Global Procurement VP, Pharmaceutical Pre-IPO
An Procurement VP role with TRUE global exposure coverage
An opportunity to join in a very promising Covid-19 vaccine company
About Our Client
Founded by a team of world-class scientists returning to China, our client is passionate about developing transformative biologic therapies for the millions of the patients who currently do not have access to modern biological medicines. Due to their very strong and promising vaccines future, currently they are looking for a high caliber Global Procurement VP to join in their business.
This role can be based in main cities in China, Hong Kong, Singapore and USA.
This is a leadership position reporting up to CEO and is responsible for the management of all aspects of Strategic Sourcing. This includes but is not limited to:
- Delivering enhanced value through discriminating partnering and sourcing for prospective business opportunities.
- Working with the R&D team, Business Development, Regulation team, factory leaders and the Director of Supply Chain to develop and evolve a robust suite of reliable and innovative suppliers for both direct and indirect materials and services.
- Developing a longer-term roadmap in coordination with business growth strategy.
- Managing the supply chain from the strategy of selecting suppliers and partners.
In order to be successful in this role, you must have demonstrated experience in the following:
On-time deliveries (both hardware and documentation)
Price Indices [YoY changes]
Achieve passing internal and external compliance audit results
Managing costs against an annual operational budget
Develop, implement, and lead Strategic Sourcing and Supply Chain strategies, practices and processes that will drive a highly competitive and agile global world-class supply chain. This includes policy oversight and making, supply chain initiatives, capacity planning, supplier oversight, process improvement and materials management for satellite and robotics manufacturing equipment
Attempting to control cost/schedule growth in the event of change notices or supplier underperformance
Ensure the Supply Chain team identifies and works with other Leaders for continued optimization of the supply chain network aligned with customer service level requirements and customer segmentation strategies, identification of cost savings opportunities and overall management of inventory levels
The Successful Applicant
What we look for:
As a people manager, our client expects you to demonstrate the following key leadership qualities at all times: Honesty, Integrity, Loyalty, Curiosity and Courage.
Personal Grit: Recognizing situations when priorities shift and adjusting to maintain perspective. Acting as a role model in challenging situations, managing your own emotions and believing in the capacity of all team members to learn and grow.
Team Engagement: Leading with empathy and concern or others' physical and mental health, and focusing on team member needs for inclusion, development and growth.
Business Focus: Maintaining a business focus, and continuing to honor our commitments to customers, partners and employees with a view to the future
To be successful in driving Transformation, you must specifically:
Build and develop organization talent, model Change leadership, and have a Learning orientation
Exhibit strong Financial acumen and leverage their technical acumen to drive business accountability
Possess a Hyper focus on continuous improvement and driving execution resulting in a competitive and profitable business
Bachelor's degree in a technical field, higher degree is highly preferable
15+ years of relevant experience, 8 of which must be in a leadership role.
Working experience in global top leading pharmaceutical companies with global procurement experience will be necessary.
Demonstrated experience leading a organization of similar size and complexity for a government contractor
Demonstrated experience developing, implementing, and leading supply chain strategies, practices and processes.
What's on Offer
A highly R&D driven biopharmaceutifical company, with a wide range of vaccine therapy will be launched to the market. An opportunity to join in a Pre-IPO company. Very competitive salary package and stock options will be offered to the right candidate. An opportunity to work with a team of genius executives within the company organization