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Pharma Strategic Sourcing Manager (FDF) (m/f/d) - Job Berlin - Karriere: ESTEVE

Pharma Strategic Sourcing Manager (FDF) (m/f/d)

Advancing in innovation to improve people's lives has been our mission since our establishment in 1929. We are a global pharmaceutical company, headquartered in Barcelona, with pharmaceutical affiliates in Spain, Germany, France & the UK, and with state-of-the-art industrial sites in Mexico and China to serve our CMO business worldwide. This pharmaceutical and CMO platform allows us to continue to serve the medical needs of patients with passion and commitment.

We take pride in our values and reflect them in everything we do: people matter, transparency and accountability. Because this is the only way we know how to do business and because, as a healthcare company, we have a huge responsibility to both people and the environment.

                                                                     Join our team at the Berlin site as

                                                     Pharma Strategic Sourcing Manager (FDF) (m/f/d)

Roles and Activities

  • Leading the negotiations of unit prices with the CMOs that produce Esteve’s pharmaceutical products (for all the countries), Bulks and FDF
  • Building and keeping a strong business relationship with our suppliers of bulk and FDF
  • Work closely with Finance Planning & Analysis team (FP&A) for updating and keeping track of the COGs of the products, making sure that Commercial teams are well informed about it whenever there is a price change in any of Esteve’s products
  • Supporting CMO Projects team in Tendering process for any new CMO selection
  • Supporting CMO Management Team with Supply Agreement negotiations and coordination until signature
  • In charge of controlling the life Cycle of Supply Agreements
  • Follow the market of raw materials in order to anticipate potential price increase and identify potential price improvements
  • Collaborating with the different teams of the company with the annual budget elaboration as well as the 5 year strategic plan
  • Participating in global Cross Functional meetings to align priorities
  • Attending fairs related to the Pharmaceutical Business (CPhI, etc…) as well as commercial visits to current/new CMO facilities
  • Supporting CMO Operations team by suggesting and implementing new KPIs, for controlling/monitoring our suppliers  in a better way 
  • Look proactively at new ways to reduce the COGs of Esteve’s products (bundling quantities, suggesting references that could be standardized, process changes, etc…)
  • Promoting the Quality and Procurement guidelines that apply (GMPs, Procurement SOPs, etc…), general functional procedures as well as management systems of EHS, legal and Compliance. At the same time, making sure that internal confidential information is handled in the proper manner

Requirements for the position

  • Bachelor degree (or superior training) in Life Science and/or Business Administration
  • Experience with GMP and Regulatory Affairs environments
  • founded experience in Procurement and/or Commercial position negotiating FDF and bulk
  • founded experience in the Pharmaceutical Industry in an international environment
  • Experience working in a matrix system organization
  • Good English and MS-Office skills

Our offer

  • Permanent job in an international pharmaceutical environment with flexible working hours and the possibility of home office
  • Employer's contribution to the company pension scheme through deferred compensation
  • Allowance for lunch, as well as a free beverage offer
  • BVG job ticket
  • Very good transport connections
  • Interesting and challenging field of activity



At ESTEVE you can make a difference without having to fight against corporate structures. Ideas and entrepreneurship are very important to us, because we as a company do not want to stand still and neither do our employees.

We look forward to receiving your application in English (including your CV and salary expectations), which you can submit with one click via our applicant management system.

ESTEVE Pharmaceuticals GmbH

Hohenzollerndamm 150-151

14199 Berlin


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ESTEVE ist ein weltweit tätiges Spezialpharmaunternehmen mit mehr als 90 Jahren Erfahrung und pharmazeutischen Niederlassungen in Spanien, Deutschland, Frankreich und Großbritannien.

Außerdem verfügt es über hochmoderne Industriestandorte in Mexiko und China, um das CMO-Geschäft abzudecken. Die pharmazeutischen und CMO-Plattformen ermöglichen es ESTEVE, weiterhin mit Leidenschaft und Engagement den ungedeckten medizinischen Bedarf der Patienten zu bedienen.

Innovationen voranzutreiben, um das Leben der Menschen zu verbessern, ist die Mission von ESTEVE seit seiner Gründung.

International aufgestellt, aber nicht abgehoben. Professionell geführt, aber nicht festgefahren.

Bewegen Sie sich - und uns

Bei ESTEVE können Sie etwas bewegen, ohne gegen Konzernstrukturen ankämpfen zu müssen.

Ideen und Unternehmertum werden bei uns groß geschrieben, denn wir wollen als Unternehmen genauso wenig stehen bleiben wie unsere Mitarbeiterinnen und Mitarbeiter.

Bewegen Sie sich mit UNS!

Was Sie bei ESTEVE erwartet

Durch flache Hierarchien, modern ausgestattete Arbeitsplätze und kurze Entscheidungswege geben wir Ihnen Gestaltungsfreiraum für Ihre Ideen. 

Ein verantwortungsvolles und anspruchsvolles Aufgabengebiet in einem internationalen Arbeitsumfeld wartet auf Sie. Wir fordern und fördern unsere Mitarbeiter gezielt und aktiv. 

Überzeugen Sie sich selbst!