Great opportunity for the post of Procurement Manager at Zydus Lifesciences

Zydus lifesciences

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About Zydus Lifesciences

After a 27-year journey of growth within Cadila Healthcare Ltd. and the Zydus Group, we have adapted and transformed in response to the evolving times. Our rich legacy of over 70 years in healthcare, dedicated to enhancing life in all its facets, is reasserted through our new mission, vision, and purpose. We are now consolidating under the unified Zydus brand, and as a result, Cadila Healthcare Ltd. has been renamed Zydus Lifesciences Ltd.

Job Post: Manager – Procurement – GDSO

Profile Summary

  • Sourcing of APIs and Excipients for all New Projects of F&D for Global markets
  • Providing end-to-end support to all F&D projects from development to launch
  • Ensuring supply continuity through Alternate Vendor Development for key launch projects
  • Managing commercial activity related to new product launches

Role and Responsibilities

  1. Time-bound identification of potential sources and selection of the final source based on laid-down procedures
  2. Time-bound support for all projects under development, including sample procurement, document handling, agreement negotiations, and deliveries
  3. Strong focus on cost-effectiveness and value in decision-making
  4. Generating and analyzing daily, weekly, and monthly MIS reports, dashboards, and presentations
  5. Active participation in cross-functional meetings and initiatives
  6. Ensuring CQA clearance of vendors and products by coordinating site audits
  7. Finalizing agreements such as CDA, Technical Agreement, and Supply Agreement
  8. Managing PR-PO conversion and ensuring on-time delivery of Development, Exhibit, and Launch quantities as per project timelines
  9. Technical expertise to handle analytical and regulatory queries

Candidate Profile

Candidates should hold a B.Pharm, M.Sc., MBA, or M.Pharm degree with 5-7 years of relevant work experience in sourcing or commercial procurement. Responsibilities include sourcing APIs and excipients for new F&D projects in global markets, end-to-end project support, alternate vendor development, commercial activities for new product launches, MIS reporting, cross-functional collaboration, vendor and product clearance, agreement finalization, PR-PO conversion, and handling analytical and regulatory queries.

Candidates must be proficient in SAP, MIS, MS Excel, and PPT, and possess strong communication, interpersonal, and negotiation skills.

Additional Information

  • Experience Required at Zydus Lifesciences: 5 to 7 years of relevant work experience in Sourcing and/or Commercial Procurement
  • Qualification Required at Zydus Lifesciences: B.Pharm or MSC
  • Desirable: MBA or M.Pharm.


Ahmedabad, Gujarat

Skill Set Required at Zydus Lifesciences

  1. Proficiency in SAP
  2. Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  3. Effective negotiation skills
  4. Proficiency in MIS, MS Excel, and PPTFor more articles, Kindly Click here.For pharmaceutical jobs, follow us on LinkedIn

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