Category Manager – Raw Materials Procurement (m/f/d) in der Städteregion Aachen
West Pharmaceutical Services Deutschland GmbH &Co. KG - Vollzeitbeschäftigung
Start ab sofort - Online seit dem 06.06.2021
Welcome to West! Established in 1923, West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. has become a global leader in innovative solutions for injectable drug administration. Eachevery day, West manufactures more than 112 million products that are used to help improve health care for millions of people around the world. our team of 7,500 employees in 16 countries to help us write the next chapter of our success story. We are constantly looking for new talentspeople who won’t settle for second best. Thinkers. Doers. Enthusiasts. As an employee, you will experience a collaborativedynamic global working environment,your development is our priority. West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of packaging componentsdelivery systems for injectable drugshealthcare products. Working by the side of its customersconcept to patient, West creates products that promote the efficiency, reliabilitysafety of the world's pharmaceutical drug supply. West is headquartered in Exton, Pennsylvania,supports its customerslocations in NorthSouth America, Europe, AsiaAustralia. West's 2018 sales of $1.7 billion reflect the daily use of approximately 112 million of its componentsdevices, which are designed to improve the delivery of healthcare to patients around the world.
Make a difference as a Category Manager – Raw Materials Procurement (m/f/d).
Job Summary As part of the Procurement Team, you will be responsibleaccountable for developing, implementing,sustaining procurement plansstrategies for the global Primary Packaging category.
Location: Kiefernweg Campus, Eschweiler Contract Conditions: full-time, permanent Contact Person: Mara Stollenwerk
In this role, you will collaborate with cross-functional teamsexecute related sourcing initiatives to deliver optimal total cost of ownership, consolidate supplier basedrive efficiency through the chosen solutions
You will identify opportunities by means of profilesegment categorization, spend analyses, opportunity assessmentstakeholder mapping, finding,implementing strategic sourcing solutions
To perform needssituation analyses, you will research market trendsassess supplier capabilities with your good knowledge of the global landscape of the secondary Packaging category
You will develop sourcing options by assessing the market, supplierWest positioning, determination of the go-to-market strategy,developing a business case
It will be on you to perform strategic sourcing by launching activities for the category strategyexecution of the strategic sourcing project
You will perform supplier relationship management to ensure continuous improvementinnovation, best in class pricing, productservice quality, continuity of goodsservices,alignment with internal stakeholderscompany strategies
Further, you will contribute to the annual budget process by providing reliable cost estimatesrealistic forecasts
Finally, you will identifyassess risksbenefits of sourcing decisionsclearly present proposals to mitigate risks collaboratively, ensuring sustained product supply-quality-compliance
You graduated in businessengineering with a deep-going technical expertisean apprenticeship with long-term working experience in a comparable position
With your 8+ years of Procurement experience, you bring broad expertise in sourcing / supplier / category management for raw material
To find your way in our dynamic environment, you are a self-starter (m/f/d) with strong analytical capabilitiesa solution-oriented personality
You feel comfortable in a fast-paced international environmentare able to build partnershipswork collaboratively across regions, functionsteams
A strongly developed ability to work in cross-functional teams, build effective working relationships as well as strong presentationinterpersonal skills complete your profile
With your excellent communication skills in English, you are able to negotiate with suppliersexchange with senior leadership. German skills would be an advantage
Internationality – As an American company, we live a global cooperation within international structures
Philanthropy – We value an appreciativefriendly work environment as well as flat hierarchies
Market-appropriate remuneration – We offer an attractive, market-oriented remuneration, including company social benefitspurchasing benefits
Social engagement – We support local aid organizations through various actions organized by our employees
Diversity – We at West value the wide range of our employees who make up our company
Safety – Occupational safety is our highest priority; we offer secure jobs in a sustainable industry
Development opportunities – Our employees benefitan extensive range of trainings as well asa constanttargeted employee development
Family-friendly culture – We attach great importance to reconciling private lifework; flexible working hours are a matter of course for us
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