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Senior Manager, R&D Sourcing

Company: Bristol-Myers Squibb
Location: Redwood City
Posted on: January 8, 2022

Job Description:

At Bristol Myers Squibb, we are inspired by a single vision - transforming patients' lives through science. -In oncology, hematology, immunology and cardiovascular disease - and one of the most diverse and promising pipelines in the industry - each of our passionate colleagues contribute to innovations that drive meaningful change. We bring a human touch to every treatment we pioneer. Join us and make a difference. The Senior Manager, R&D Sourcing is part of a global Strategic Sourcing & Procurement team that collaborates with global category leaders, site procurement and business partners on category strategy development, strategic sourcing, and contracting activities. Key responsibilities include leading and driving execution of high value/high complexity sourcing events and contracts, identifying supply optimization opportunities for speed-to-market, development of robust category and/or site-specific analytics to support strategy development and decision-making. Major Responsibilities and Accountabilities Strategic Sourcing Provide End-to-End project management for complex sourcing events. Lead the gathering and formalization of key business requirements. Prepare and solicit competitive bids, quotations, and proposals. Coordinate and organize supplier responses and address supplier inquiries. Evaluate competitive offerings and assess supplier product & pricing information. Partner with category leads, site procurement and business unit representatives to award business. Contracting Lead the negotiation and execution of contracts in close partnership with legal and other key business functions to meet R&D category and site needs in a fast-paced, highly regulated environment. - Gathering contract requirements and understanding the scientific business need. Demonstrating strong command of contract legal terms and clauses. Selecting appropriate contract templates in collaboration with contract legal support. Independently leading legal and business term negotiations, escalating when necessary. Maintaining full compliance with BMS contracting policies and procedures. Ensuring the timely review, approval, signature, and archival of finalized agreements. Identifying and implementing process efficiencies and lessons learned to accelerate contracting. Category Strategy Development & Supplier Relationship Management Partner with global category leaders, site procurement and business partners on plan development through evaluation of buying channels and influence development of category plans by bringing insights from internal analytics and external market intelligence Understand and develop procurement financing and leveraging strategies (e.g., lease vs. buy) Support the review of supplier innovations and demonstrations in partnership with the Business Partnering and Strategy group for select suppliers For escalated issues with respect to quality, performance or supply, support Business Partnering & Strategy with the analytics required to solve root cause issues; collaborate with site / local procurement on solutions. Own and drive mitigation projects on a prioritized basis Support implementing and managing the small business and disadvantaged suppliers search and program development Management & Organizational Activities Participate in project review meetings with global category leaders, site procurement and operations teams to gather new projects and prioritize efforts in alignment with key business needs Champion Sourcing Excellence functional development efforts such as process improvement, continuous innovation, and capabilities development Qualifications Bachelor's Degree (Business, Science or Engineering is desirable), Master's Degree in related field preferred Minimum of 5 - 7 years' work experience with at least 3 - 5 years procurement or relevant experience. (Preferred category experience includes: Clinical Research Services, use of Real-World Data, Value Access and Pricing). Expertise in procurement processes, technology and systems (such as Ariba), contract and supplier analysis and management, financial analysis, market analysis, supplier diversity, strategic planning and integrated supply chain. Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious diseases. Empowered to apply our individual talents and diverse perspectives in an inclusive culture, our shared values of passion, innovation, urgency, accountability, inclusion and integrity bring out the highest potential of each of our colleagues. Bristol Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees with the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives. - Physical presence at the BMS worksite or physical presence in the field is an essential job function of this role which the Company deems critical to collaboration, innovation, productivity, employee well-being and engagement, and enhances the Company culture. To protect the safety of our workforce, customers, patients and communities, the policy of the Company requires all employees and workers in the U.S. and Puerto Rico to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, unless they have received an exception based on an approved request for a medical or religious reasonable accommodation. Therefore, all BMS applicants seeking a role located in the U.S. and Puerto Rico must confirm that they have already received or are willing to receive the full COVID-19 vaccination by their start date as a qualification of the role and condition of employment. This requirement is subject to state and local law restrictions and may not be applicable to employees working in certain jurisdictions such as Montana. This requirement is also subject to discussions with collective bargaining representatives in the U.S. Our company is committed to ensuring that people with disabilities can excel through a transparent recruitment process, reasonable workplace adjustments and ongoing support in their roles. Applicants can request an approval of accommodation prior to accepting a job offer. If you require reasonable accommodation in completing this application or if you are applying to a role based in the U.S. or Puerto Rico and you believe that you are unable to receive a COVID-19 vaccine due to a medical condition or sincerely held religious belief, during or any part of the recruitment process, please direct your inquiries to . Visit to access our complete Equal Employment Opportunity statement. Any data processed in connection with role applications will be treated in accordance with applicable data privacy policies and regulations.

Keywords: Bristol-Myers Squibb, Redwood City , Senior Manager, R&D Sourcing, Executive , Redwood City, California

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