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Job ID R-422125 Date posted 12/16/2021 Apply

Business Procurement Manager

Job Description Summary

Reporting to the Director/Senior Director Procurement – Business Partner, the Business Procurement Manager serves as a key point of contact and interface from procurement for the assigned business, function or region providing strategic procurement leadership to that organization.
The Business Procurement Manager engages the appropriate business leaders and stakeholders and is responsible for the execution of the sourcing strategy associated with the assigned portfolio of direct and indirect spend categories. The Business Procurement Manager ensures alignment of procurement goals with assigned business and leads discussions for alignment.
The associate in this role works across both Procurement and the assigned business(es), and leverages strong business acumen and analytic capability to integrate sourcing, category and business strategies as well as the procure to pay process. The Business Procurement Manager supports and manages governance processes on direct and indirect spend for the assigned business.

Job Description

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BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world and is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. We have over 65,000 employees and a presence in virtually every country around the world to address some of the most challenging global health issues. 

The Business Procurement Managerengages the appropriate business leaders and stakeholders and is responsible for the execution of the sourcing strategy associated with the assigned portfolio of direct and indirect spend categories. The Business Procurement Manager ensures alignment of procurement goals with assigned business and leads discussions for alignment.

The associate in this role works across both Procurement and the assigned business(es), and leverages strong business acumen and analytic capability to integrate sourcing, category and business strategies as well as the procure to pay process. The Business Procurement Manager supports and manages governance processes on direct and indirect spend for the assigned business.

Detailed Responsibilities:

  • Global Procurement Representative in Leadership Team meetings for the assigned platform/s.

  • Leads the execution of Cost to Win program in its assigned platform by leveraging broader Indirect and Direct Procurement Organizations.

  • Lead and provides structure, governance, on critical programs across the Business Unit Platforms. Leads Global ideation and pipeline creation of Cost to Win initiatives.

  • Partners and co-leads negotiations with Global Category Managers.

  • Manage programs in which Design to Value, Procurement Business Solutions or Supplier facing team support is necessary.

  • Influence Direct and Indirect category strategies to ensure they resolve needs for assigned platform. Ensures alignment of procurement goals with assigned business platform and key global programs.

  • Advocates for the implementation of Procurement Category Strategies in the assigned platform.

  • Works with platforms leaders thru the vetting process to ensure Cost Savings, Cash Preservation, Contracting, Supplier performance improvement, and Risk mitigation projects are funded.

  • Leader for the Supplier Risk Program and for the ideation and cross functional execution of mitigation actions for the assigned platform.

  • Works with Procurement’s Center of Excellence to execute RFx, auctions, contracts, etc. for the assigned platform.

  • Identifies and develops suppliers that enable supply chain improvement for the assigned platform.

  • Creates or improves processes that strategically address chronic problems.

  • Works with the other global Procurement Business Partners in the Business Unit and/or Medical Segment to address problems in a standardize way.

  • Occasional supports M&A due diligence.

  • Escalation on supply continuity issues.

Scope of Responsibility

Strategic Orientation

              Responsibility for influencing at VP/Director/Managerlevel forachieving company goals

Sphere of Influence

              Guides and influences business activities for assigned business at an LT level

Does the Position have Direct Reports?

              No

Degree of Accountability on Business Results    

              Leads, Implements and Influences key decisions

Financial Impact

Champion and lead GP on revenue generation idea

KSA Requirements (Knowledge, Skills, Abilities)

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field of Engineering and Business and Desirable MBA degree.

  • Minimum 5-15 years of work experience Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP)

  • Experience in driving Quality Improvement, Strategic Sourcing, Risk reduction and Operational improvement programs.

  • Experienced in managing Global team

  • Preferred Technical and Engineering knowledge.

  • Broad business knowledge and acumen

  • Strong program management skills for small-medium programs

  • Experience in strategic sourcing or category management with a history of successful implementation

  • Strong experience on relevant sourcing categories for the business assigned.

  • Experience in Supply Chain and logistics.

  • Able to execute with supplier value management, supplier development and continuous improvement

  • Able to successfully implement change and innovation

  • Working and influencing LT level within a highly matrixed organization

  • Skilled at developing partnerships; building and maintaining strong working relationships

  • A proven track record of Executing programs and collaborating with others to reach mutual outcomes

  • Adept at leading and working in diverse and ambiguous environments

  • Travel about 30%

Primary Responsibilities and Duties

30% - Strategy / Program Execution

25% - Business / Procurement strategies

20% - BU / GP LT liaison, influence and engagement

10% - Risk Management

10% - Innovation/revenue growth/M&A activities

5% - Assurance of supply

For many roles at BD, employment is contingent upon the Company’s receipt of sufficient proof that you are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. In some locations, weekly testing for COVID-19 may be available instead of vaccination. Consistent with BD’s Workplace Accommodations Policy, requests for accommodation will be considered pursuant to applicable law.  

Why join us?

A career at BD means being part of a team that values your opinions and contributions and that empowers you to bring your authentic self to work. Here our associates can fulfill their life’s purpose through the work that they do every day. 

You will learn and work alongside inspirational leaders and colleagues who are equally passionate and committed to fostering an inclusive, growth-centered, and rewarding culture. Our Total Rewards program — which includes competitive pay, benefits, continuous learning, recognition, career growth, and life balance components — is designed to support the varying needs of our diverse and global associates. 

To learn more about BD visit https://jobs.bd.com/

Becton, Dickinson, and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status, or any other protected status. 

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Primary Work Location

USA AZ - Tempe Headquarters

Additional Locations

DEU Karlsruhe, IRL Wexford - Enniscorthy, MEX Tijuana - Alaris El Florido, POL Wroclaw - Legnicka, USA NJ - Franklin Lakes, USA NY - Glens Falls, USA TX - San Antonio

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