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Procurement Manager (Pharma/FMCG experience)

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Supply Chain

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  • Category & Sourcing Management – Represent market in development and implementation of Global/Regional/Local category sourcing strategy. Uses the Global Sourcing & Procurement process to apply required tools in the creation, implementation and provide the approval of local source plans to manage assurance of supply, quality, service, cost, innovation and regulatory compliance (AQSCIR) within the Market, resulting in breakthrough strategies which optimize value and ensure appropriate risk management.
  • Proactive Value Management: Achieves best value sourcing through use of various procurement techniques (e.g. activity-based costing, total cost of ownership analysis, etc) and considering factors like financial stability, service capability, quality requirements to arrive at most optimal supplier & solution for the business.
  • Market Knowledge and Insight: Leverage local market knowledge and business requirements in collaboration with regional sourcing professionals to co-create innovative solutions for the business.
  • Supplier Management and Conditioning:  Assists in evaluating potential suppliers on market specific issues. Is familiar with the various suppliers and product lines available in stakeholder areas. Responsible for building relationships with Local suppliers and managing supplier performance (e.g. Quarterly Business Review) against business requirements using proven processes; ensures adequate inclusion of diversity suppliers in RFx and contracts as applicable.
  • Stakeholder Management and Business Sponsorship: Represents Global Sourcing & Procurement locally, understanding supply strategies and agreements and describing the benefits to the stakeholders in market. Responsible for engaging key stakeholders and partners them to define, meet or exceed business requirements by identifying and managing profit plan savings targets as well as evaluate any potential savings through supplier consolidation. Understands strategic business requirements both short and long term.
  • Contract Negotiation and Management: Once strategy is approved, personally leads the sourcing including RFx, negotiations and contracting, until approval completed for local categories to put in place the right suppliers.
  • 7 to 10 years experience in commercial, business, operations function required or experience in non procurement role
  • Knowledge of SAP and Procurement related business processes desirable


PHP 1M – 1.9M