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Senior Manager, Global Sourcing

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An exciting opportunity to join Allergan in a newly created role as Senior Manager Global Sourcing  Analyst based in our Marlow office.
In this role you will be primarily focused on developing and implementing sourcing strategies for all Sales and Marketing activity across the international organization. This will include but not limited to managing sub-category expenditure in areas like market research, creative services, digital marketing, events, exhibits, media, KOL programs, market data, business excellence and sales development programs/project.                
You will work closely with the International Strategic Marketing (ISM), Business Excellence and other keys stakeholders to identify requirements and agree the best sourcing strategy to ensure that all Sales and Marketing services are sourced effectively and efficiently enabling the Sales and Marketing team to deliver their strategies and maximize Return on Investment (ROI).
The position also involves identifying new opportunities and suppliers (disrupters) who can support Allergan in improving costs, quality, service and mitigate risks to its business.
A strong focus on building long-term sustainable relationships with both internal and external stakeholder, this capability and skill is a key performance metric along with the ability to deliver real sustainable procurement savings.       
Global Sales and Marketing Sourcing work closely with other functional groups across the organization (not just Sales and Marketing) these include, legal, Finance, Compliance, Commercial IT, HR and Supply-chain, sourcing projects are typically cross-functional so developing strong relationships with these groups is critical success factor for this role, if managed and executed correctly it will help embed the Category Management and Supplier Relationship Management within Allergan as part of the overall Procurement Strategy.
We are looking for candidates with strong experience in Procurement with an emphasis on Strategic Sourcing & Sales and Marketing Category Management. You must also be experienced in negotiating complex commercial agreements, influencing decision making, reviewing and managing stakeholders, assessing supplier capabilities and summarizing decisions and outcome requirements/expectations.
Allergan is like no other company in the world. You can feel it. In any Allergan facility across the globe, the energy is real. We're always in motion. We're always bold.
Bold isn't a buzzword - it's the way we work, the way we run the company and the fearlessness with which we embrace the future. We're edgy and competitive, challenging the status quo within Allergan and within our industry. Whether it's in pioneering our Open Science R&D model or our Growth Pharma strategy, we drive exceptional performance - to be the best in service, products, delivery, impact, collaboration…and health.
What fuels our success? What sets us apart? What is Allergan's Edge? Quite simply, our employees! As an Allergan team member, each plays a critical role in delivering meaningful medicines all over the world. We do it by being Bold for Life. We build bridges, power ideas, act fast, and drive results for our customers, patients and investors every day.
Bold fuels our success. It’s what sets us apart. Being Bold for Life is our purpose. We deliver medicines and treatments to enhance lives. Every day. We are Allergan. Bold for patients. Bold for customers. Bold for Life.

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Allergan is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other protected status.

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