Global Category Senior Manager, Automation and MRO (Maintenance, Repair, Operation)

Last updated 7 days ago
Job Type:Full Time

About CSL

With operations in 35+ nations and ~27,000 employees worldwide, CSL is driven to develop and deliver a broad range of lifesaving therapies to treat disorders such as hemophilia and primary immune deficiencies, and vaccines to prevent influenza. Our therapies are also used in cardiac surgery, organ transplantation and burn treatment.

CSL is the parent company of CSL Behring and Seqirus. CSL Behring is a global leader in the protein biotherapeutics industry, focused on bringing to market biotherapies used to treat serious and often rare conditions. CSL Behring operates CSL Plasma, one of the world's largest collectors of human plasma, which is used to create CSL’s therapies. Seqirus is one of the largest influenza vaccine companies in the world and is a transcontinental partner in pandemic preparedness and a major contributor to the prevention and control of influenza globally.

We invite you to take a look at the many career possibilities available around the globe and consider building your promising future at CSL by becoming a member of our team!

Job Description

The role:

As CSL’s Global Procurement Strategy continues to grow and mature, an opportunity is available for a Global Sourcing Senior Manager, Automation and MRO. In this role you will be supporting the Global Category Lead, developing supplier relationships and strategies across the entire CSL group (CSL, CSL Behring and Seqirus)

Your accountabilities in this role:

  • Fully accountable for the execution of strategy, support standardisation and category design

  • Maintain and build effective internal and external stakeholder engagement, work closely with Engineering teams and develop supplier relationships and supplier mapping

  • Facilitate a predictive spend approach with suppliers and conduct change management activities as required

  • Direct responsibility over APAC capex projects with additional exposure to stakeholders across our European and American regions

  • Recommend, develop and implement improvements to supplier relationships

Position Qualifications and Experience Requirements:

  • Proven experience in sourcing, procurement and supply chain. A background in engineering is a plus

  • Experience in Automation, MRO and related services to manufacturing or allied industries is desirable

  • Creative problem solving, excellent presentation and strong influencing skills to drive beneficial outcomes for the business and suppliers

  • Ability to navigate a global, matrixed environment in a proactive, collaborative manner

  • A self-directing, strategic style and flexibility in being able to establish road maps and key activities

Apply now to join an organisation in a role with a global outlook! Please submit your application in the one document. Applications close 21 April 2021.