Sr Manager Procurement



Marseille, France
Posted on Saturday, June 15, 2024

At Veracyte, we offer exciting career opportunities for those interested in joining a pioneering team that is committed to transforming cancer care for patients across the globe. Working at Veracyte – whether it be in one of our labs, corporate offices, the field – enables our employees to not only make a meaningful impact on the lives of patients, but to also learn and grow within a results-driven environment that values innovation, collaboration, and compassion.

To apply for this position: Please send your resume to Mrs Victoria ROLLAND:

The Position:

The Sr Manager Procurement is a part of the Supply Chain department in Marseille and under the direct responsibility of the Director Supply Chain based in the United States:

  • Leads and manages suppliers such as evaluation, selection, contract management and supply agreements :
    • Engages with Suppliers
    • Leads contracts (NDA, Supply Agreements) negotiations, reviews and executions
    • Maintains and evaluates suppliers’ performance.
  • Manages all activities related to manufacturing raw material procurement:
    • Demand gathering, including:
      • Forecast consolidation
      • Monitoring inventory levels
      • Analyzing demand patterns
      • Implementing inventory management strategies to manage stock levels and avoid shortages or excesses.
    • Purchase Orders creation, approval, submission and follow up
  • Leads and manages planning activities for procurement in support of manufacturing:
    • Collaborate with internal stakeholders to understand their requirements and develop procurement plans accordingly.
    • Supports S&OP process
    • Partners with Manufacturing department for Build of Materials (BOM) setup
    • Partners with Logistics and Warehouse departments for inventory accuracy
    • Partners with and support Finance department for valuation and cash flow visibility
  • Manages purchasing process improvements
  • Ensures compliance to Quality Standards from the Procurement standpoint
  • Manages and leads assigned team.

Who You Are :

  • Bachelor's/master’s degree in biotechnology, biochemistry, or supply chain management,
  • 5-8 years experience in a similar position,
  • You are a highly organized person with analytical skills,
  • Able to prioritized based upon business needs and adaptability in priority changes, you know how to make make reasoned decisions under pressure,
  • You are fluent in French and English and you enjoy being part of an international team,
  • You are recognized for your ability to work in autonomy

The final salary offered to a successful candidate will be dependent on several factors that may include but are not limited to the type and length of experience within the job, type and length of experience within the industry, education, etc. Base pay is one part of the Total Package that is provided to compensate and recognize employees for their work, and this role may be eligible for additional discretionary bonuses/incentives, and restricted stock units.

Pay to be determined by local market and candidate experience
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What We Can Offer You

Veracyte is a growing company that offers significant career opportunities if you are curious, driven, patient-oriented and aspire to help us build a great company. We offer competitive compensation and benefits, and are committed to fostering an inclusive workforce, where diverse backgrounds are represented, engaged, and empowered to drive innovative ideas and decisions. We are proud to have been named a “Bay Area Top Workplace” for ten years in a row by the Bay Area News Group and “Best Places to Work in San Diego” in 2023 by the San Diego Business Journal.

About Veracyte

Veracyte (Nasdaq: VCYT) is a global genomic diagnostics company that improves patient care by providing answers to clinical questions, informing diagnosis and treatment decisions throughout the patient journey in cancer and other diseases. The company’s growing menu of genomic tests leverage advances in genomic science and technology, enabling patients to avoid risky, costly diagnostic procedures and quicken time to appropriate treatment. The company’s tests in lung cancer, prostate cancer, breast cancer, thyroid cancer, bladder cancer and idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis are available to patients and its lymphoma subtyping and renal cancer tests are in development. With Veracyte’s exclusive global license to a best-in-class diagnostics instrument platform, the company is positioned to deliver its tests to patients worldwide. Veracyte is based in South San Francisco, California. For more information, please visit and follow the company on X (Formerly Twitter).

Veracyte, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability status. Veracyte participates in E-Verify in the United States. View our CCPA Disclosure Notice.