A career with MilliporeSigma is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 58,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in Healthcare, Life Science and Electronics. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others. MilliporeSigma is a business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany.
Group Sourcing Manager - Marketing and Sales Sourcing is accountable for executing the sourcing strategy for Marketing & Sales procurement categories (such as marketing and communications agencies, business intelligence and market reasearch, conferences, patient support, etc) within variousbusiness franchises and support functions. This role will deliver substantial value to our business, as well as to our global strategic initiatives while working in close collaboration with key stakeholders. Efficient project allocation and reporting as well as strong supplier management are essential tasks of this role. The Group Sourcing Manager is expected to lead procurement negotiations and deliver best total value in terms of cost, quality, delivery and innovation through the use of strategic sourcing best practices. You will report to the Head of Marketing & Sales Sourcing, Healthcare, North America, based in the Rockland, Massachusetts location and work closely with Procurement and Marketing teams across the globe.
Who You Are:
- At least 3+ years of relevant work experience in procurement preferably in a multi-national organization
- Commercial education and/or graduate degree in finance, marketing or similar area
What we offer:
- Expert negotiation skills and procurement compliance knowledge
- Strong analytical skills to support sourcing recommendations
- Highly customer focused
- Proven project management skills
- Fluent English skills, German language a plus
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Job Requisition ID: 220241
Career Level: C - Professional (1-3 years)
Working time model: full-time