Senior Category Manager - Clinical Services

Senior Category Manager - Clinical Services

Job Title: Senior Category Manager - Clinical Services
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: New York, USA
Salary: £140000.00 - £160000.00 per annum + Negotiable + bonus
Reference: HQ00097187_1561555581
Contact Name: Shayna Caparoso
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Job Published: June 26, 2019 14:26

Job Description

This company is constantly searching for new and innovative ways to progress their products further and enhance their presence in the pharmaceutical space. Currently, they have a critical need for a skilled Global Category Manager to develop, implement, and drive their portfolio to meet their company's constant growth. Within this organization's procurement department, the Clinical Services category sits within their R&D sector, which is their fastest growing segment within their sourcing division. The Global Category Manager will be responsible for:


  • Develop category strategy for Clinical Services
  • Effectively drive cost reductions while maintaining the organization's overall top line supply chain strategies
  • Maintain strategic partnerships by working cross-functionally with other departments (i.e. Accounting, Finance, Clinical Ops, R&D)
  • Drive improvement in supplier performance and pricing
  • Hire and mentor other innovative senior buyers


  • BS or MS degree in Chemistry or another related discipline. MBA preferred
  • 10 years of strategic sourcing experience
  • Minimum 5 years clinical sourcing
  • At least 1-2 years in a managerial/supervisory position
  • The ability to influence and coach compliance team