Pfizer Procurement Lead in Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam

Global Procurement delivers world-class procurement capabilities to Pfizer, partnering with internal Pfizer customers to ensure they receive maximum value for every dollar spent with Pfizer suppliers. We accomplish this by executing effective strategic processes, including category management, supplier management and sourcing projects, all supported by efficient procure to pay processes. We add value by aligning Pfizer with the best suppliers, promoting continuous improvement in supplier performance and driving compliance with Pfizer's intellectual property and privacy requirements. We strive to obtain the right price for the right product or service.

Responsible for Vietnam markets , this role provides centralized leadership and management of all procurement activities occurring at the site/market and is accountable to Cluster/Regional/Site Leadership for their effectiveness. The role drives efficiencies and the development of new strategies to support stakeholders and optimize budgets under their responsibility. The role also provides operational and strategic support including planning and executing local sourcing projects and negotiations and managing critical stakeholder engagements. The role is also responsible for Business Process and Operations support, including Procure-to-Pay (P2P) strategies as applicable. The role acts as liaison with others in region and within Global Procurement to provide input into global/regional/site strategy and implement appropriate initiatives to support it. The Manager / Site & Market Lead ensures that all procurement activities are carried out in a compliant manner and in conformance with all Pfizer policies. They are responsible to develop, manage and enhance supplier relationships and seek continuous improvement opportunities. And where applicable, the role serves as site liaison with corporate functions when new suppliers and GMP materials are introduced to site and serve as site procurement point of contact for new product launch support. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • 10-15 years experience in Procurement; preferably Pharmaceutical Industry or Medical Devices Industry

  • Bachelor's degree required

  • MBA and/or CIPS/CPM/CPSM or equivalent accreditation preferred

  • Experience with legal contracts, financial analyses, and a track record of delivering cost savings.

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