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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.
Developing and executingoptimal Procurement & Sourcing strategies through theselection, development and management of supplier relationships.
Drive procurement / supplier initiatives to meet overall supplyrequirements whilst implementing sustainable cost reduction &serviceimprovements.
Develop andlead the implemented of Procurement & Sourcing Strategies,resulting in a strong supply base that continuously creates asustainable competitive advantage.
DevelopAnnual Sourcing Business Plans that will reflect year-over-yearcost reductions, quality enhancements and overall continuousimprovement.
Provides strategic influence whilebuilding value-adding relationships with key suppliers and internalcustomer groups by applying advanced knowledge of purchasingprinciples, practices, tools andtechnology.
Develop, implement and manageprocesses for supply-related problemresolution.
Is instrumental in the developmentof all Commodity Strategies for the Galwaysite.
Identifies and works closely with VendorEngineering, Buyers, and Procurement Manager, Global Sourcing andindividuals from other divisions / plants to identifying andexecuting Cost Reductionopportunities.
Optimize the sourcing andprocurement processes. They will benchmark best practicesexternally & internally and apply Lean concepts, supported byanalytics, to design and implement optimally effectiveprocesses.
Reviews, assesses andmaintains a base line costing model for the key spend items in eachcommodity that is aligned with the strategic direction of thefunction or commodity and continually identifies and refreshes themodel based on market dynamics.
Supports thecreation, approval, and implementation of new company-widepolicies. Works with Management to implement trending, monitoringand enforcement mechanisms.
Identifies,implements, and supports enabling technologies throughout theentire requisition to payment process.
Leadscontract negotiations, contract management, and vendor managementactivities such as strategic reviews and sitevisits.
Introduces new technology, newmaterials and / or new suppliers to BSC. Identifies best in class suppliers.
Conduct Strategic Business Reviewswith Key suppliers
Evaluate in-sourcing / outsourcing opportunities.
Optimize the numberof suppliers on the AVL
Identify opportunitiesto mitigate or reduce against risk in the supplychain.
Whatwe are lookingfor :
Minimum of 5 years StrategicProcurement (Sourcing) and Supplier RelationshipManagement
Proven quantitative abilities e.g.cost modeling, data analysis
Experiencemanaging optimal supplier contracts and negotiating valueimprovements
Excellent communication andcollaboration skills
Medical Device orexperience in a regulated industry ispreferred
Resins & Plastics sourcingexperience preferred
APICS CPIM Certificationor ISM Certified Professional in Supply Managementpreferred
ManageWindows (Excell, powerpoint, SQL,outlook)
English level min. 90% (this positionsrequires negotiations to fully executed inEnglish)
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.
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