1+ months

Senior Manager Regional Procurement-Launch and Material Changes

Parsippany, NJ 07054
Company Info
Teva is a global pharmaceutical leader and the world's largest generic medicines producer, committed to improving health and increasing access to quality health solutions worldwide. Our employees are at the core of our success, with colleagues in over 80 countries delivering the world's largest medicine cabinet to 200 million people every day. We offer a uniquely diverse portfolio of products and solutions for patients and we've built a promising pipeline centered around our core therapeutic areas. We are continually developing patient-centric solutions and significantly growing both our generic and specialty medicines business through investment in research and development, marketing, business development and innovation. This is how we improve health and enable people to live better, healthier lives. Join us on our journey of growth!
Job Description

Teva Pharmaceuticals is looking to fill a Senior Manager Regional Procurement-Launch and Material Changes in Parsippany, NJ. The Senior Manager Regional Procurement-Launch and Material Changes will be responsible for managing the direct material procurement aspects of launches and material change projects for North America region.   This role will be the focal point for the manufacturing sites and external stakeholders as well as the regional and category procurement colleagues during the execution stage for both launches and Material Change (MC) projects.  Provide procurement support to the sites and act as an escalation point to the region/category and GNPS/GNPI.  For MC projects will ensure appropriate prioritization and project selection.  Role requires significant amount of internal and external engagement, utilizing strong interpersonal skills, influence management and change management. Key stakeholders and partners include Global Procurement, Supply Chain, Quality, Regulatory, GNPS, and GNPI.  

Job Responsibilities:

 Launch:  Execute launch strategy.  Ensure launch readiness at the site.  Manage and lead all necessary activities for launch execution at a certain number of Teva manufacturing sites.  Focal points to sites, category /regional procurement and external stakeholders/suppliers
 Participate in necessary launch meetings including NPI meetings.
 Risk Evaluation and mitigation.  Resolve API issues related to supply, quality and regulatory concerns during execution stage of launch.
 Material Change:  Provide procurement support to the plant in Material Change Process.  Ensure appropriate prioritization and project selection. Focal point between the sites, category/region  and GNPS group
 Work directly with sites and suppliers to attempt to resolve any issues during the course of the project.   Escalation point to the region/category and GNPS/GNPI. 


Required Qualifications:

 Undergraduate degree in Supply Chain/Procurement/Engineering/HR or equivalent.
 Minimum of 5 years of experience in Procurement or Supply Chain.
 Minimum of 3 years of experience in Project Management or Consulting.

Preferred Qualifications:

 Previous experience in strategic sourcing, category management, and supplier relationship management.
 Pharmaceutical Industry knowledge and experience.
 MBA or relevant Masters Degree.


Sub Function
Process and Operations
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Posted: 2020-05-06 Expires: 2020-08-13

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