Procurement Manager – Central Services
Hours: 40 hours per week
Ref No: HRJOB6492
Business Unit: Central Services
Open To: Internal and External Applicants
Almac is an exceptional, award winning, drug development solutions provider at the forefront of the pharmaceutical industry. We are a privately owned organisation that has organically grown over 50 years and now employs in excess of 5,600 highly skilled personnel worldwide. Our Global headquarters is located in Craigavon, Northern Ireland with additional operations throughout Europe (UK, Ireland), across the US (Pennsylvania, North Carolina and California) and in Asia (Singapore and Japan).
Our drive and passion for the values championed by our Founder, and enshrined in the ethos of Almac, ensures that ‘Partnering to Advance Human Health’ is more than just a strapline – it is our way of life.
Advancing human health requires exceptional people – your talent, experience and passion will be the perfect match. Together we will make an exceptional difference to the health of countless patients all over the world ………and this is just the beginning.
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our Procurement team at our Global HQ in Craigavon, this is a perfect opportunity for an experienced Procurement expert with significant procurement experience of both direct and indirect goods and services at a senior level.
The successful candidate will support the implementation and management of consistent purchasing practices with robust controls within global Central Services in UK, US and Ireland.
Previous practical procurement experience encompassing total responsibility for both large scale and smaller scale procurement projects is essential as well as a proven successful track record within contract negotiation and competitive pricing analysis.
For more information please refer to our job description.
MCIPS qualification or working towards
Significant procurement experience for both direct and indirect goods and services at a senior level within the private sector
Experience of driving and managing change in an organisation
Previous practical procurement experience encompassing total responsibility for both large scale (>£1M) and smaller scale procurement projects
Proven successful track record within contract negotiation and competitive pricing analysis
Proven track record within supplier relationship management
Degree (or equivalent) qualification
Previous practical procurement experience within a range of goods and services
Previous practical procurement experience within the healthcare or pharmaceutical industry
Previous experience of P2P
Knowledge of VAT rules in Northern Ireland, Great Britain and Ireland.
Knowledge of Sales tax rules in the USA
Family friendly flexible working
Employee recognition programme
Learning and development opportunities and support
Enhanced pension contribution
Long service awards
34 days annual leave allowance
Free car parking
Moving house leave
Paid medical appointments
Occupational sick pay
Enhanced maternity pay
Critical illness policy
Perks discount scheme
Death in service benefit
Westfield healthcare benefit
Apply online at www.almacgroup.com/careers
Closing Date: 24th of June 2021 at 5pm