Forward thinking procurement for the
Pharmaceutical Sector

Our team has a wealth of experience in working with the
Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences sector. Whatever your needs,
we can help.

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Procurement Consultants for the Pharmaceutical Sector

We have a wide range of experience from a number of different industries including the Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences sector, which means we bring the best outside-in thinking.

The Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences industry is one of the UK’s most important industry sectors. The Pharmaceutical sector is responsible for developing, producing, and marketing pharmaceutical drugs and vaccines, while the Life Sciences sector produces a wide range of products including medical technology, diagnostics and digital tools, as well as products for consumer health.

We are a team of experienced, entrepreneurial procurement leaders who have led and transformed global procurement functions and service provider organisations.

Whilst our background is in procurement, our work goes beyond procurement alone to positively impact all areas of your business and help it to realise its full potential.
We can lend our assistance across areas such as FM, Capex, Marketing, Professional Services, HR, IT, direct materials, supply chain and logistics.

How we work with the Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences Sector

Pharmaceutical procurement

Our team has a background in Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences, both as a buyer of and provider into.

We are experienced in leading from client side and supplier advisory, through to delivery management on a range of projects.

We can help with:

  • A full Procurement spend review*
  • Internal capability uplift
  • Transformation of Procurement & Logistics function
  • Support on front, middle, and back office activities
  • Obtaining clear line of site to external spend
  • Rationalising supply base
  • Consolidating spend across key categories
  • Gaining economies of scale in key spend areas identified
  • Tracking program savings
  • Selection, contracting and programme management
  • Vendor reviews and negotiations
  • Contract drafting and schedule creation

*including Lab Supplies, MRO, FM, Regional Logistics and packaging infrastructure review.

Building better partnerships

Everything we do is based on meaningful partnerships. We help our clients to create strategic partnerships that improve visibility and control, informing intelligent business decisions.

But the most meaningful partnership of all is that between us and our client. We have walked in your shoes, which means we understand the challenges of the Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences sector. We bring the knowledge and expertise to help you work through these challenges and come out stronger. It’s this experience that allows us to be a true partner to our clients.

What we deliver

We deliver rapid results hardcoded to business outcomes – transformation delivered, savings secured, risk mitigated, value added.

And it’s not just about the bottom line- we are proud to say that we deliver sustainable models, working with our clients to ‘future-proof’ their business so that they continue to grow and thrive. We implement processes that are built to last, and impart the knowledge of how to sustain them long-term.

We offer dynamic delivery models which you can ‘dial up or down’ according to your needs and priorities: consulting, delivery, managed services and subscriptions. Please get in touch with us to discuss the best model to suit your requirements.

If you’re ready to take your business to the next level, get in touch with Accelerate today for a friendly chat.