Senior Contract Manager – FSO Team

Location
Uxbridge
Salary
£competitive
Posted
22 Sep 2017
Closes
21 Oct 2017
Ref
WD134811
Flexibility
Flexi-time
Contract Type
Permanent

Job Purpose:
To lead the Clinical Development Client Groups through the end-to-end process of clinical outsourcing and contracting process. The provision of expert outsourcing advice and guidance to Client Groups to ensure awareness aware of their role in the overall contracting process, including due diligence and oversight requirements.

Responsibilities:
• Lead the contracting process and work with Clinical Development Client Groups to deliver contract agreements that are robust and timely through:
     o upfront assessment of risk
     o development of detailed specifications
     o selection of suitable suppliers
     o leading the analysis and comparison of proposals - for both service (activity) and cost provision
     o negotiating costs and content
     o executing contracts and contract amendments
• Ensuring that contracts maximize value whilst minimizing risk across a broad scope of clinical / therapeutic outsourcing services as well as regional, regulatory and legal requirements
• May act as single point of contact for nominated GSK Business Groups to develop both understanding of their needs and to prepare, with them, appropriate solutions to meet their resourcing needs, including determining and defining the scope of contract services required, suitability of suppliers, identification, facilitation and resolution of all business and legal issues
• Deliver solutions for simplifying work practices to increase productivity and reduce waste
• Deputise, in absence, for Line Manager

Contact information:
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