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Purpose and Passion
At Boston Scientific, you will find acollaborative culture driven by a passion for innovation that keepsus connected on the most essential level.
With determination,imagination and a deep caring for human life, we’re solving some ofthe most important healthcare industry challenges.
Together, we’reone global team committed to making a difference in people’s livesaround the world. This is a place where you can find a career withmeaningful purpose improving lives through your life’swork.
Responsiblefor developing and executing optimal commodity & sourcingstrategies. Establish & enhance supplier relationships to drivesourcing & supplier initiatives to meet or exceed productquality, service & deliver sustainable cost reductions, whilstreducing or mitigating risk in the Supply Chain.
Responsible forcollaborating with internal stakeholders and aligning on optimalsourcing strategies to develop and implement one common commoditystrategy for the assigned category.
Responsible for developing asupplier database that identifies and categorizes potentialsuppliers by commodity and region to increase the value propositionand reduceTCO.
Providestrategic influence while building value-add relationships withengaged 3rd party suppliers and respective internal stakeholders toincrease sourcing efficiency.
Promotes andworks towards balanced continuous (year-on-year) value improvementfor all aspects of quality, service and cost with assigned supplybase.
Manages supplier performance and identifies Value ImprovementProgram's to improve TCO accordingly.
Ensuresoptimal balance between collaborative engagement and competitivepressure to ensure maximum value isrealized.
Negotiates value improvements andmanages optimal supplier contracts.
Assists inthe Supplier Stratification activities and develops capabilityroadmaps with Supplier Engineering and Commodity Management as partof the Commodity Strategy.
Manages strategicsupplier relationships in line with the Commodity Strategy andunderstands the strategic differentiators for eachsupplier.
Interacts with Site OperationalProcurement Teams.
Owns annual budget processfor assigned suppliers as well as crisis or systematic issueresolution.
Establish early, new supplierinvolvement to achieve development performance goals, supportproject timelines, and manage productcost.
Establish and support a work environmentof continuous improvement that supports BSC’s Quality Policy,Quality System and the appropriate regulations for the area theysupport.
Ensure all employees are trained to do their work andtheir training is documented.
Gathers MarketIntelligence and trends for the Commodity andSub-Commodities.
Define, build and planalignment on Commodity Strategy for assignedcommodity.
Identifies risks within thecommodity and works closely with stakeholders to eliminate or takemitigating actions for strategic risks.
LeadsR&D communications related to the Commodity and facilitates theidentification and evaluation of new materials or technologies tocover current and potential future BSCrequirements.
Build alignment between businessneeds and market dynamics.
Identifiesinsourcing and outsourcingopportunities.
Develop and implement sourcingstrategies in key sourcing categories that results in a sustainablecompetitive advantage.
Guide respectiveinternal leads through a holistic & systematic categoryapproach to material & supplier selection andmanagement.
Establish early involvement toachieve development performance goals, support project timelines,and manage product cost.
Identifies allsuitable suppliers per commodity and region per sample RFQ anddevelops comprehensive supplier knowledge &database.
Works closely with and engages onproactive information sharing with other Global Sourcing TeamMembers to optimize supply base.
DevelopsShould-Cost Models for majorsub-commodities.
Analyses data and developstools to manage the Commodity.
Establish andsupport a work environment of continuous improvement that supportsBSC’s Quality Policy, Quality System and the appropriateregulations for the area they support.
Ensure all employees aretrained to do their work and their training isdocumented.
Whatwe are lookingfor :
Minimum of 5 years StrategicProcurement (Sourcing) and Supplier RelationshipManagement
Proven quantitative abilities e.g.cost modeling, dataanalysis
Experiencemanaging optimal supplier contracts and negotiating valueimprovements
Excellentcommunication and collaboration skills
MedicalDevice or experience in a regulated industry ispreferred
Experience sourcing plastics, resinsor chemicals
Experience working withacquisitions integrationprojects
As a globalmedical technology leader for more than 35 years, our mission atBoston Scientific (NYSE : BSX) is to transform lives throughinnovative medical solutions that improve the health of patients.
If you’re looking to truly make a difference to people both aroundthe world and around the corner, there’s no better place to make ithappen.
RequisitionID : 445340