Director Of Outsourcing

  • Salary: Around £95K
  • REF Number: 00050330
  • Consultant: Jim Gleeson
  • Contact: 01438 842973
  • Date Published: 08.04.2021
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  • Location: Oxford, Oxon/Wilts
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Jim Gleeson is recruiting for a Director of Outsourcing to join to join an innovative biotechnology company with a very promising lead candidate in a Phase II program with others in Phase I. This will be an office-based role in Oxford.

Salary:Base salary around £95K.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

As Director of Outsourcing you will play a critical role in maintaining the performance and success of the company by facilitating exceptional supplier performance and value. Leveraging in-depth knowledge of the bio pharmaceutical out sourcing and CRO / CDMO markets, best practice, and company requirements this role will identify, engage and manage cost-effective suppliers/service providers

Key duties will include:

  • Engaging with internal stakeholders to understand their business needs and context in order to define outsourcing needs
  • Being the main point of contact for outsourcing related activities and translating business requirements into procurement plans, specifications, RFQs,proposal evaluation, bid defence, contract award and negotiation.
  • Leading outsourcing projects and defining objectives, resources, timelines, specifications and supplier selection criteria.
  • Managing supplier relationships in the respectivearea of responsibility; analyze risks and agree and manage risk mitigation plans.
  • Negotiating commercial terms and conditions for contracts

QUALIFICATIONS:

As Director of Outsourcing you will require:

  • A relevant science degree
  • Significant experience in bio pharmaceutical outsourcing and service procurement
  • A demonstrated proficiency in managing complex, cross-functional activities.
  • Experience working in a GXP environment is essential

Apply:

Entitlement to work in the UK is essential. For more information please contact Jim Gleeson on 01438 842973 or email jgleeson@ckclinical.co.uk. Please quote reference 50330 in all correspondence.

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