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Procurement Administrator
Ref No.: 18-39463
Location: New Haven, Connecticut
Position Type:Contract
Skill Type
Skill Type:Professional
The Strategic Sourcing Manager is responsible for contract support and other related activities. These activities may be very complex in nature and may pertain to:
Initial assessment of recently acquired company’s portfolio of ongoing studies and corresponding R&D services being outsourced, assessing all legacy suppliers, determination of whether supplier are currently Alexion-approved, transferring of regulatory obligations either back to Alexion or to other service providers, maintaining business continuity across all R&D suppliers (high volume of contract amendments).
Product divestiture: out licensing of Alexion product with the associated reconciliation and transfer of all supplier contracts to the buyer. Working closely with Alexion Legal, R&D and outside leadership to adequately ensure a full, seamless transition to buyer.

Minimum 3-5 years experience in a related field (biotech/pharma preferred).
Clinical outsourcing experience highly preferred.
Experience negotiating complex supplier agreements.
Experience with vendor manageent/oversight.
Excellent organizational skills are required.
Proficiency with MS Office, web portals, and other organizational software.
Good interpersonal, communication and problem solving skills.