BioGaia – Supply Chain Manager/Sourcing Project Manager (Culture Lead)

We are looking for a Sourcing Manager to join the health care company BioGaias Procurement Team. You will be responsible for developing and managing existing suppliers and driving sourcing activities during New Product Development phase.

About the role

The Sourcing Manager is responsible for managing and developing suppliers: setting the overall strategy, scanning the market and introducing new suppliers when necessary. The sourcing manager is also developing suppliers by setting goals, assessing performance, conducting business reviews, managing agreements and negotiating commercial terms and conditions. As part of New Product Development Projects, the Sourcing Manager has to estimate product costs, highlight risk, send Request for Quotation, negotiate and award the right supplier based on Cost, Quality, Delivery and Compliance.

The position is located in Lund, but the supplier base is global so regular travelling will be a requirement. You will report to Procurement Director and be a part of a team consisting of 4 team members.

Profile

  • 5-10 years of experience of sourcing activities within life science or food.
  • A bachelor’s degree or equivalent within a relevant area.
  • A background within Strategic Sourcing and/or New Product Development.
  • Fluency in English and preferably also Swedish (both oral and written)

You are a strong and driven team player, feeling comfortable working in an international environment. You have a strong wish to join a small company and work in a fast-paced environment. Your “can-do” attitude and a strong desire to take ownership of many different tasks is mandatory as well as your ability to work independently and manage multiple projects and timelines, while maintaining the focus. This demands excellent organization and communication skills that require your mindset to be business- and action oriented in a selfless and respectful way.

About the company

BioGaia is a health care company that develops, markets and sells probiotic products with documented health benefits. Our products combine the thoroughly researched probiotic bacteria Lactobacillus reuteri and unique packaging solutions that make it possible to create probiotic products that match consumer needs. BioGaia is a world leader in probiotics thanks to over 20 years of experience in the field. Over the years we have created a global network of leading, independent researchers and specialists, in-house experts and commercial partners active in nearly 100 markets worldwide. BioGaia has 150 employees located in Stockholm, Lund, Eslöv, Hiroshima and Miami.

How to apply

BioGaia is partnering up with Academic Search. For more question, please contact Researcher Sara Henriksson at +46 70 165 31 96 or sara.henriksson@academicsearch.se. We look forward to receiving your application and your CV as soon as possible as we might interview candidates continuously. However, no later than 2nd of December 2019.

Apply here

All information is handled confidentially in accordance with Academic Search Integrity Policy as well as the new data protection act, GDPR. This means that we can only process applications coming through the applications system. Thank you for your understanding.

BioGaia – Sourcing Manager

We are looking for a Sourcing Manager to join the health care company BioGaias Procurement Team. You will be responsible for developing and managing existing suppliers and driving sourcing activities during New Product Development phase.

About the role

The Sourcing Manager is responsible for managing and developing suppliers: setting the overall strategy, scanning the market and introducing new suppliers when necessary. The sourcing manager is also developing suppliers by setting goals, assessing performance, conducting business reviews, managing agreements and negotiating commercial terms and conditions. As part of New Product Development Projects, the Sourcing Manager has to estimate product costs, highlight risk, send Request for Quotation, negotiate and award the right supplier based on Cost, Quality, Delivery and Compliance.

The position is located in Lund, but the supplier base is global so regular travelling will be a requirement. You will report to Procurement Director and be a part of a team consisting of 4 team members.

Profile

  • 5-10 years of experience of sourcing activities within life science or food.
  • A bachelor’s degree or equivalent within a relevant area.
  • A background within Strategic Sourcing and/or New Product Development.
  • Fluency in English and preferably also Swedish (both oral and written)

You are a strong and driven team player, feeling comfortable working in an international environment. You have a strong wish to join a small company and work in a fast-paced environment. Your “can-do” attitude and a strong desire to take ownership of many different tasks is mandatory as well as your ability to work independently and manage multiple projects and timelines, while maintaining the focus. This demands excellent organization and communication skills that require your mindset to be business- and action oriented in a selfless and respectful way.

About the company

BioGaia is a health care company that develops, markets and sells probiotic products with documented health benefits. Our products combine the thoroughly researched probiotic bacteria Lactobacillus reuteri and unique packaging solutions that make it possible to create probiotic products that match consumer needs. BioGaia is a world leader in probiotics thanks to over 20 years of experience in the field. Over the years we have created a global network of leading, independent researchers and specialists, in-house experts and commercial partners active in nearly 100 markets worldwide. BioGaia has 150 employees located in Stockholm, Lund, Eslöv, Hiroshima and Miami.

How to apply

BioGaia is partnering up with Academic Search. For more question, please contact Researcher Sara Henriksson at +46 70 165 31 96 or sara.henriksson@academicsearch.se. We look forward to receiving your application and your CV as soon as possible as we might interview candidates continuously. However, no later than 2nd of December 2019.

Apply here

 

All information is handled confidentially in accordance with Academic Search Integrity Policy as well as the new data protection act, GDPR. This means that we can only process applications coming through the applications system. Thank you for your understanding.