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Indirect Procurement Consultant

Kelly Services
Tampa, FL 33603
Our client, a global BioPharma company firmly focused on its mission to discover, develop and deliver innovative medicines that help patients prevail over serious diseases, is currently seeking a Indirect Procurement Consultant for a 6 month temporary position located in Tampa, FL.


In addition to working with the worlds most recognized and trusted name in staffing, Kelly employees can expect:


-Competitive pay


-Paid holidays


-Year-end bonus program


-Recognition and incentive programs


-Access to continuing education via the Kelly Learning Center


The hours for this position are as follows


Monday to Friday 8:00am-5:00pm


Pay Rate: $45.00-$50.00/Hour


Responsibilities:

o Understand R&D business requirements and translate them into effectively leading R&D sourcing projects (including RFxs) and contracting, developing Master Services Agreements, Laboratory Services Agreements and Statements of Work as applicable to R&D categories for indirect/services agreements.

o Previous experience supporting sourcing projects and contracting related to the following categories within Clinical Development and Real World Data is strongly preferred: CRO Services, Centralized Diagnostics, Patient and Site Services, Clinical Technologies, Functional Partnerships.

o Facilitate continuous improvement and ideation that will enable the Business Partner, Category and Functional Leads to achieve strategic objectives.

o Lead cross-functional teams to manage R&D sourcing projects in support of business requirements and expected business outcomes.

o Business partnering with R&D and Global Procurement and other functional areas, e.g. Legal, and Finance, globally. Extensive interaction with Business Partners is required to ensure that strategies, objectives, total costs are aligned and optimal savings are realized in the execution of contracts.



Major Duties include:

o Contract Negotiation and Development ability to negotiate and draft Commercial Terms and defend Legal Terms on standard internal template agreements for R&D categories.

o Build, maintain and enhance relationships with leading R&D suppliers and internal stakeholders

o Leads in the development and evaluation of supplier Requests for Information/Proposal/Solution (RFxs) including ensuring comprehensive requirements and specifications, pricing models and contract terms are included.

o Lead and manage the full RFx process from RFx development through contract execution.

o Evaluate competitive offerings to determine the overall best offer for goods or services.

o Negotiate and/or issue contracts, amendments, and attachments obtaining legal review and approval of a contract when required.

o Review and critically assess business specifications and statements of work; negotiate and develop those contracts for review and approval.

o Manages multiple, complex projects independently.

o Aligns Procurement goals with clients business objectives.

o Apply appropriate business analytics to review proposals and provide accurate financial comparisons of business proposals

o Drive sustainable/substantial cost savings and value beyond savings for R&D category.

o Utilize e-Procurement tools (Ariba) to manage sourcing projects

o Operate as trusted advisor by providing procurement insights and subject matter expertise to internal stakeholders



Qualifications:

o Experience negotiating with top tier R&D suppliers for indirect/services agreements

o Bachelors degree is required, Masters Preferred,

o 5+ years in Indirect Procurement Services Categories preferably supporting R&D.

o Experience in evaluating the market, assessing suppliers, negotiating complex contracts, drafting and red-lining contractual agreements and financial analysis.

o Demonstrated ability to partner with and manage internal stakeholders at all levels within a highly matrixed organization, working across cross-functional, cross-organizational teams.

o Proficient in the use of MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint.



Preferred Qualifications:

o Demonstrated leadership, procurement and business acumen

o Demonstrated analytical and strong problem-solving skills, and the ability to collaborate cross-functionally.

o A proactive, creative and analytical approach to challenges.

o Demonstrated high degree of independence, requiring minimal supervision.

o Demonstrated ability to partner, manage and influence.

o Ability to demonstrate both empathy and assertiveness when communicating a need and/or defending a position/decision.


**Important information: This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. If you have questions about the position, you may contact the recruiter recruiting for this position ( kristen.adams@kellyservices.com ), however, your resume should be uploaded via the SUBMIT RESUME button included within**


**Why Kelly** **** **?**


Youre looking to keep your career moving onward and upward, and were here to help you do just that. Our financial staffing experts will connect you with premier companies for opportunities where you can learn, grow, and thrive. Jobs that fit your skills and experience, and most importantly, fit right on your path of where you want to go in in your career. It all adds up.


**About Kelly** ****


At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/non-traditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2021-01-29 Expires: 2021-03-04

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