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Agency Management, Manager/Senior Procurement Manager (2 openings)

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At the Roche Group, about 80,000 people across 150 countries are pushing back the frontiers of healthcare. Working together, we've become one of the world's leading research-focused healthcare groups. A member of the Roche Group, Genentech has been at the forefront of the biotechnology industry for more than 30 years, using human genetic information to develop novel medicines for serious and life-threatening diseases. The headquarters for Roche pharmaceutical operations in the United States, Genentech has multiple therapies on the market for cancer and other serious illnesses. Please take this opportunity to learn about Genentech, where we believe that our employees are our most important asset and are dedicated to remaining a great place to work.


South San Francisco, CA (two openings available)

Job Description

General Position Summary & Purpose

The general purpose of the Manager/Senior Manager, Agency Management Services role is to develop and manage execution of commercial category management strategies, plans, programs, projects and other initiatives for the assigned category(ies) or projects. You will typically be assigned multiple, higher volume and/or more complex projects across Agency Management to manage functionally.
Key responsibilities include: 1) individual category management strategies; 2) strategic sourcing; 3) program implementation; 4) business partner and 5) portfolio management and coordination
Agency Performance Management:

You will be responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with strategic agencies/suppliers and external partners, having an in-depth knowledge of key markets in which Genentech/Roche operates, as well as understanding existing product/service offerings for the assigned categories within commercial and future trends for such.
In this role it is expected that you develop category strategies and plans that maximize the value of services sourced and acquired by the commercial and marketing organization of Genentech/Roche. You would identify and recommend best practices and operational, logistical, and analytical support for cross-commercial agency management initiatives. Other specific responsibilities include data analysis and reporting, identification and improvement of business processes related to efficient management of external agencies, and establishing and maintaining partnerships with brand management and cross-functional teams to optimize the effectiveness of agencies supporting Genentech's Commercial Operations' organization.   
The Manager applies the following level of function to the duties and responsibilities listed in this job description:

Key Accountabilities:

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