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Agile procurement associate

Synthorx

Synthorx

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Budapest, Hungary
Posted on Tuesday, June 11, 2024
  • Job title: Agile Procurement Associate
  • Location: Budapest, Hungary

About the job

Our Hubs are a crucial part of how we innovate, improving performance across every Sanofi department and providing a springboard for the amazing work we do. Build a career and you can be part of transforming our business while helping to change millions of lives. Ready? As an Agile Procurement Associate within our Procurement Agile Teams, you’ll be responsible for supporting Agile project execution, develop strategies, take ownership of negotiation fact pack development on different projects on various fields (Marketing, R&D, Professional Services) collaborating actively with French and US teams, stakeholders internally and even externally.

We’re an innovative global healthcare company that helps the world stay ahead of infectious diseases by delivering more than 500 million vaccine doses a year. Across different countries, our talented teams are exploring new technologies to protect people and promote healthy communities. We chase the miracles of science every single day, pursuing progress to make a real impact on millions of patients around the world.

Main responsibilities:

  • Work flexibly across a portfolio of projects as needed with Agile Transformation Squad leads.
  • Support project execution.
  • Take ownership of high-level negotiation.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to brainstorm solutions, develop strategies, and execute project plans to meet objectives.
  • Provide guidance and coaching to teams on negotiation excellence and best practices, agile principles, practices, and frameworks (e.g., Scrum, Kanban, SAFe) to support agile ways of working.
  • Facilitate agile ceremonies and workshops (including sprint planning, daily stand-ups, sprint reviews and retrospectives to foster collaboration, transparency, and continuous improvement).
  • Support the establishment of agile governance structures, metrics, and reporting mechanisms.

About you

Experience:

  • Proven experience (5+ years) in a procurement role.
  • Strong understanding of agile principles and methodologies, with experience implementing agile practices in complex organizational environments.

Soft skills:

  • Excellent communication, collaboration and stakeholder management skills with the ability to work effectively in agile teams and influence stakeholders at all levels of organizations.
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment, manage multiple priorities effectively, and deliver results within project timelines.
  • Ability to work in a cross-cultural, global organization.

Technical skills:

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite.

Education:

  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Supply Chain Management, or a related field or above.
  • Certified ScrumMaster (CSM) or equivalent agile certification preferred.
  • Certification in negotiation (e.g., Certified Professional Negotiator) or procurement (e.g., CIPS, CPSM) preferred.

Languages:

  • Fluency in English is a must.

Why choose us?

  • Bring the miracles of science to life alongside a supportive, future-focused team.
  • Discover endless opportunities to grow your talent and drive your career, whether it’s through a promotion or lateral move, at home or internationally.
  • Enjoy a thoughtful, well-crafted rewards package that recognizes your contribution and amplifies your impact.
  • Take good care of yourself and your family, with a wide range of health and wellbeing benefits including high-quality healthcare, prevention and wellness programs and at least 14 weeks’ gender-neutral parental leave.
  • Play an instrumental part in creating best practice within our Procurement Team.
  • Our Budapest site is easily accessible and you can find our modern office in the heart of our capital in 13th district.

Pursue Progress. Discover Extraordinary.

Progress doesn’t happen without people – people from different backgrounds, in different locations, doing different roles, all united by one thing: a desire to make miracles happen. You can be one of those people. Chasing change, embracing new ideas and exploring all the opportunities we have to offer. Let’s pursue progress. And let’s discover extraordinary together.

At Sanofi, we provide equal opportunities to all regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, or gender identity.

Watch our ALL IN video and check out our Diversity Equity and Inclusion actions at sanofi.com!

Discover our Code of Conduct, that serves as the moral compass that guides us when chasing the miracles of science to improve people’s lives. Please ensure to have read this document before applying.

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Pursue progress, discover extraordinary

Better is out there. Better medications, better outcomes, better science. But progress doesn’t happen without people – people from different backgrounds, in different locations, doing different roles, all united by one thing: a desire to make miracles happen. So, let’s be those people.

At Sanofi, we provide equal opportunities to all regardless of race, colour, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, ability or gender identity.

Watch our ALL IN video and check out our Diversity Equity and Inclusion actions at sanofi.com!