Doing now what patients need next . A pioneer in the development of blood glucose monitoring and insulin delivery systems, Roche Diabetes Care is committed to helping people with diabetes everywhere in the world think less about their daily diabetes routine, so they can get true relief, day and night.
We offer a broad portfolio of solutions for both people with diabetes and their professionals - from blood glucose monitoring to information management to insulin delivery to continuous glucose monitoring.
Our aim is to offer innovative products, services and comprehensive solutions for convenient, efficient and effective diabetes management.
As the Category Manager for Digital & IT Services, you will be accountable for developing strategies and leading initiatives for a spend category-cluster and / or sub-category (e.
g. DevOps, Software Development, IT Consulting, Infrastructure, SaaS, Network, Telecom, Cloud Solutions) on a global basis.
The role is responsible for proactively identifying opportunities, engaging, and partnering with Business stakeholders, and managing Category suppliers to deliver the overall Category performance and savings targets.
You will report to the Head of Digital & IT Procurement.- Your main responsibilities include : Define Category Strategy and Annual PipelineIdentify and execute Strategic Procurement InitiativesReport on operational metrics, savings, spend per category and spend per SupplierManage Risk / Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)Manage Suppliers and their continuous improvementBuild strong working relationships with key Business Stakeholders and other functions such as Finance, HR, Quality & regulatory, IT Security, Legal and other Roche Group peersManage Global Contracts - Draft, negotiate, close and track & traceSearch for new Suppliers and provide market intelligence- Who you are : We are seeking for a highly motivated professional, someone who enjoys taking up new challenges, with a can do attitude, collaborative, and overall someone who embraces the Agile values and pillars and with the following experience : University degree, with Business, IT, Supply Chain, Business Engineering or Life Sciences degree preferable.
Good knowledge of IT portfolio elements, background in SaaS and PaaS contracts, application management and Operations Services.
Good knowledge of the IT supplier and IT technology marketplace.Business level fluency in English.4-7 years in-depth strategic and operational procurement experience with extensive knowledge of category management and advanced strategic sourcing.
4-7+ years overall business experience, including working within a regulated industry for regulated categories with familiarity of relevant legal risks and issues.
Demonstrated experience in managing regional or global cross-functional project teams.Additionally the following is desirable : Experience in managing negotiating contracts where scrum framework is applied.
Post graduate business-related qualification.Life Sciences industry experience.Documented international strategic sourcing experience.
Demonstrated ability in organizing, analyzing and reporting complex financial data with solid grounding in basic procurement and financial processes and systems.
Experience with enterprise systems and procurement / procure-to-pay tools.Professional purchasing (e.g. CIPS) and / or Project management related licenses.
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