BARD has now joined BD is a global medical technology company that is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. We lead in patient and healthcare worker safety, and technologies that enable medical research and clinical laboratories. Our innovative solutions help advance medical research and genomics, enhance the diagnosis of infectious disease and cancer, improve medication management, promote infection prevention, equip surgical and interventional procedures, optimize respiratory care and support the management of diabetes.
Vascular Access Devices, a sub-business unit of Medication Delivery Solutions, focuses on developing, manufacturing, and distributing high-quality medical devices used by clinicians throughout the worldwide healthcare industry to access a patient’s vasculature. Our devices assist in the delivery of chemotherapy, blood products, antibiotics, and nutrition.
The Sr. Sourcing Category Leader will take direction from Global Category Manager in terms of overall sourcing strategy. Responsibilities include identifying leverage opportunities and qualifying sources consistent with Bard’s overall Supplier Management program. This role will also be responsible for leading sourcing exercises focused on leveraging spend for the three Mexican facilities as well as creating RFPs, analyzing quotations, and creating terms and conditions in conjunction with Bard Legal. Additional areas of focus include the implementation of projects at the sites as well as supplier relationship management for suppliers associated with the respective sites. This role will work independently or under little supervision to perform Strategic Sourcing for assigned product portfolio to minimize cost, mitigate risk, improve product quality and optimize assurance of supply. This role will also provide support in regional category management on an as needed basis.
BS/BA degree with 6-8+ years of related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Office Environment. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.