Procurement Manager

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Procurement Manager

Hours: 40 hours per week
Salary: Competitive
Ref No: HRJOB6635
Business Unit: Pharma Services

Location: Craigavon
Open To: Internal & External Candidates

The Company
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, across the US and in Asia. 
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.
Let’s be exceptional together

The Role
We have an exciting opportunity for a Procurement Manager to join the Pharma Services Procurement team in our Global Headquarters in Craigavon. The successful candidate will be responsible for the global procurement function within Almac Pharma Services, servicing it’s four operational sites, interacting across a global supplier base. They will ensure the effective procurement of goods and services to meet business needs.

The post holder will be required to lead a team of Procurement Team Leaders and Specialists to effectively manage the global supplier base, interacting across multiple territories, to secure delivery of the highest possible service levels for the business. They will provide strategic direction to the team to ensure the objectives of the Procurement function are aligned with the Almac Pharma Services business strategy.

As part of a busy team within a rapidly growing organisation, operating within a challenging industry you will benefit from the numerous personal and professional developmental opportunities available throughout the Almac group.

Essential Criteria

  • Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) qualification OR significant experience in a procurement management position
  • Previous management experience in a procurement or supply chain function  
  • Previous experience within a pharmaceutical or regulated environment 
  • Previous experience of developing department strategy and delivering business objectives
  • Previous experience of developing department structures and staff development
  • Exposure to the end customer and routine Client interaction

For a full list of both essential and desirable criteria please see the Job Description attached to the job posting.

It is an exciting time in our history – we are growing rapidly, new technologies emerging, but it is highly satisfying knowing we are making a real difference to the Advancement of Human Health every day.

Why not consider making the move yourself? 

In return, we can offer you a competitive salary and benefits package, and a chance to develop and further refine your technical and operational management skills.  As well as excellent training and development opportunities, we offer real potential for career development and much more!

Be part of something big.  Be part of something special.  Be part of Almac.
(Full detail including eligibility criteria is outlined in the company handbook)

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Closing Date: Wednesday 23rd June 2021 at 1700 hours

  • Permanent
  • Craigavon
  • Closing date: Wednesday 23 Jun 2021
  • Salary: £100000
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