• Lead and manage staff in order to achieve targets • Price negotiations on a global level • Contribute to price reductions in the area of FDFs • Negotiation of delivery contracts in coordination with the respective departments • Market observation and sourcing • Systematic and continuous benchmarking, strategic decisions bases on analyses derived incl. implementation • Implementation and controlling of global transfer and harmonization processes of licences • Optimization of Suppy Chain processes; development & analysis of KPIs and implementation of respective targets • Support of global functions, especially Global Sourcing & Purchasing, Product Allocation and Global Supply Chain • Cooperation with Global Sourcing & Purchasing on developing strategic target incl. implementation of such targets • Prepare and lead supplier business reviews
• University degree or polytechnic degree (Master’s degree preferred) in Business or Economics • 7 years in pharmaceutical/ generics industry in the area of Purchasing, especially FDF • Fluent English knowledge in writing and speaking, German is a plus
You’ll receive: An open corporate culture, interesting and challenging tasks, attractive social benefits as well as opportunities for individual career growth within an international company.
About us Novartis Business Services (NBS) is the global service provider for Novartis – one of the world’s leading pharmaceutical companies. About 500 associates in Germany deliver high quality services to all Novartis legal entities in areas, such as IT, Real Estate and Facility Services, Procurement, Product Lifecycle Services, HR and Finance.
Why consider Novartis? 927 million. That’s how many lives our products touched in 2017. And while we’re proud of that fact, in this world of digital and technological transformation, we must also ask ourselves this: how can we continue to improve and extend even more people’s lives?
We believe the answers are found when curious, courageous and collaborative people like you are brought together in an inspiring environment. Where you’re given opportunities to explore the power of digital and data. Where you’re empowered to risk failure by taking smart risks, and where you’re surrounded by people who share your determination to tackle the world’s toughest medical challenges.
We are Novartis. Join us and help us reimagine medicine.