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Associate / Senior Associate - Procurement Process Analysis

Cork, Ireland

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Req ID R-34369 Title Associate / Senior Associate - Procurement Process Analysis City Cork State / Province Cork Country Ireland

At Lilly, we unite caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world. We are a global healthcare leader headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana. Our 35,000 employees around the world work to discover and bring life-changing medicines to those who need them, improve the understanding and management of disease, and give back to our communities through philanthropy and volunteerism. We give our best effort to our work, and we put people first. We’re looking for people who are determined to make life better for people around the world.

The successful candidate will support the design and implementation of a Global Procurement Compliance model to achieve adherence to ‘best in class’ procurement practices and policies.


  • Support a data driven design of the Procurement compliance operating model and practices
  • Responsible for implementing the Procurement compliance strategy for Global Procurement
  • Work closely with Procurement Capabilities team and Global Process Owner in conducting research and benchmarking to inform the Procurement Compliance Operating Model design and implementation
  • Establish and implement best in class Procurement policies and procedures, to achieve overall company objectives and compliance with any regulatory and internal policies
  • Monitor and review as necessary compliance and conformance procedures, advising amendments where appropriate
  • Analyse complex datasets to draw key insights, and translate these into strategic recommendations
  • Maintain and monitor Lilly’s external supplier portal
  • Exhibit strong commercial acumen, and the ability to identify drivers of non-compliance, process inefficiency, cost drivers and provide recommendations for improvements


  • English fluency and ability to negotiate in English
  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Economics or Accounting preferred

Minimum Experience

  • 3 years of relevant commercial finance/ business analyst experience preferred
  • Familiarity with procurement/finance/business data analysis preferred
  • Expertise in audit practices/process improvement/ performance management compliance preferred

Job Specific Skills

  • Strong data analytic and modelling skills (e.g., Excel, Tableau, Power BI)
  • Support and drive process improvement, including the effective use of technology
  • Able to synthesize information from diverse data sources and present findings clearly and concisely
  • Able to draw insights from data sets and translate these to strategic recommendations
  • Strong communication and influence skills (written and verbal)
  • Possesses strong business acumen (understanding how our industry operates, our value chain, our customers, industry dynamics etc.)
  • Strong interpersonal and collaborative working style
  • Able to manage and prioritize competing requests with minimal supervision

Additional Skills/Preferences

Reporting to Procurement Center of Excellence Senior Manager, the Procurement Analytics & Compliance Analyst will support overall procurement strategy and enable the procurement team through data analytics, metrics, and reporting.

Eli Lilly and Company, Lilly USA, LLC and our wholly owned subsidiaries (collectively “Lilly”) are committed to help individuals with disabilities to participate in the workforce and ensure equal opportunity to compete for jobs. If you require an accommodation to submit a resume for positions at Lilly, please email Lilly Human Resources ( ) for further assistance. Please note This email address is intended for use only to request an accommodation as part of the application process. Any other correspondence will not receive a response.

Lilly does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.


To submit resume, visit and apply to Req ID R-34369.

Lilly is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

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