Manager* Procurement Pharma Contract Manufacturing

  • Mainz
  • Work experience
  • Purchasing, Materials Management, Logistics
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As a part of our team of more than 2.500 pioneers, you will play a key role in developing solutions for some of the most crucial scientific challenges of our age. Within less than a year, we were able to develop our COVID-19 mRNA vaccine following the highest scientific and ethical standards – writing medical history.
We aim to reduce the suffering of people with life-changing therapies by harnessing the potential of the immune system to develop novel therapies against cancer and infectious diseases. While doing so, we are guided by our three company values: united, innovative, passionate. Get in touch with us if you are looking to be a part of creating hope for a healthy future in many people's lives.

Manager* Procurement Pharma Contract Manufacturing

As the Manager* Procurement Pharma Contract Manufacturing, you will contribute to our market supply in shaping the business relationships and developing the performance of our CMOs.  From the sourcing of potential facilities and contractors that match with our strategy through to the proper execution and fulfillment according out demand. Your main responsibilities are:
  • Managing and coordinating all commercial aspects of the cooperation for your assigned Contract Manufacturing Organizations, with all necessary internal and external stakeholders and experts
  • Sourcing of potential manufacturers for new capabilities and/or capacities, also as preparation for make-or-buy decisions and based on your market knowledge provide valuable insights to the internal stakeholders
  • Preparing and negotiating the contracts and amendments - supported by our legal counsel
  • Implementing requirements, changes and CAPAs aligned with especially Quality, Product Development, Production Experts, Production Planning and overall strategies
  • Facilitating the proper execution of agreements, demand planning (forecasts) vs. production plans of the CMOs and the ordering process in our ERP system
  • Monitor, report and develop the performance of each CMO and take care for claims management as well as complaints

What you have to offer.

  • Academic Degree in business administration, pharmaceutical production, process technology, chemistry or others close to external production for our core business
  • Yearlong record of experience with contract manufacturing in the pharmaceutical industry and GMP environments
  • Result-oriented working style with good analytical and communicational skills
  • Adequate knowledge of the relevant legal requirements in this category
  • Ability to work in cross-functional business processes with diverse partners, stakeholders, counterparts aiming for a continuous, sustainable development of the procured value add
  • Pragmatic, hands-on mentality together with profound German and English skills (both written and spoken)

Benefits for you.

  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Childcare
  • Jobticket
  • Company Bike
  • Leave Account
  • Fitness Courses
  • Mobile Office
  • Special Vacation
... and much more.

Have we kindled your pioneering spirit?

Then apply now for our location  and simply send us your application documents using our online form.

If you have any further questions, our Talent Acquisition Team will be happy to answer them on +49 (0) 6131-9084-1291 (monday-friday, from 12 noon to 4 pm).

Job-ID 3505 (please indicate for inquiries)

We look forward to your application!

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