Strategic Buyer - Italian Switzerland

£36734.50 - £43413.50 per annum
Sep 19, 2016
Oct 19, 2016
Fraser Lowry
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Organization Type
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Full Time

My Client a worldwide medical device company is searching to add a Strategic Buyer to be focused on managing the procurement process. This position is a great chance to work within a growing organisation allowing you to expand your skill set and skills.

Within the role you would be repsonsible for managing the procurement process icluding source selection / management, agreement on prices and conditions, creation and setting into the system. You will also be required to develop sourcing strategies, lead negotiations and implement sourcing initiatives for the assigned commodity. Responsibilities will also include commiting and managing annual spend and achieve cost reduction goals using RFx process, should cost analysis, contracts, suppliers portfolio rationalization e-auctions.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • 3 - 5 year experience within procurement
  • Will come from a technical background
  • Will understand pricing and materials SPEC

If you have previous management experience within device development please send your CV in preferably in word format and contact me to discuss the role in further detail by emailing me at or contacting me on +41 435 0808 16 asking for Fraser Lowry OR if this does not sound like the opportunity for you, but you are a regulatory affairs professional within the medical device industry, please feel free to get in touch, to see other opportunities we may have within this field.

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What I offer: As a specialist Headhunter within R&D for the medical device industry I can offer: market knowledge and a personal service, therefore not just finding you suitable roles but in addition to this offering accurate and honest advice about salaries, work conditions and department reputations for positions across Switzerland.

KEY WORDS: Supply Chain, Procurement, medical devices, pharmaceutical, switzerland, engineering, nonstop recruitment, medical device jobs