Procurement Specialist



Procurement Specialist

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No Preference

Job Shift:

First Shift (Day)





Employment Type:

Full time

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Minimum Experience:

5 Years

Minimum Education:


Career Level:

Experienced Professional


Karachi, Pakistan 

Company Info
Novo Nordisk

Company Profile


Job Description

Does your motivation come from challenges and working in a dynamic environment? Is your ambition to create visible results? Are you excited about understanding the business and bringing attention to key business challenges? Then we may have the right position for you.

Pakistan is part if region BANEC consists of 22 countries (Afghanistan, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Russia, Israel, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Moldova, Mongolia, Pakistan, Palestine, Iraq, Syria, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Ukraine) covering a population base of 670 million people and with 1,126 colleagues dedicated to Changing Diabetes, Changing Possibilities in Haemophilia and to make a difference in the other diseases we help treat. The business area office is located in Istanbul.

About The Department

FLIT comprises of finance, logistics, IT and procurement functions and is responsible for the overall partnering to the organisation by providing support through these functions. FLIT vision is to improve the lives of people with diabetes through timely supply to the patients and to ensure that Novo Nordisk’s activities are undertaken in an ethical and financially compliant way Novo Nordisk’s. You will be part of the FLIT department in Karachi, reporting to the Head of FLIT.

The position

In this position you will establish and maintain the procurement network in the country, as well as support effective sourcing services and supplier contract management on competitive terms for Novo Nordisk. You will contribute to the “FLIT Vision” of being the best FLIT operation in the global pharma industry by identifying and executing cost reduction initiatives, optimizing customer satisfaction for line of business and affiliates, contributing to the department and team spirit and development of colleagues in Pakistan.

You will ensure highest quality, optimum cost and on time delivery in accordance with the corporate procedures to ensure the acquisition of high quality goods/services at the best possible prices by negotiating and monitoring contract with selected suppliers throughout Pakistan. You will be responsible to drive and administer all activities related to internal meetings and events.

Furthermore, you will be responsible to make contracts with vendors or check existing frame contract & confidentiality agreements as per to deadlines. To execute and follows up the issues related to invoice and payments as per to the contracts. Should work how to use SAP system and other procurement system as per to the Procurement ordering and SOP process. To finalizes the approvals and ensure the PO order forms to be sent to vendors in a timely manner

You will be responsible to ensure the Achieving of each documentation is in place with the related SOP, guideline and procedures in the shared folders for auditing processes

In order to be successful in the role as Procurement Specialist, you hold a Master degree in Supply chain or similar.

You have a minimum of 5-6 years of working experience within procurement or supply chain.

For this role it is essential for you to be an ambitious and proactive self-starter. You possess strong strategic and analytic skills that ensure constant development of the Procurement function in NNPK. Your strength in cross functional stakeholder management skills allow you to influence through behaviour, build relationships and trust as well as obtain commitment from both internal and external stakeholders. You have the willingness and courage to influence and challenge senior management thinking on key procurement issues.

You are driven by achieving the best possible results while acting in a responsible and ethical way. English proficiency is required.

If you believe you are qualified, committed to create solutions, are willing to take the challenge and are passionately dedicated to achieve goals, then please apply via our online application tool.

Working at Novo Nordisk

At Novo Nordisk we use our skills, dedication and ambition to help people with diabetes and other serious chronic conditions: haemophilia, growth disorders and obesity. We offer the chance to be part of a truly global work place, where passion and engagement are met with opportunities for professional and personal development.

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