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Sourcing Excellence Manager (Operations)

Amgen
Tampa, FL 33602
  • Job Code
    118953915
Amgen

Job ID: R-95125
Location: Tampa, FL, US 33602

Amgen is searching for a Sourcing Excellence Manager within Global Strategic Sourcing to join their team. This role will report into the Director, Sourcing Excellence and will be based out of Tampa, Florida.

The Sourcing Excellence Manager will provide support to a variety of Operations categories (e.g. garments, distribution, warehousing, packaging, chemicals and excipients, and other operational goods and services) based on the strategic demands of business stakeholders. This Manager will help execute, deliver, and implement the sourcing and contracting needs of Amgen's Global spend across all the above categories within the all operational functions.

At Amgen, our mission is simple: to serve patients. Our new Tampa Capability Center provides essential services that enable us to better pursue this mission. This state-of-the art center serves as a base for finance, information systems, and human resources professionals to make a meaningful impact at one of the world's leading biotechnology companies.

Primary responsibilities will include the following:
  • Execute sourcing (eRFX) for the Global (GCM) Category Management Teams
  • Proficient in Procurement Process and Systems ensuring compliance with all relevant sourcing policies and procedures
  • Strong capability in managing, supporting and driving contract activities
  • Proficient in ongoing contract management (for Strategic and Supply Constrained Categories) and to be accountable for hand-off to Contract-to-Pay team
  • Executing Global/Regional Sourcing Strategies
  • Work is guided by operational and project related objectives defined by GCM/RCM
  • Implement global/regional sourcing strategies across US markets
  • Document (in Ariba) and guide sourcing execution through to implementation
  • Communicate to GCM/RCM local and regional requirements impacting category strategies
  • Support supplier analysis and market intelligence activities
  • Support and lead the request for Proposal and Quotation processes (eRFX
  • Ensure sourcing tactics drive value in specific functional business environments, including legal & regulatory context
  • Delivering value for all key partners while collaborating and building strategic relationships
  • Understands business goals and customer needs to implement opportunities while providing training and guidance
  • Partners with colleagues in Finance and all other Function Heads as appropriate
  • Supports, builds, delivers and validates savings for Global Category Managers
  • Anticipates and prevents potential problems through root cause analysis
  • Ensure Amgen's procurement policies are followed, ensuring that compliance metrics are met or exceeded, supported through preferred supplier contracts
  • Inform stakeholders on Amgen's sourcing policies and procedures, providing support and corrective actions where required
  • Review and approve purchase requisitions and escalation of any non-compliant requisitions to the appropriate Global or Regional Category Manager
  • Partner with existing vendors to renewing and renegotiating existing and expiring contracts.
  • Less than 10%, domestic travel
  • Multi-lingual: English (required) and one of the following: (Spanish, German, French, Italian, or Mandarin)


Basic Qualifications:

  • Doctorate degree



OR
  • Master's degree and 2 years of Sourcing, Project Management or experience in an Operations role


OR
  • Bachelor's degree and 4 years of Sourcing, Project Management or experience in an Operations role


OR
  • Associate's degree and 10 years of Sourcing, Project Management or experience in an Operations role


OR
  • High School Diploma/GED and 12 years of Sourcing, Project Management or experience in an Operations role


Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience sourcing Operational goods and services for a pharmaceutical company Proven experience with sourcing processes (tendering, supplier negotiations and contracting) across multiple countries, across multiple spend categories
  • Strong experience in Project Management and independently develops practical solutions (Planning, prioritizing and delivery), with experience in leading project teams across geographic and functional reporting lines
  • Ability to provide thought leadership to customers and actively shape customer's overall strategy while understanding business goals
  • Excellent communication skills (presentation, virtual team development, etc.) resulting in relationship building and development
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Able to work with minimal direction, ensuring quality of tasks / service provided by self and other
  • Experience using e-procurementtools such as Ariba
  • Applies analytical skills to evaluate and interpret complex situations using different information sources to draw and present analytic insights
  • Highly proficient with MS Office Suite, including Excel
  • Fluent business English, written and oral


Amgen is committed to unlocking the potential of biology for patients suffering from serious illnesses by discovering, developing, manufacturing and delivering innovative human therapeutics. This approach begins by using tools like advanced human genetics to unravel the complexities of disease and understand the fundamentals of human biology.

Amgen focuses on areas of high unmet medical need while harnessing its expertise to strive for solutions that improve health outcomes and dramatically improve people's lives. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has grown to be one of the world's leading independent biotechnology companies, has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential.

The invaluable contributions of our hardworking Tampa team will help us develop the vital and innovative medicines that treat serious illness and unmet medical needs around the globe.

Join Us

If you're seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you'll find it at Amgen.

Amgen, a biotechnology pioneer, discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. Our medicines have helped millions of patients in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis and other serious illnesses.

As an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people around the world, Amgen fosters an inclusive environment of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who respect each other but compete intensely to win. Together, we live the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve patients.

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

PI118953915

<b>Amgen</b><br/><br/><b>Job ID: </b>R-95125<br/><b>Location: </b>Tampa, FL, US 33602<br/><br/>Amgen is searching for a Sourcing Excellence Manager within Global Strategic Sourcing to join their team. This role will report into the Director, Sourcing Excellence and will be based out of Tampa, Florida.<br><br>The Sourcing Excellence Manager will provide support to a variety of Operations categories (e.g. garments, distribution, warehousing, packaging, chemicals and excipients, and other operational goods and services) based on the strategic demands of business stakeholders. This Manager will help execute, deliver, and implement the sourcing and contracting needs of Amgen's Global spend across all the above categories within the all operational functions.<br><br>At Amgen, our mission is simple: to serve patients. Our new Tampa Capability Center provides essential services that enable us to better pursue this mission. This state-of-the art center serves as a base for finance, information systems, and human resources professionals to make a meaningful impact at one of the world's leading biotechnology companies.<br><br>Primary responsibilities will include the following:<br><ul><li>Execute sourcing (eRFX) for the Global (GCM) Category Management Teams</li><li>Proficient in Procurement Process and Systems ensuring compliance with all relevant sourcing policies and procedures</li><li>Strong capability in managing, supporting and driving contract activities</li><li>Proficient in ongoing contract management (for Strategic and Supply Constrained Categories) and to be accountable for hand-off to Contract-to-Pay team</li><li>Executing Global/Regional Sourcing Strategies</li><li>Work is guided by operational and project related objectives defined by GCM/RCM</li><li>Implement global/regional sourcing strategies across US markets</li><li>Document (in Ariba) and guide sourcing execution through to implementation</li><li>Communicate to GCM/RCM local and regional requirements impacting category strategies</li><li>Support supplier analysis and market intelligence activities</li><li>Support and lead the request for Proposal and Quotation processes (eRFX</li><li>Ensure sourcing tactics drive value in specific functional business environments, including legal & regulatory context</li><li>Delivering value for all key partners while collaborating and building strategic relationships</li><li>Understands business goals and customer needs to implement opportunities while providing training and guidance</li><li>Partners with colleagues in Finance and all other Function Heads as appropriate</li><li>Supports, builds, delivers and validates savings for Global Category Managers</li><li>Anticipates and prevents potential problems through root cause analysis</li><li>Ensure Amgen's procurement policies are followed, ensuring that compliance metrics are met or exceeded, supported through preferred supplier contracts</li><li>Inform stakeholders on Amgen's sourcing policies and procedures, providing support and corrective actions where required</li><li>Review and approve purchase requisitions and escalation of any non-compliant requisitions to the appropriate Global or Regional Category Manager</li><li>Partner with existing vendors to renewing and renegotiating existing and expiring contracts.</li><li>Less than 10%, domestic travel</li><li>Multi-lingual: English (required) and one of the following: (Spanish, German, French, Italian, or Mandarin)</li></ul><br><br>Basic Qualifications: <br><br><ul><li> Doctorate degree </li></ul><br> <br><br>OR<br><ul><li>Master's degree and 2 years of Sourcing, Project Management or experience in an Operations role</li></ul><br><br>OR<br><ul><li>Bachelor's degree and 4 years of Sourcing, Project Management or experience in an Operations role</li></ul><br><br>OR<br><ul><li>Associate's degree and 10 years of Sourcing, Project Management or experience in an Operations role</li></ul><br><br>OR<br><ul><li>High School Diploma/GED and 12 years of Sourcing, Project Management or experience in an Operations role</li></ul><br><br>Preferred Qualifications: <br><ul><li>Experience sourcing Operational goods and services for a pharmaceutical company Proven experience with sourcing processes (tendering, supplier negotiations and contracting) across multiple countries, across multiple spend categories</li><li>Strong experience in Project Management and independently develops practical solutions (Planning, prioritizing and delivery), with experience in leading project teams across geographic and functional reporting lines</li><li>Ability to provide thought leadership to customers and actively shape customer's overall strategy while understanding business goals</li><li>Excellent communication skills (presentation, virtual team development, etc.) resulting in relationship building and development</li><li>Strong problem-solving skills</li><li>Able to work with minimal direction, ensuring quality of tasks / service provided by self and other</li><li>Experience using e-procurementtools such as Ariba</li><li>Applies analytical skills to evaluate and interpret complex situations using different information sources to draw and present analytic insights</li><li>Highly proficient with MS Office Suite, including Excel</li><li>Fluent business English, written and oral</li></ul><br><br>Amgen is committed to unlocking the potential of biology for patients suffering from serious illnesses by discovering, developing, manufacturing and delivering innovative human therapeutics. This approach begins by using tools like advanced human genetics to unravel the complexities of disease and understand the fundamentals of human biology.<br><br>Amgen focuses on areas of high unmet medical need while harnessing its expertise to strive for solutions that improve health outcomes and dramatically improve people's lives. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has grown to be one of the world's leading independent biotechnology companies, has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential.<br><br>The invaluable contributions of our hardworking Tampa team will help us develop the vital and innovative medicines that treat serious illness and unmet medical needs around the globe.<br><br>Join Us <br> <br> If you're seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you'll find it at Amgen. <br> <br> Amgen, a biotechnology pioneer, discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. Our medicines have helped millions of patients in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis and other serious illnesses. <br> <br> As an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people around the world, Amgen fosters an inclusive environment of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who respect each other but compete intensely to win. Together, we live the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve patients. <br> <br> Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.<br/><br/> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/ljLM7ZHpOgy7Ibo4uJArQ"> <p>PI118953915</p>

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Posted: 2020-03-12 Expires: 2020-04-12

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