Why Patients Need You
Creating value though procurement processes is keeping our products in production and our innovators innovating. Whether you are part of negotiating contracts, managing vendors or forecasting requirements, your role is critical to getting our medicines in the hands of the people who need them most, faster and more efficiently than ever before.
Sourcing & Enterprise Services (SES) delivers world-class procurement capabilities to Pfizer, partnering with internal Pfizer customers to ensure they receive maximum value for every dollar spent with Pfizer suppliers.We accomplish this by executing effective strategic processes, including category management, supplier management and sourcing projects, all supported by efficient procure to pay processes. We add value by aligning Pfizer with the best suppliers, promoting continuous improvement in supplier performance and driving compliance with Pfizer’s intellectual property and privacy requirements. We strive to obtain the right price for the right product or service.
Global Indirects Procurement team will be based at strategic locations including Tampa, Florida and Thessaloniki, Greece. Global Indirects will be accountable for stakeholder management relative to Indirect categories, supplier management and ultimately strategic sourcing to execution. Global Indirects will translate business needs into supply solutions that improve the quality of service. Indirects will partner with key SES and enabling functions to seamlessly execute and mitigate risk.
The Associate role will be a key member of Global Indirects Procurement. The associate role will be responsible for executing a wide variety of analysis, supplier management, sourcing support and basic contacting.
Perform internal quantitative and qualitative analysis on potential suppliers, industry/market trends and supplier risk
Develop simple RFx content execution in SAP’s Ariba eSourcing system in cooperation with category leads
Support stakeholder communications including quarterly, semi-annual and annual savings, supplier diversity and supplier performance
Conduct preliminary supplier qualification review including financial, risk and reference review
Direct point of contact for sites to address supplier performance issues and initiate sourcing and contracting execution
Support Category Strategy leads in supplier performance and moderate to complex sourcing events
Lead and manage vendor management activity including improving payment terms, contract renewal review and vendor information
Support internal/external audits for in-scope activities
Perform Procurement analytics to monitor compliance and improve efficiency in procurement policies, processes, and tools
At Pfizer, we look for candidates that are motivated, self-learning, and team-oriented individuals. An ideal candidate would have the skills shown below and an attitude towards self-development & growth.
4-6 years work experience in a sourcing and/or procurement related role
Bachelor’s degree in a business, supply chain, or related field;
Excellent understanding of the end to end Procurement process
Experience working on diverse teams supporting regional / global operations
Strong communication and experience working in a team setting. Can quickly find common ground and solve problems for the good of all. A team player who encourage collaboration, is cooperative and gains trust and support of peers
Detail-oriented individual with the ability to produce high-quality, timely outcomes
Strong analytical skills, able to demonstrate advanced use of analytical tools
Self-starter, works more independently, requiring limited guidance and instructions mainly for complex problems
Flexible to changing priorities and comfortable in a fast-paced dynamic environment
Strong listening and interpersonal skills
Strong accountability and willing to be the champion for an idea or position;
Advanced MS Office capabilities (e.g., Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, Word)
English language fluency
Experience with SAP Ariba suite, particularly:
Experience with Tableau and/or SQL
Procurement experience in the following categories:
Construction, Maintenance, Facility services
MRO / Spare Parts Programs
Relevant pharmaceutical experience
Cross-site, cross-functional project skills and experience
Ability to interface effectively with colleagues throughout the organization to achieve desired customer service results
OTHER JOB DETAILS:
Last Date to Apply for Job: 8/15/2022
Work Location Assignment:Flexible
Pfizer requires all U.S. new hires to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 prior to the first date of employment. As required by applicable law, Pfizer will consider requests for Reasonable Accommodations.
Pfizer reports payments and other transfers of value to health care providers as required by federal and state transparency laws and implementing regulations. These laws and regulations require Pfizer to provide government agencies with information such as a health care provider’s name, address and the type of payments or other value received, generally for public disclosure. Subject to further legal review and statutory or regulatory clarification, which Pfizer intends to pursue, reimbursement of recruiting expenses for licensed physicians may constitute a reportable transfer of value under the federal transparency law commonly known as the Sunshine Act. Therefore, if you are a licensed physician who incurs recruiting expenses as a result of interviewing with Pfizer that we pay or reimburse, your name, address and the amount of payments made currently will be reported to the government. If you have questions regarding this matter, please do not hesitate to contact your Talent Acquisition representative.
EEO & Employment Eligibility
Pfizer is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status. Pfizer also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act and IRCA. Pfizer is an E-Verify employer.