Purchaser, Buyer CRO Clinical Trials Phase I

17 January 2019
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Our Biotech Company based in Belgium is looking for a Purchaser with main focus on Clinical Trials Phase I.
This position can be done by a Clinical Project Manager with experience in Vendor Management and interest to be part of a Purchase team.
Your role
Buyer CRO with main focus on Clinical trials Phase II-III for R&D sites
Support business in negotiation, RFI-RFP, tenders analyses
Identify opportunities of costs savings and support in setting-up contracts
Operational procurement tasks management
Supplier relationship management (SRM): selection support, assessment, build tools for evaluation (metrics, KPI, etc.
Support the category manager in deploying the procurement outsourcing strategy and best practices
Support business in RFP negotiations, benchmarks, trends and bid defence
Create and implement outsourcing purchasing tools (RFP-RFQ)
Formulate and analyse bid proposals for clinical trials in relation with the business.
Understand the supplier’s and CRO’s cost structure in order to analyse efficiently the market
SRM: with the support of internal customers, relationship building, data review and analysis, performance monitoring and improvement.
Sub-processes: Supplier Segmentation, Supplier Performance Management, Create Purchasing reviews, Supplier Risk Management.
Sourcing: Support business functions and Approach to Market, Sourcing Documentation Creation, Negotiation and Supplier Selection, Sourcing Implementation.
Contracting: Systematically and efficiently support in legal contract review, approval of financial terms and conditions, compliance to maximize financial and operational performance and minimize risk. Sub-processes: Legal, Finance, Contracts Approval, Contract Management and Compliance.
Ensure, apply and deploy integrity of the procurement strategy that satisfy efficiency, regulatory, quality and savings goals
Ensure integrity of the internal processing in compliance with SOx obligations and internal procedures
Back up support of other purchasers
Who are you?
Master Degree in Economics, Business Administration or equivalent by experience, an initial degree in life sciences (Pharmacy, Chemistry or Biology) is a significant plus
A minimum of 5 years in an international environment with experience in outsourcing studies is required
Hands-on attitude and result oriented
Professional English level (French and/or Dutch is a plus but non mandatory)

Interested in this job?

Send us your CV and motivation to: staffing@triumclinicalconsulting.com