BostonRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Boston jobs

Clinical Vendor Management Principal

Company: Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc (US)
Location: Boston
Posted on: September 17, 2020

Job Description:

CLINICAL VENDOR STRATEGY & MANAGEMENT

Clinical Vendor Management Principal

POSITION SUMMARY:

This position will focus on Vertexs relationship with and oversight of Vendors providing services to support Vertex Global Clinical Operations (GCO). It will also drive new vendor selection initiatives. This individual will partner with senior level stakeholders within GCO and beyond (e.g. Finance, QA, legal) to ensure Vendors are achieving committed goals and service levels and to ensure new vendors are assessed per departmental processes. This individual will function as a Co-Chair for GCO-Vendor Joint Operations Committees (JOCs) by managing and driving clinical Vendor accountability with Vertexs internal stakeholders. The position will facilitate the development of appropriate governance for identified vendors in Vertex GCO and with other internal clients as necessary. This role will interact with key leadership and staff in all areas of Vertex GCO, as well as with other internal and external stakeholders. The Principal Vendor Manager will function as the Subject Matter Expert (SME), liaising cross-functionally to educate and inform relevant stakeholders on Vendor Management responsibilities, including vendor tiering, issue escalation and new vendor selection processes. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

* Establish and manage overall relationship with select vendors * Establish governance with select vendors * Monitor service level metrics and key performance indicators * Recommend strategies and process improvements * Support cross-functional relationships with internal clients including: GCO, Legal, Finance, and QA * Execute new vendor selection initiatives (aka RFI/RFPs) in accordance with departmental processes * Negotiate Master Service Agreements (MSAs) driving toward preferred rates and favorable discounting * Provide training and mentoring of department staff * Maintain Vendor Management processes, functioning as document owner to departmental SOPs and WIs

TECHNICAL AND COMMUNICATIVE SKILLS:

* Excellent organizational and communication skills * Excellent analytical and problem solving skills * Excellent negotiation and interpersonal skills * Experience with conflict resolution * Proven relationship building ability

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE LEVELS:

* Bachelor's degree is required * 7+ years of experience in project management / relationship management, or leading work-streams within cross-functional programs within the pharmaceutical industry VERTEX PHARMACEUTICALS VENDOR STRATEGY & MANAGEMENT POSITION DESCRIPTION

TITLE: Principal Vendor Manager AREA: Vendor Management

POSITION SUMMARY:

This position will focus on Vertexs relationship with and oversight of Vendors providing services to support Vertex Global Clinical Operations (GCO). It will also drive new vendor selection initiatives. This individual will partner with senior level stakeholders within GCO and beyond (e.g. Finance, QA, legal) to ensure Vendors are achieving committed goals and service levels and to ensure new vendors are assessed per departmental processes. This individual will function as a Co-Chair for GCO-Vendor Joint Operations Committees (JOCs) by managing and driving clinical Vendor accountability with Vertexs internal stakeholders. The position will facilitate the development of appropriate governance for identified vendors in Vertex GCO and with other internal clients as necessary. This role will interact with key leadership and staff in all areas of Vertex GCO, as well as with other internal and external stakeholders. The Principal Vendor Manager will function as the Subject Matter Expert (SME), liaising cross-functionally to educate and inform relevant stakeholders on Vendor Management responsibilities, including vendor tiering, issue escalation and new vendor selection processes. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: * Establish and manage overall relationship with select vendors * Establish governance with select vendors * Monitor service level metrics and key performance indicators * Recommend strategies and process improvements * Support cross-functional relationships with internal clients including: GCO, Legal, Finance, and QA * Execute new vendor selection initiatives (aka RFI/RFPs) in accordance with departmental processes * Negotiate Master Service Agreements (MSAs) driving toward preferred rates and favorable discounting * Provide training and mentoring of department staff * Maintain Vendor Management processes, functioning as document owner to departmental SOPs and WIs * Excellent organizational and communication skills * Excellent analytical and problem solving skills * Excellent negotiation and interpersonal skills * Experience with conflict resolution * Proven relationship building ability * EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE LEVELS: * Bachelor's degree is required * 7+ years of experience in project management / relationship management, or leading work-streams within cross-functional programs within the pharmaceutical industry

Keywords: Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc (US), Boston , Clinical Vendor Management Principal, Healthcare , Boston, Massachusetts

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Healthcare Jobs


Nationwide-Travel RN Nursing Jobs - All Specialties
Description: Travel Nurses Needed - All RN Specialties br Nationwide Registered Nurse Travel Jobs br Looking for a RN travel assignment You are in the right place, the HCEN Network of staffing agencies have numerous (more...)
Company: Travel RN Jobs
Location: East Providence
Posted on: 09/25/2020

Travel RN Nursing Jobs - All Specialties
Description: Travel Nurses Needed - All RN Specialties br Nationwide Travel Nursing Assignments br Looking for a travel assignment, or get information about traveling as a Registered Nurse You are in the right (more...)
Company: HealthCare Travelers
Location: East Providence
Posted on: 09/25/2020

Cath Lab Registered Nurse - Travel RN
Description: Travel Nurses Needed - Cardiac Services br Nationwide Travel Cath Lab RN Nursing Jobs br Looking for a Cardiac Cath Lab travel assignment You are in the right place, the HCEN Network of staffing (more...)
Company: Travel RN Jobs
Location: East Providence
Posted on: 09/25/2020


Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
Description: 0.4 Who We Are: At connectRN, we're on a mission to shake up the healthcare industry by building new connections in healthcare. Using our mobile app, our community of healthcare workers design their own (more...)
Company: connectRN
Location: East Providence
Posted on: 09/25/2020

Mother-Baby RN / Postpartum - Travel Nurse
Description: Travel Mother-Baby RN / Post-partum Registered Nurses br Nationwide Travel Nursing Jobs br Looking for a Mother / Baby RN travel assignment You are in the right place, the HCEN Network of staffing (more...)
Company: Travel RN Jobs
Location: East Providence
Posted on: 09/25/2020

RN Travel Nurse Surgical Intensive Care Unit (SICU)
Description: Travel Nurses Needed - SICU br Nationwide Surgical Intensive Care Unit Nursing JobsHCEN has numerous request for RN Candidate Profiles Looking for a Intensive Care Unit travel assignment You are in (more...)
Company: Travel RN Jobs
Location: East Providence
Posted on: 09/25/2020

ICU Burn Unit Registered Nurses, RN Travel
Description: Travel Nurses Needed - Intensive Care Burn Unit br Nationwide Trauma / Burn Intensive Care Unit Nursing JobsHCEN has numerous request for RN Candidate Profiles Looking for a Intensive Care Burn Unit (more...)
Company: Travel RN Jobs
Location: East Providence
Posted on: 09/25/2020

Seasonal Travel RN Jobs - ICU, CVICU, SICU, MICU, NICU, PICU
Description: Travel Nurses Needed - All RN Specialties br Registered Nurses: Critical Care ICU, CVICU, SICU, MICU br Hospitals are posting their seasonal staffing needs br Would you like to spend the fall / (more...)
Company: HealthCare Travelers
Location: East Providence
Posted on: 09/25/2020

Mental Health Counselor
Description: Private practice with no doors and no overhead. 10 10 Join the world 38 039 s largest online counseling platform. 10 10 We provide the marketing, the technology, and the additional income. You (more...)
Company: BetterHelp
Location: East Providence
Posted on: 09/25/2020

Telemetry RN - Tele Travel Registered Nurse
Description: Travel RN Nursing Jobs br Registered Nurses needed for: br Nationwide Travel Tele, PCU, CCU, Stepdown Nursing JobsHCEN has numerous request for RN Candidates Looking for a Tele RN travel assignment (more...)
Company: Travel RN Jobs
Location: East Providence
Posted on: 09/25/2020

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Massachusetts jobs by following @recnetMA on Twitter!

Boston RSS job feeds