LEO Pharma

Senior Procurement Specialist - Professional Services & Marketing

Join our recently established Tactical Procurement department, and assume responsibility for defining sourcing strategies, execute tenders and other procurement activities across Direct and Indirect categories within Professional Services and Marketing both globally and group-wide. In this position you will be directly involved in optimizing value from est. 35% of total global spend.

As a senior member of an international team consisting of eight procurement professionals based across Europe reporting to the head of Tactical Procurement you will work closely with Category Managers and business stakeholders to deliver commercial value, mitigate supplier risk and other procurement value add.

The Job

Your main responsibilities will be:

  • Commercially responsible for sourcing activities mainly within the Professional Services and Marketing categories and their sub-categories
  • In close collaboration with Category Managers ensure alignment on spend development and delivery off value to the business in accordance with category strategies
  • To build strong relationships within Global Procurement and stakeholders internally and externally to ensure effective and decisive execution of responsibilities and minimize risk.

Your qualifications

To be successful in this role your core competencies include:

  • Sourcing experience from a category-based procurement organization as well as knowledge of tender processes and negotiation
  • PS and/or Marketing procurement experience is an advantage. Experience from consulting is equally looked upon favourably
  • Good understanding market dynamics and project change management
  • Fluency in English and preferably in Danish
  • A relevant degree in e.g. SCM, economics or law

You will work as a trusted advisor for stakeholders in LEO, and you will engage in a diverse field of suppliers, as such you will have a sound understanding of commercial drivers as well as strong influencing and stakeholder management skills. Additionally, you have a well-developed cultural flair and are seasoned in building and maintaining productive partnerships across borders and functions.

We are at the early stage of developing our Tactical Procurement department, and you will be an important sparring partner as well as you will have ample opportunity to influence your own work portfolio.

If you thrive in a dynamic working environment where we constantly work to optimize the way we deliver value to our stakeholders - and where the path from decision to execution is short - then this is a place for you! The position is based at the LEO Pharma HQ in Ballerup. Relocation will not be offered.

Join our mission to help more people achieve healthy skin

Hundreds of millions of people around the globe are suffering from an untreated skin disease. Helping these people to get a better life is what LEO Pharma is all about. By understanding their needs and wishes we will improve existing treatments and break new land to uncover the solutions of tomorrow.

By joining LEO Pharma you will get the opportunity to create results, develop yourself among highly skilled colleagues while taking on our quest to become the preferred dermatology care partner improving people’s lives around the world and at the same time create profitable growth.

Contact and application

If you have questions, please do not hesitate to contact Marcus Beier Durazo, Head of Tactical Procurement, at + 45 5151 9133.

Deadline for submitting your application (CV and letter of motivation) is December 10, 2019. We look forward to hearing from you.

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