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Regional Category Manager Logistics

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SG-A005360
Sector Location Job type Salary
Competitive
Date added
5 October, 2021

Job Description

Our client, a global pharmaceutical business, is seeking a Regional Category Manager in Logistics Procurement to lead a key transformation in Logistics.

 

Regional Category Manager - Singapore

 

The role is pivotal within the creation of new patient-centric Logistics and involves the creation of a regional strategy, in line with global growth targets.

 

This role would suit a candidate immediately available – it is initially a fixed term contract of 12 months, with potential for extension depending on business needs.

 

You will work closely with global stakeholders and connect company vision with the local markets in over 25 countries in the APAC region. This will include change management, influencing stakeholders and uniting others in a patient-centric goal.

 

From day one, you will be exposed to senior executives in a diverse and international team, and you will be influencing key stakeholders.

 

The Regional Category Manager Logistics will be based in Singapore and will require key responsibilities, including:

 

  • Leading strategic supplier direction, qualifications and capabilities to both extend and expand supply base
  • Understanding the categories, analysing the market, preparing sourcing strategy, using RFP process, negotiating, implementing and tracking results
  • Providing forward looking guidance on trends, threats and opportunities, while managing stakeholder expectations

 

You will have:

  • Immediate availability
  • Min 5+ years’ Logistics Procurement experience – wide knowledge
  • Previous experience influencing change in a complex matrix structure business
  • Ability to identify, understand and give priority to satisfy the needs of internal and external customers
  • Previous experience within the life sciences industry would be an advantage
  • Fluent English

 

If you are interested in applying for this Regional Category Manager Logistics role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to sienna.grey@emearecruitment.com or for a confidential conversation please call Sienna in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007.