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GlaxoSmithKline Sr. Manager, Procurement Data & Analytics in Karnataka, India

GSK Consumer Healthcare, we are on an incredible journey as we prepare to create a new, standalone, world leading company with a 100% single-minded focus on everyday health. We are doing this at a time when the work we do has never mattered more. With the COVID pandemic, people are increasingly looking for ways to manage their own health and wellbeing and to take care of their families. This is where we come in. With category leading brands such as Sensodyne, Voltaren and Centrum, built on trusted science and human understanding, and combined with our passion, knowledge and expertise, we are uniquely placed to deliver better everyday health to millions of people around the world and grow a strong, successful business. This is an opportunity to be part of something special.

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Sr. Manager Procurement Data & Analytics


  • Ensure integrity and transparency of the data sources and manipulation steps across Vx and Global ERP.

  • Act as a functional expert, translating GSK Procurement and stakeholder needs, agree the most optimized and balanced solution.

  • Work with the Category Managers to support them in cleansing spend information in GSK’s ‘Spend Cube’, providing accurate visibility of GSK’s spend across all markets.

  • Support the development of enriched Procurement supplier data, linking together master data sources (ERP, eSourcing, contracts, external tools such as CVM Solutions) with transaction level detail to enable detailed analysis.

  • Working with GSK’s Tech and Finance partners, build and transfer knowledge/expertise on GSK data and BI (systems, feeds, governance).

  • Procurement organization knowledge (scope, purpose, indicators, needs) used to ensure the requirements are in line with the true information needs from Category managers and Procurement operations managers.

  • Keep up-to-date regarding advanced analytics, industry best practice and future technologies

  • Provide actionable insights to procurement and the business using multiple data sources, which deliver significant business value.

  • Develop custom data models and algorithms to apply to procurement data sets

Why you?

Qualifications & Skills

  • Spend analysis implementation with a strong technical, problem solving and analytical mindset.

  • Procurement related experience of 9-14 years (as a solution provider, consultant or practitioner).

  • Excellent Excel, Power BI, QlikSense and data analysis skills with high levels of numeracy and accuracy.

  • Strong experience of spend data enrichment – e.g. rationalize vendor information, implement parent/child vendor relationships, implement category rules.

  • Ability to work well under pressure and maintain close attention to data.

  • Experience of managing or working with offshore teams.

  • Experience with SAP procurement solutions preferable.

Inclusion & Diversity at Consumer Healthcare:

Inclusion and diversity at GSK are key for our success. Here, you will thrive through bringing your unique experiences to both our company and the recruitment process. We want you to be you, feel good and keep growing your career.

GSK is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Applicants will travel through a transparent recruitment journey that adheres to all required employment standards and regulations. Beyond this, we commit to our values of integrity and respect towards every applicant.

We want to hear from you and support with any adjustments that you may require during the recruitment process. Please get in touch with our Recruitment Team (contact email) to further discuss this today.

We will request equal opportunities information from you and whilst disclosure is optional, we encourage you to be open, enabling us to monitor the inclusivity of our recruitment practices for the benefit of everyone. Your data will remain confidential, is never shared with our Hiring Managers and never affects the status of your application. *Local restrictions/legal requirements.



Our goal is to be one of the world’s most innovative, best performing and trusted healthcare companies. We believe that we all bring something unique to GSK and when we combine our knowledge, experiences and styles together, the impact is incredible. Come join our adventure at GSK where you will be inspired to do your best work for our patients and consumers. A place where you can be you, feel good and keep growing.

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