Supplier Relationship Manager

Location: Lexington, MA
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $95,000.00 - $140,000.00
Degree: Bachelor of Science;
Date: 2/9/2018
Job ID: 02568816
Job Description
The Supplier Relationship Manager manages supplier relationships.Lead and be accountable to CDA, NDA, MSA, Quality agreement, and supplier agreements Follow business processes and guidelines to act as the center of excellence for legal and financial aspects of the allianceContribute to negotiation of contract terms and conditions, including the management of amendment activities.Contribute to tactical and strategic sourcing activityPrepare and facilitate quarterly business review with the CMOMonitor KPI, generate monthly reports, track issuesManage multiple projects in support of the medical device objectivesAbility to travel domestically and internationally up to 25+%BS/MS w/minimum of 8 years relevant clinical/commercial Pharmaceutical experienceStrong project management, problem solving, decision making, collaboration, influence, and facilitation skills.Experience leading cross-functional teams to overcome hurdles and deliver project results on time and as expected.Interpersonal skills necessary to develop effective working relationships with internal stakeholders, CMOs, and represent the External manufacturing organization on cross-functional and cross-cultural project teams.Understanding of biotech/pharma manufacturing operations, product and process development, and supply chain operationsAbility to effectively communicate and persuade others at every level to accomplish challenging tasksDemonstrable cGMP Manufacturing knowledge working in a cGMP manufacturing environmentKnowledge in FDA & EU device/combination product development requirementsAble to negotiate and manage contractsExperienced in risk management processes.