Senior Procurement Manager, Operations

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Do you want to lead a smaller team and set the direction for procurement within a successful biotech company? As our new Procurement Manager, you will be leading a team of specialists while still being part of operations yourself. 

You will join the Supply Chain Management department consisting of 23 dedicated colleagues with main responsibility for procurement, planning, warehousing, and shipping. We support all AGC Biologics production and collaborate closely with key stakeholders and external suppliers through the entire supply chain. We are working in an international and customer-oriented way to secure fast and reliable support to our customers.  


The Role 

As our new Procurement Manager, you will have an excellent opportunity for making a real difference. You will be managing contracts with vendors and while working closely with relevant stakeholders, you will be critical to providing excellent internal and external customer satisfaction. You will be utilizing our ERP, Dynamics AX, to manage day to day activities supporting the purchasing operation including reviewing requisitions and analyzing each line item for quantity, specifications and delivery requirements. You will be leading the tracking and confirmation of delivery of all orders by maintaining an intense follow-up structure to ensure timely control of orders, amendments, shipping notices and other required documents. 

For you to become successful in the role, you will have to thrive in a fast-paced environment. While possessing the skills and passion for creating a strong foundation, you will be acting as a member of the team and contribute to operations yourself. As a leader, you focus on and are creating a positive and inspiring working environment and you lead by example. 

Further responsibilities include: 

  • Manage our purchasing process working closely with the VP SCM, stakeholders and vendors. 
  • Leading contract negotiations for operational purchases, ensuring the best price while taking into consideration quality, cost and service levels.  
  • Proactively monitor and manage the portfolio of vendors to ensure that they are performing all their contracted responsibilities.  
  • Provide guidance on cost projections and forecasting on larger procurements as well as analyze and validate vendor proposals and pricing in order to provide recommendations.  
  • Manage and develop employees including individual performance management. 



Being successful requires you to have the necessary skills to drive a first-class procurement team.  

More specifically, you have:  

  • A bachelor or master’s degree within supply chain or similar.   
  • Minimum of 5 years of leadership experience from a similar position. 
  • Experience of working in a fast-paced environment with an ability to multi-task and prioritize    workloads, preferably in the biotech or pharmaceutical industry.  
  • Highly analytical and problem solving capabilities with incredible attention to detail. 
  • A tactical understanding yet an operational mindset and are not afraid of getting hands-on with the activities.
  • Fluent in Danish and English


About us
AGC Biologics offers a dynamic working place and an excellent opportunity for working and growing with a varied array of tasks and challenges. You will get insight into and experience with the way the various departments throughout a biologics contract development and manufacturing organization interact in order to achieve success. Exciting and challenging assignments will keep coming your way, but you will to a large extent be able to plan your daily work on your own. AGC Biologics offers an informal working environment, where humor is part of the daily work life. We respect each other and our individual differences. AGC employees have a flexible attitude and we help each other to reach deadlines together as one team, in accordance with our slogan - Right. On Time.




We will process the candidates as they arrive. Therefore, please submit your application and CV as soon as possible. When the right candidates are found, the add will close. We are therefore looking forward to receive your application today! AGC Biologiscs is partnering with Adecco on this recruitment, so if you have any questions about the position, you can contact our recruitment team: 

Line Heyn: +45 3838 1211
Christina Drejet: + 45 3838 7007​



About AGC Biologics
AGC Biologics (AGC) is a global Contract Manufacturing Organization (CMO) with biomanufacturing facilities in Europe, Japan and the USA. The company provides a comprehensive range of commercial and clinical cGMP biologics manufacturing services, from DNA to active pharmaceutical ingredient (API). The company’s team and approach are tailored to each of its client’s needs, whether turnkey manufacturing or sophisticated, stand-alone analytical, formulation and stability services.
AGC Biologics also offers non-exclusive license to CHEF1™, a proprietary CHO cell line development platform. CHEF1 delivers stable, high-titer, production-quality cell lines in optimized time frames. It is the foundation of CMC Biologics’ innovative approach to cell line and process development.
Visit to learn why AGC Biologics is a World Leader in process development and contract manufacturing.  




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