Manager, Procurement in Albany, NY at AMRI

Date Posted: 5/15/2020

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Procurement Manager in Albany, NY
AMRI provides global contract research and manufacturing services to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries. 
The Procurement Manager is accountable for AMRI’s Procurement performance at the assigned regional, country or site level. This position has responsibility for all aspects of Operational Procurement, coordinating Project Management of Procurement projects at site and “in country” sourcing and negotiations. Operational responsibilities include ensuring materials are available for production according to schedule, inventory is minimized and cash management is optimized. The spend managed will cover both direct and indirect goods and services and entail the active engagement of AMRI Procurement resources around the world.
Join our talented workforce, where a commitment to excellence and a customer focused attitude is everything. We pursue excellence because our work has the power to improve patients’ lives with the pharmaceuticals we develop and manufacture. 
Responsibilities 
•Supports the day-to-day operations of the local Procurement operations team, to include policy and process enforcement, supplier onboarding, transaction management and fiscal responsibility•Ensures alignment with HR on contingent labor requirements and ensures the proper deployment of all contingent labor policies and requirements•Acts as a business partner to internal and external stakeholders and provides a single point of contact for all Procurement operations related questions, feedback, transformations or service escalations in coordination with Global Procurement leadership•Develops and maintains effective working relationships with business partners and stakeholders both internal and external•Develops, maintains, reviews and communicates appropriate metrics and key performance indicators and identifies problem areas for root cause and remediation•Monitors and executes the end-to-end process related to standard purchase order-based procure to pay process including order placement, monitoring, expediting/de-expediting and invoice issue resolution•Leads local implementation, change management and adoption of Global Procurement standards, processes and procedures•Responsible for local audits associated with the procure to pay controls identified in the documented processes•Manages Supplier Relationships including Performance Management and Risk Management at a country level•Identifies new potential suppliers, executes Supplier Selection and conducts Negotiations (country level) according to the prescribed programs and category strategies•Conducts business with the highest level of integrity ensuring compliance with the AMRI Code of Ethics and Business Conduct
Qualifications
Requirements
•5 years of relevant experience in Procurement Management•Bachelor’s Degree preferably in Chemistry or Engineering•Recognized Qualification in Procurement or Business Administration•Pharmaceutical or Life Sciences industry experience desired•Demonstrated proficiency in advanced negotiations in region•Experience of Sourcing within country and well connected to the supply base•Proficient in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint and Word•Solid working knowledge of ERP in Oracle or SAP
All interested applicants must apply online. AMRI is an Equal Opportunity Employer, we value diversity and inclusiveness. Minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity are encouraged to apply.
Albany Molecular Research, Inc. is committed to providing equal opportunity to all job seekers including qualified individuals with disabilities. If you have any difficulty using our online application system due to a disability or believe you need a reasonable accommodation to search for a job opening or submit an application, you may use the alternative email address jobs@amriglobal.com to contact us about your interest in employment or you may call us at 518.512.2000. Please note: The above-referred email address and telephone number are dedicated communication lines designed exclusively to assist job seekers whose disability prevents them from being able to apply online. Messages left for other purposes will not receive a response.

Job: Supply Chain
Primary Location: US-NY-Albany
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Organization: AMRI Albany
Schedule: Full-time
Job Posting: Jun 1, 2020, 5:55:41 AM
Shift Type: Standard 8

AMRI is committed to providing equal opportunity to all job seekers including qualified individuals with disabilities. If you have any difficulty using our online application system due to a disability or believe you need a reasonable accommodation to search for a job opening or submit an application, you may use the alternative email address jobs@amriglobal.com to contact us about your interest in employment or you may call us at 518.512.2000.

Please note: The above referenced email address and telephone number are dedicated communication lines designed exclusively to assist job seekers whose disability prevents them from being able to apply online. Messages left for other purposes will not receive a response.