Job Responsabilities:This new position is a pivotal role in the strategical revision and management of our API supplier base. As overall leader or technical leader you will be focusing on leveraging external suppliers for API development and full-scale production. You will be part of the API Technology Portfolio Management Group and will be responsible for a portfolio of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API) projects and or supply nodes with a focus on in line supply. You will focus on leveraging external API suppliers to provide material primarily to external Contract Manufacturing Organizations (CMOs) across the Americas, Australia and New Zealand and our animal health internal formulation facilities across the world. The potential project types include sourcing, technical transfer, R&D, process improvement, and trouble shooting. Required Experience or Skills:Minimum 8 yrs. of relevant experienceHe/she must have experience with chemical processes or a demonstrated high level of technical capabilityA strong business acumen, communication skills, and a proven track record of managing projects in the areas of sourcing / commercialization / tech transfer / chemistry process trouble shooting supply of API productsStrong Leadership attributes including a global mindsetDemonstrated ability to lead cross-functional teams with an end to end supply chain viewAbility to collaborate across functions and geographies and support global activitiesStrong interpersonal and communication skillsAbility to maintain strong working relationships with technical, quality and operations leaders in the internal and external networkAbility to use Microsoft Project and the Microsoft suite of applicationsStrong command of the english language is requiredJob Placed : São Paulo/SP or Cruzeiro/SP.