Life Sciences/Clinical Sourcing Specialist

Location UK, Scotland


Life Sciences/Clinical Sourcing Specialist

Location:              Glasgow


Unique opportunity working for a leading supplier of biologics to the Research Communities globally with a reputation for providing a high quality, consultative services to their client. This growing organisation is looking to create a new role for a Sourcing Manager to joining the business at their offices in Glasgow. This role would suit a degree qualified (or higher) Life Scientist with an entrepreneurial mind-set and experience within a clinical/pharma/biotech research sector, ideally within a customer, commercial or project management role. Applications are encouraged from candidates who are seeking a non-lab based role with either a commercial or customer focus. You will be highly resourceful, results orientated and driven by a desire to provide the highest levels of service and support to customers.


Some of the duties associated with this role will include:

          Liaising with customers and suppliers to source products

          Work with international team members and global suppliers where appropriate

          Network across the sector to identify potential new suppliers

          Negotiate commercial agreements with potential new suppliers

          Generate quotes and tenders for customers and suppliers and coordinate all sales order processing

          Manage all enquiries through internal IT systems

          Preparing formal quotations

          Work in accordance with Regulatory and Quality standards governing the sector


The personal & professional characteristics of suitable applicants will include:

          Degree (or higher) in a relevant Life Sciences discipline

          Commercially orientated experienced within a life sciences organisations to include duties such as generating quotes, customer service/support, technical problem solving/application support etc..

          Experience managing projects, highly organised

          Fluent in English with first class, customer focused communication skills

          Task orientated and driven by achieving results and success

          Diligent with strong attention to detail


For additional information please contact Richard Taylor

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