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Raw Material Global Category Buyer



Accounting & Finance
Barcelona, Spain
Posted on Saturday, June 15, 2024

Global Lead Buyer – Raw Material

Barcelona, Spain

About the role:

Ready to push the limits of what’s possible? Join Sanofi CHC in one of our corporate functions and you can play a vital part in the performance of our entire business while helping to make an impact on millions around the world.

The global Lead Buyer will manage several subcategories of Raw Material (>60M€ spend) covering 13 plants located worldwide and CMO. In this role you will ensure sourcing on global perimeter and will ensure business for all categories and Raw category for Ocoyoacac plant acting as Strategic Point Of Contact. This scope may/will evolve according to business needs/growth which would trigger new procurement organisation.

Main responsibilities:

  • To ensure business continuity for their category from Day 1.

  • To be accountable and responsible to develop and implement procurement strategy for tail spend / distributors segment as well as several Raw Material Subcategories

  • To create values or competitive advantages for our brands: top and bottom line with the ad hoc commitment with reliable suppliers

  • To build, drive and or execute and monitor performance agreed during financial cycles: reliability as well as consistency, predictability are key.

  • To relentless improve raw material category knowledge: market intelligence, cost structure model, via scouting/sourcing/curiosity.

  • To drive Supplier Management Relationship for the sake of CHC growth and suppliers partnership.

About you:

  • Experience: Prior experience in procurement with proven track record of building and leading cross functional team

  • Soft skills: Challenger mindset, effective communication skill, capacity to develop a strategy thinking while managing operational ones, capacity to resist to stress and pressure,

  • Technical skills: Data management, cost structure management, negotiation skill/tools

  • Education: University degree in engineering, business school or equivalent

  • Languages: Fluent in English

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

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.

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