Founded in 2006, MRN is an innovative, market-leading, global provider of community-based trials and site nurse support solutions for the clinical trials industry.
About the role…
The Vendor Contracts Associate will be leading the search and qualification of new vendors, collating and analysing the required data. You will attend meetings with MRN colleagues and Vendor teams and participate in the assessment of information and related decisions on Vendor Governance. You will build trusted and mutually beneficial relationships with vendors, maximising contract opportunities for both parties. Once engaged, you will continue to partner with vendors to finalise project scope, create RFP documentation and costings requirements, resulting in final negotiations, agreement and the execution of contracts.
Skills, Experience, and Qualifications…
We are looking for talented individuals who thrive in a busy, commercial environment and who possess the natural ability to influence and persuade others.
It’s Essential you have:
- A degree or equivalent – science based would be beneficial
- Basic knowledge of the clinical trials environment
- Basic knowledge of procurement process
- Good familiarity with MS Word & Excel
- Experience in use of CRM’s
Where: Milton Keynes (Hybrid working options available)
Contract type: This is a full-time, permanent position
MRN are proud to be an equal opportunity employer
We are an equal opportunity employer who values diversity. Our aim is to work simultaneously to promote a more inclusive and safer environment for everyone, which attracts all candidates and portrays our commitment to celebrate and promote diversity.
DBS Disclosure may be requested in the event of being offered the position. Having a criminal record will not necessarily prevent you from working with us. This will depend on the nature of the position and the circumstances and background of the offence(s).