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Procurement Specialist

Post Date:Mar 12, 2019Type:Full-Time
Start Date:3/12/2019Salary:
Location:US-NC-Sanford Job Reference:14433

Job Description:
Procurement Specialist

Employee Responsibilities:
  • Schedule meetings with key Suppliers to review material requirements for upcoming projects. Issue RFI for Lead-time, Pricing and packaging details
  • Expedite material deliveries to align with a dynamic schedule and long lead time items
  • Issue Supplier Packets requesting chain of custody, COA, Shelf Life, Quality Documents, Samples, etc.
  • Tracking Progress & Maintaining Priorities on Sourcing / Enrollments
  • Attending Meetings & Reporting Progress / Issues
  • Request test methods for non-compendial materials
  • Request samples for QC & QA as needed. Work with admin. to create POs to pay for samples.
  • Facilitate efforts to resolve issues with unique / complex materials
  • Act as liaison between QA & Suppliers to remediate audit observation issues and/or obtain permission to audit
  • Implement CDAs to allow confidential discussions with suppliers, 3 way CDAs for Sharing Test Methods, CDAs to allow client to audit suppliers
The Ideal Candidate would possess:
  • Experience working in cGMP Purchasing and Project Team environment
  • Competent in working with SAP, Excel, Word, Outlook, etc
  • Understanding of Project Management concepts such as critical path, predecessor / successor with the ability to see the big picture and plan / execute work accordingly
  • Must be a team player with excellent communication skills who can be assertive and proactive in resolving and/or communicating potential purchasing issues / roadblocks that may impact the project schedule
  • Must be flexible with ability to adapt to abrupt changes to the schedule
  • Strong computer, scientific, and organizational skills
  • Excellent communication (oral and written) and attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team, self-motivated, adaptability, and a positive attitude
  • Ability to learn new techniques, perform multiple tasks simultaneously, keep accurate records, follow instructions, and comply with company policies
Minimum Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Project Management or related degree concentration, or equivalent directly-related experience
  • Authorization to work in the United States indefinitely without restriction or sponsorship
What we offer:
  • Excellent full time benefits including comprehensive medical coverage, dental, and vision options
  • Life and disability insurance
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Paid vacation and holidays
Position is full-time, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., with overtime as needed. Candidates currently living within a commutable distance of Sanford, North Carolina are encouraged to apply.

Eurofins Lancaster Laboratories Professional Scientific Services ® (PSS) is a global, award-winning insourcing solution that places our people at our clients' site dedicated to running and managing laboratory services while eliminating headcount, co-employment and project-management worries.

We infuse our 55-year track record of scientific and laboratory operations expertise, as well as HR and great place to work best practices, to recruit, hire, train and manage highly qualified scientists to perform laboratory services using our client's quality systems and equipment.

We are looking forward to receiving your application including your expected salary and possible start date via our career website.

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Name: Eurofins

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