Global Category Manager, Managed Care Markets

Your Responsibilities:
Job Purpose:
To lead the development and delivery of the Managed Care category strategy. This is a new category which was previously unaddressed. The GCM will primarily look at the Managed Care spend in the US which would support a key pillar of our market access strategy in the US. In addition, this role would help support other patient support programmes across other markets in GSK.

Key Position Responsibilities:
• Lead the development of the Managed Care global sourcing strategy
• Manage the sourcing and negotiations with suppliers across the category
• Ensure delivery of quality solutions and services to increasing budget pressures
• Work closely with Managed Care & Market Access teams in key markets to understand the different spend areas and develop procurement sourcing strategies for each of these areas.
• Perform risk management for the Managed Care category
• Develop and deliver a performance management framework for the category
• Develop category visibility through effective spend analytics

Why You?

Basic qualifications:
Bachelor Degree in Related Field.
5 years of experience in Procurement, Global Sourcing
Relevant experience in procurement
Proven negotiations and contract management skills.

Preferred qualifications:
Master's Degree Business
Administration/Finance/Marketing
English proficiency (written and oral), other language will be a plus
Leadership/communication skills

Why GSK?:
At GSK, our mission is to improve the quality of human life by enabling people to do more, feel better and live longer. Our three world-leading businesses research and deliver innovative medicines, vaccines and consumer healthcare products. We need a talented and motivated workforce to deliver against our strategy. To achieve this, we strive to attract the best people and to create an environment that empowers and inspires

Who are Global Procurement at GSK?
We are a centralized and integrated organization, delivering value to GSK through partnership with stakeholders and our supply base. Our team is comprised of 700+ colleagues in over 65 countries. Collectively we manage over £11B in spend across a substantial breadth of spend categories. We do this through an approach centered around Global Category Management and through embedded presence and engagement with our stakeholders in local country teams and manufacturing sites.

What role does Procurement play in delivering the GSK strategy?
Procurement at GSK continues to develop into an important strategic business partner with a high expectation to help create value for GSK not only through delivering savings to the business but from working with great suppliers who help deliver high quality goods and services to GSK impacting both our bottom line and top line growth.

What's the future for Global Procurement?
We will be an integrated organization with value added business partnering relationships, deep category expertise in the right places, and effective supplier relationship management practices. We are focused on streamlining business processes, efficiently managing a strong pipeline of value-adding projects, and delivering maximum value for GSK

Contact information:
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