutical area with HQ in Basel, we are looking for a Vendor Management Consultant with previous experience in the pharmaceutical/life science industry.

This is a challenging remote contracting position starting in October until the end of March 2021.


. Vendor Management life cycle/sourcing strategy document (includes guidelines, guardrails, demand planning, forecasting, spend management, various contracting approaches based on requirements, penalties and incentives to build long-lasting relationships with vendors )
. Vendor Management approach, frameworks to support the procurement of services eg purchase of software, licenses, and consulting (this includes framework documents, RACI, Vendor )
. Definition of the Vendor Management governance based on functional needs and/or vendor services
. Vendor Management processes documentation and frameworks assessment, gap identification and completion (this should include Vendor Management KPIs definition and reporting, rules and performance measurements, vendor dashboard...)
. Identification and documentation of all functions (activities, tasks, and decisions) that have to be accomplished

Must Haves

. 5+ years of working and/or consulting experience in managing sourcing and vendor management in a similar global environment (ideally Pharma/Life Sciences)
. 10+ years of hands on experience in defining, developing, implementing and running vendor management and strategy in an agile environment (ideally in Pharma/Life Sciences )
. Proven experience with major ERP Programs and Transformation projects in a global enterprise
. Proven ability to define a strategy with interaction with Senior Stakeholder and Management
. Able to clearly articulate and present to a various audience
. Autonomous, structured and goal-oriented working methods and a good team player
. Analytical thinking, hands-on problem solving, and stakeholder management
. Experience in presenting and negotiating effectively whilst building strong partnerships
. Business fluency in English
. Experience with SAP ERP Modules (ideally S/4 Hana)
. Project/Program Management certification (PMP, PMI, PRINCE) will be a plus

Location: Kaiseraugst
Start Date:01/10/2020
End date: 31/03/2021

If you are a result-oriented Senior Vendor Management Consultant currently looking for a challenging new position that applies to your skills, then we look forward to receiving your application!

Reference: 941956919

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