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  • Pfizer Inc.
  • Brazil
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  • 2 - 4 Years
  • Posted : above 1 month

Job Description:


In order of importance, list the primary responsibilities critical to the performance of the position It is recommended not to list actual tasks but focus on essential responsibilities that highlight accountability and level of judgment required

I - Category strategy collaboration and operational implementation

Support the analytical requirements defined by the GP reporting line, including but not limited to Data gathering (internal and external) including Business requirements
Market and supplier analysis
Data management or treatment and interpretation

Work with internal functional experts, suppliers, and, at times consultants, to define, implement and document various procurement team strategies and operational improvement efforts
Develop well-rounded industry knowledge in various subcategory groupings including commercial and enterprise expenses and site supplies, services, capital and other expenses

II - Sourcing activity and contract negotiation

Support GP Colleagues, as needed, in sourcing events, including supplier due diligence activities to determine alignment with Pfizer requirements and partnership prospects for the longer term
Track and resolve project issues and concerns related to sourcing and operational initiatives Create key sourcing documents (RFXs) and build expertise in the utilisation of ARIBA eSourcing
Take ownership for delivering end to end sourcing activity for appropriate complexity projects and execute spot-buying as required

III - Supplier relationship management

Support your GP Colleagues in delivering effective supplier performance management including the utilization and compliance to the Pfizer Supplier Relationship Management (SRM) process

IV - Client engagement and customer relationship management

Support your GP colleagues in managing the internal relationships with the business stakeholders
Build a network of functional contacts, including Finance and GP Business Process Optimization (BPO) teams, to enable optimal execution of your responsibilities and operational requirements of the team
Engage with your counterparts in other GP teams to share knowledge and best practice

V - Business process and compliance

Support project office activities to assure tasks are executed among team in quality and timely manner
Maintain a current knowledge of available information databases and emerging tools and technology that will best support the procurement and operational initiatives
Ensure that procurement SharePoint sites are properly managed and maintained, or created if needed

VI - Reporting

Produce data analysis reporting in appropriate format for use by Procurement colleagues
Support financial reporting activities
Provide compliance reporting against policy, processes, systems and suppliers
Prepare discussion content (summary level or detail level) as needed for team meetings, stakeholder discussions, and sourcing events


Provide the primary groups or key positions that this position will have interaction with as a regular part of the position responsibilities Include any external interactions as appropriate

VII - People management and development

Global Procurement Leadership
Category Strategy Managers
Interaction with suppliers


Financial Accountability

Total spend within market is approximately USD 140MM/year




Indicate the formal education, certification or license required and/or preferred Include the minimum number of years of relevant experience required for the position (where legally permissible)

Bachelors Degree in Business discipline, Supply Chain Management, Engineering or other related field is required; Masters level degree is higly preferred
Related work experience in Procurement or Finance discipline is required, ideally within a large, complex multi-national company Broad knowledge of finance and accounting; excellent analytical skills
Experience managing multiple tasks, competing priorities and conflicts; producing value added results
Experience with problem solving situations; includes approaches used, tools, tactics used; managing for effective outcomes
2-4 years relevant experience for Sourcing Buyer


Indicate the technical skills required and/or preferred, as applicable

High competency with analytical and reporting tools (including MS Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Word, Project)
Fundamentals of Project Management, including experience leading projects
Understanding of analytical models and techniques
English Fluency
Spanish Fluency

Profile Summary:

Employment Type : Full Time
Eligibility : Any Graduate
Industry : Biotechnology/Pharmaceutical/Medicine, Manufacturing/Industrial
Functional Area : Materials/Logistics/Supply Chain Mgmt/Procurement
Role : Purchasing/Sourcing
Salary : As per Industry Standards
Deadline : 29th Mar 2020

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