Procurement Manager* R&D

  • Mainz
  • Work experience
  • Purchasing, Materials Management, Logistics
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Become a member of the BioNTech Family!

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.

Procurement Manager* R&D

As the Category Buyer* R&D Services, you will support business in negotiation through RFI-RFP and sourcing analyses. Additionally, you will identify opportunities of cost savings and support in setting-up contracts. Your main responsibilities will be in detail:
  • Run supplier evaluations (RFIs) and Request for Proposals (RFPs), as well as process clinical outsourcing contracts for ensuring optimal turn-around-times
  • Support the development and implementation of the R&D Sourcing Strategy by managing relationships with internal business partners and assuring highest service level
  • Contribute to the cost savings delivery of the overall procurement savings target
  • Apply Supplier Relationship Management activities and participate in the implementation of action plans with suppliers to improve suppliers' performance
  • Understand and advocate use of procurement tools and processes as well as ensure compliance to internal policies, all legal requirements and the buying process

What you have to offer.

  • Vocational training with several years of work experience or Bachelor's/ Master's degree in business sciences, pharmacy or clinical research
  • Comprehension of procurement processes and industry requirements
  • Good communication and cooperation, as well as supplier-relationship-management skills 
  • Knowledge of state-of-the-art legal requirements in procurement
  • Very good English skills and German language skill are an add-on

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 5725 (please indicate for inquiries)

We look forward to your application!

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