Strategic Vendor Manager Permanent Job in Singapore

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posted date

Sunday, 18 June 2017

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Biotechnology & Pharmaceutical

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Singapore, Singapore


S$7,000 - S$8,000 per month


It is required be resident in the country

job description

about the company
With very dominant footsteps stamped across the globe, this multinational company only has positives to look forward too. Investing heavily in the South East Asia region, especially in Singapore, this medical devices/diagnostics giants seeks to expand its' presence even further

about the job

As a member of the Global Supplier Alliance Team, this role will nevertheless encompass Strategic Vendor Management activities from straight forward one-off buys to highly structured supply agreements. Strategic sourcing activities, strong stakeholder management in and out of the business, overseeing direct sourcing likewise being the custodian for cross functional stategic partners in the business will also be part of the job

On top of that, you will have the opportunity to be a stellar member of the business by:

  • Spearheading supplier relationships & reviewing contractual obligations
  • Looking at Change Management for internal and external processes
  • Implementing, negotiating and overseeing cross functional projects handovers throughout the business
  • Identifying risks, costs, supplier performances in order to achieve cost effective standards
  • Providing specialist and innovative advice to cross functional R&D teams from a technical and commercial perspective
  • Facilitating communications between organization and the Supplier to identify sources of innovation for product and services
  • Promoting of best practice in order to align commercial resources to growing business needs

about the manager/team

You will work closely with internal teams to support project requirements and to identify strategic opportunities by leveraging on new/existing suppliers

In conjunction, you will also collaborate with cross functional regional teams in a very work life balanced culture, a team based environment that promotes internal growth and not to mention a supportive reporting line that will work together to achieve a common goal

skills and experience required

  • Degree qualification in Engineering, Science or related Business discipline
  • At least 5 years experience in vendor management or procurement in the medical/pharmaceutical/FMCG industry
  • APICS certification or recognized qualification in field of Procurement
  • Knowledge in GMP, strong network base, tender and project management
  • Proven track record in strong stakeholder management from a supply chain & procurement perspective
  • Willing to work in Loyang

To apply online please use the 'apply' function, alternatively you may contact us at 65171622
(EA: 94C3609/ R1551260 ). Do note that only shortlisted candidates will be notified



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