DIRECT PURCHASING SPECIALIST

We are currently searching for the best candidates for Direct Purchasing Specialist role at our
our customer ́s Purchasing team, located at their Global Headquarters in Barcelona.
Customer is a global pharmaceutical company with more than 40 years experience in
dermatology, established in Europe, America and Asia. What best defines this company is their
passionate people, with 3 values qualifying it ́s employees: Talent, Commitment and Character.

Responsibilities:
● Perform Third-Party / Contract Manufacturing negotiations & management
● Assesment and market study of direct purchasing categories
● Leading the relationship with suppliers (not just negotiations): SRM
● Negotiation with suppliers (Price, service, quality, innovation, contracts,
sustainability…)
● Proposals to improve productivity with suppliers
● Identification of savings opportunities, contribution of value and cashBudget
preparation and monitoring
● Ownership 360o on assigned categories
● Supply risk management
● Collaboration with other business Areas (Marketing, R&D, Finance, etc.)

Requirements:
● Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Economics or Engineering.
● Minimum 4 years experience performing similar functions in the direct purchasing
category
● SAP MM user experience (Valuable)
● Experience in Consumer Goods markets (Valuable)
● Fluent English
● Personality:

  • Teamwork, negotiation skills, interpersonal relationship, commitment, stress
    management, flexible and humble
  • Experience working in changing environments
  • Autonomous and responsible

Salary range according to market and demonstrated expertise (40.000€)