Valneva is a specialty vaccine company providing prevention against diseases with major unmet medical needs. The company has a growing commercial business with two successful vaccines for travelers and multiple vaccines in development. This includes the only developmental stage vaccine candidate to prevent Lyme disease, a tick-transmitted illness with a growing global footprint.

 

Your responsibilities

  • Act as main SCM contact for internal customers and external suppliers for the procurement of materials, equipment and IT/FM services
  • Issues and tracks purchase orders in MS Dynamics AX, administrates AX master data
  • Prepares, dispatches and evaluates inquiries and tendering documents for the selection of new suppliers (make or buy)
  • Identifies cost saving opportunities and tracks/reports cost savings on a regular basis to support the company’s overall strategy
  • Monitors supplier performance and raise supplier complaints according to the regulated SOP
  • Participates in the establishment of price agreements with specified suppliers
  • Ensures cGMP compliance within the purchasing area, prepares and administers procurement related standard operating procedures
  • Provides support in the course of internal & external audits and inspections

Your qualifications

  • Completed commercial or technical education (for example HTL or HAK) or FH/university degree in relevant field
  • 3 years cross functional work experience in a regulated industry (preferably as a buyer)
  • Experience with an ERP-System (preferably MS-Dynamics AX)
  • Profound knowledge in contract management
  • Very good proficiency in English and German (French is a plus)
  • Very good and profound communication and negotiating skills
  • Independent working style and analytical (process)-approach
  • Capacity to work in a fast changing environment

Our offer

  • Open, appreciative company culture with innovative spirit and attractive assignments
  • International surrounding with flat hierarchies
  • Good team spirit
  • Wide range of benefits

Due to legal reasons we are obliged to disclose the minimum salary for this position, which is € 35.000,- gross per year based on full-time employment. However our salaries are market oriented and in line with your qualifications and experience.

If you are interested in this challenging position, please send your application (Ref.Nr. 11831-20-03) to the Human Resources Department: applications.hr.vie@valneva.com or use the “Apply Now” button below.