Quality Control Chemist, Stability

Accepting BioReady™: Yes
Category: General Management, Operations and Administration
Experience: 4-6 Years
Employer: BioVectra Inc.
Location: Charlottetown, PE
Posted: May 13, 2022
Closes: May 23, 2022

Job description:

BIOVECTRA Inc. is a leading bio-science business in Prince Edward Island and Nova Scotia, focused on contract manufacturing and product development of active pharmaceutical ingredients, pharmaceutical intermediates, and bioreagents.

BIOVECTRA Inc. has an opening for a Supplier Manager. This is a full-time permanent position located in Charlottetown, PEI or Windsor, NS.

The candidate will be responsible for:

• Leading the supplier management program incorporating sound quality, economic, ethical and performance-based elements. Aligning the overall supplier management program with the corporate category management program, and QMS (Quality Management System) requirements engaging cross functionally with all stake holders.

• Oversight and continued expansion of BIOVECTRA’s supplier score card program.

• Identifying supplier and supply chain risk elements, developing mitigation strategies, and implementing corresponding action plans.

• Ensuring all contracts and agreements are properly catalogued to support contract performance management and reporting.

• Collaborating with business unit stake holders to ensure supply / services contracts are compliant with BIOVECTRA policies and procedures. Leading or assisting with contract and agreement negotiations.

• Maximizing goods and services under a structured spend management program.

• Managing supplier master file records in collaboration with the Category Manager to enhance spend analytics, validate baseline spend characteristics, identify savings opportunities and to support robust RFP/RFQ processes.

• Designing and implementing cost savings strategies or programs.

• Meeting with suppliers as required to maintain and strengthen the business relationship to maximize value, while minimizing risk.

• Managing RFP, RFQ or similar competitive bid processes using standardized methods, tools and processes.

• Ensuring supplier stock code reference system is properly structured and maintained.

• Implementing assigned procurement on-boarding strategies for new projects across all business units.

• Sourcing goods and services in global setting, ensuring alignment with category management program and strategic requirements.

• Establishing and reporting appropriate supplier/contract management metrics.

• Providing coaching and expertise to procurement team members engaged in supplier management and sourcing activities.

The successful candidate for this position should have:

• Undergraduate degree in a relevant field.

• Five years of supplier management or similar procurement and/or industry experience in a highly regulated environment.

• Must possess excellent written and verbal communication, organizational, time management, interpersonal, and cross-functional managerial skills.

• Possess strong negotiation skills with proven results.

• Experience working with Syspro, or similar ERP programs is required.

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