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Sourcing Manager Information Services - Netherlands  

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Posted on : 15 April 2017

Project Description

Your job as a Sourcing Manager IS
  • As a Sourcing Manager IS, you will support the EMEA Category Lead, as part of the Procurement Transformation programme, in driving a multi-year transformation through the delivery of category excellence. 
  • You will work as part of the wider Procurement team and in this role you are responsible for supporting and delivering market leading deliverables through a focus on a wide range of commercial levers capable of driving value beyond price initiatives. 
  • To undertake these activities successfully, you will need to significantly engage with internal stakeholders and ensure the IS-Category strategy and plans are aligned to functional and business targets.


Your personal qualifications as a Sourcing Manager IS 
  • Experience in a wide range of Procurement disciplines including Strategic Sourcing, Procure-to-Pay and Category Management 
  • Procurement experience and in depth understanding of the Category Management process 
  • Experience of managing Category Teams and categories in complex and matrix driven organisations 
  • Extensive procurement experience in the Information Services category 
  • As Sourcing Manager IS, you will have strong interpersonal and influencing skills as it will be very important to build relationships, trust and to become respected by the business teams.
  •  You have energy, confidence and ability to identify opportunities and drive the business to deliver the necessary change and benefits. 
  • In addition, you will have strong implementation skills and be able to interpret business requirements and effectively align inputs, outputs and results.


We offer  
  • A challenging and diversified job in an international setting 
  • Good career opportunities 
  • Inspiring work climate 
  • Attractive remuneration, which includes:   
    • a 13th month 
    • excellent pension policy 
    • health insurance compensation 
    • collective health insurance 
    • company own saving scheme arrangement 
    • 25 Holidays + 13 so called ADV Days 


We believe that nurturing a good relationship with our employees delivers good business results.
  • It is our stated aim in the vision for our company  to be recognised as an Employer of Choice. 
  • This means ensuring we are a highly effective organisation, that applies best-in-class people management, creates a positive working environment and has an inspirational company culture.
  • This reflects the working culture of our company , outlines our expectations as an employer and captures the essence of our company ethos;


About Us:
  • Our company is a Japanese multinational pharmaceutical company employing over 18,000 people worldwide with global sales exceeding 10billion euro. 
  • The group’s EMEA headquarters are based in London, with affiliates throughout Europe engaged in research & development (R&D), manufacturing and  sales & marketing. 
  • With over 4,500 employees, EMEA is an important and growing  company region, having key strengths in the therapy areas of Urology, Transplantation, Anti Infectives, Pain Management and Oncology.
  • The global annual R&D investment of 15% to 20% of sales is evidence of the group’s commitment to improving the health of people worldwide through the provision of innovative and reliable products.