Associate Business Analyst for Strategic Sourcing in Procurement

Category:  Supply Chain and Procurement

Bangalore, Karnataka, IN


Live the future today! Set the strategies and participate in driving Novo Nordisk’s growth engines! Are you ready for new challenges at a highly complex and strategic level? If yes, then we have the perfect opportunity for you.


About the department
The purpose of this position is to support Novo Nordisk Inc.’s – SEEMEA (South East Europe, Middle East & Africa) Procurement team. In this position, the incumbent will work in a matrix organisation structure having a solid line reporting to Finance GBS (Global Business Services), Procurement – Business Insights & Sourcing and dotted line to the Procurement Director, SEEMEA.


The position
You will be responsible for multiple sourcing project support for the indirect spend categories in SEEMEA and further perform supplier research, selection, negotiation & contracting. Manage win/win sourcing strategies support for supplier negotiations and gather business requirements and managing demand management data for various business units and analyse saving opportunities utilizing spend data.


Simultaneously, you have the ability to draft and detail RFIs/RFPs/RFQ"s as per the requirement to drive supplier selection processes and further interact regularly with senior stakeholders in different regions of Novo Nordisk and with suppliers on a requirement basis.


Hence, your role will also include to drive and publish monthly / yearly performance dashboards and presentations.


• You have completed a bachelor’s degree from a reputed university. You have 3-5 years of experience in sourcing & procurement, from a leading organisation.
• Proficiency in Excel, PowerPoint and Spend Data Analytics 
• Experience in COUPA or other ERP’s for eSourcing , Contract management & procurement functions will be an advantage
• You are a strong communicator, and have experience in global stakeholder management
• Track record of applying influencing, persuasion, presentation skills and experience in conflict resolution
• You possess strong analytical and problem solving skills, ability to visualize, articulate, and solve complex problems and evaluate correlations and synthesize data driven insights


About Novo Nordisk
At Novo Nordisk, we create value by putting patients first. Every ten seconds two people are diagnosed with diabetes, & more than 371 million people worldwide need us. We offer you the opportunity to work with talented colleagues in an ambitious environment, and we promise to be dedicated to your professional and personal development in order to help you realise your ambitions.  Working here is not just a way to make a living, but a way to make a difference. 


Please click on ‘apply’ to submit your resume.


26 April 2021.


Millions rely on us
To work for Novo Nordisk you will need the skills, dedication and ambition to change lives for the better for millions of patients living with diabetes and other chronic diseases. In exchange, we offer the chance to be part of a truly global workplace, where passion and engagement are met with opportunities for professional and personal development.