Global Senior Category Manager - Meetings & Events


The Global Category Strategic Sourcing Senior Manager will report into the Corporate Services Sourcing Director within Global Strategic Sourcing (GSS) and will be responsible for ~$350M spend to include: Meeting, Event and Congresses. The Senior Manager will be accountable for developing and managing the overall sourcing and supplier management process for this evolving category.

Strategic Contribution

Drives the global roadmap for Meeting services sourcing in identifying, evaluating, negotiating and implementing within Amgen’s Corporate Services ecosystem

Develops strong relationships with key stakeholders / groups (regionally based Sales & Marketing, R&D and operational groups at Amgen Capability Center in Tampa) and with key providers in current and future markets

Acts as a trusted business advisor providing thought leadership and consistent customer service whilst delivering qualitative and quantitative value to the organization

Provides subject matter advise to internal and external stakeholder groups addressing current/future business needs demonstrating marketplace knowledge

Leads and influences stakeholder groups with sound and articulate business case recommendations (i.e. build vs buy strategy) with quantifiable financial benefits

Delivering Value for Customers

Acts as an ambassador for the GSS function and the key point of contact for the category

Demonstrates connected thinking and strategy beyond the category with pull through in understanding how the Meeting services are core to multiple functional areas

Effectively drives cross-category collaboration where ‘overlapping’ stakeholder groups, geographic regions and / or where requirements exist (i.e. Meeting Services outside the US)

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Executive / senior industry position


Thousand Oaks , United States


United States

Thousand Oaks


Executive / senior industry position