Description TSR Consulting has been asked by their valued client, a leading Pharmaceutical Company, to assist with their need for the following role: Manager-Global Procurement Location \u2013 Princeton, NJ Duration \u2013 6 month contract We do not work with 3rd party vendors on C2C Responsibilities: Lead specific categories in support of overall Global Procurement goals and objectives. Develop and implement effective global cross-divisional category strategies that are aligned with Business Unit objectives (cost, quality, risk mitigation, performance, etc.) and leverages opportunities across divisions, functions, and geographies. May need to maintain category expertise around all elements of a category. Lead, together with GP supervisor, Strategic Sourcing processes (RFI, RFP, Auctions, etc) in a very efficient manner. Utilize current sourcing methodology and recommend final supplier selection. Lead contract negotiations and\/or resolution of contract issues. Ensure contract execution and compliance with Client Contract Policy in support of the division's assigned contract monitor. Identify Supplier Relationship Management (SRM) and Consumption and Specification Management (CSM) opportunities, and develop business cases for opportunities. Conduct periodic supplier performance reviews with key suppliers and internal colleagues.\u00a0 Skills: Minimum of 6 years of experience in procurement, preferably in HR and\/or Professional Services. Strong Category and Strategy development. Strong Project Management and presentation skills Bachelor\u2019s Degree\u00a0 This is a great opportunity to get in with a stable and growing organization. There is a lot more we can share with you about the role, so please contact me (or apply) at firstname.lastname@example.org or through the \apply\u201d function listed.