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Bridgewater, New Jersey

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    Enjoy 3 weeks’ vacation and paid holidays, including company shutdown at the end of every year!

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Responsibilities

Sanofi Procurement is responsible for sourcing €14bn worth of goods and services, supplying ~ 70 factories around the world and providing services to 5 Global Business Units and Global Support Functions in more than 100 countries. The position holder is accountable for the implementation of Media global sourcing strategy and executing in all countries.

Position Objective

  • Responsible for spend optimization of around € 50M per year
  • Collaborates with key stakeholders to develop a positive Sourcing agenda whilst continuously improving the value we derive from our marketing spend
  • Deep understanding of Marketing end to end and overall Value chain
  • Accountable for procurement needs being appropriately sourced, building a strong network and collaborating with Purchase-to-Pay (P2P) teams in the region
  • Ensures that purchases of internal customers’ needs & requests are aligned with our procurement practices at country level

Business Partnering

  • Develops collaborative relationship with his/her executive stakeholders and various budget owners
  • Establish an efficient collaboration within global procurement
  • Be a facilitator of  the procurement function between stakeholders and the category teams

What you will need to win?

  • Be a value creator. Ensure that we get the best value of every Euro spent.
  • Think strategically and have a long-term plan for success
  • Be curious and creative. Bring industry trends and creative solutions to ensure Sanofi is always best in class
  • Be a Change maker. You will need to master influencing top management and internal stakeholders. We need a firm hand and a strong will, while being calm under pressure
  • Be cooperative. Be a team player and a positive influence at work
  • Talk Less, Listen More. Listen to your stakeholders needs and provide workable solutions in line with corporate objectives
  • Be resilient and agile. Not everything is going to go well all the time.  How you react and adapt to situations will maximize our value and contribution to our company

Requirements for Education / Experience

  • University degree; Master's degree preferred
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in Procurement, specific in Marketing Procurement and/or applicable in the Media industry
  • Good understanding of transformation initiatives in Procurement and spend optimization programs such as Zero Based Budgeting
  • Experienced in ideating and delivering change initiatives
  • Effective communication and influencing skills, ability to convince and persuade others
  • Proven ability to work in a cross-functional team in a multicultural organisation
  • Resilience and ability to prioritise when facing conflicting demands

Sanofi US Services, Inc. and its U.S. affiliates are Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employers committed to a culturally diverse workforce.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race; color; creed; religion; national origin; age; ancestry; nationality; marital, domestic partnership or civil union status; sex, gender, gender identity or expression; affectional or sexual orientation; disability; veteran or military status or liability for military status; domestic violence victim status; atypical cellular or blood trait; genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing) or any other characteristic protected by law.

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At Sanofi diversity and inclusion is foundational to how we operate and embedded in our Core Values. We recognize to truly tap into the richness diversity brings we must lead with inclusion and have a workplace where those differences can thrive and be leveraged to empower the lives of our colleagues, patients and customers. We respect and celebrate the diversity of our people, their backgrounds and experiences and provide equal opportunity for all.

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