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Supply Assurance Buyer II - Temp

Supply Assurance Buyer II - Temp

  • 2021-24184
  • Richmond, California, United States

Place purchase orders for goods and services needed in support of a manufacturing facility and manage supplier relationships to optimize supply chain efficiency.  Purchase of direct materials in support of the manufacturing plan is the primary objectives.  This activity is primarily driven through the Manufacturing Materials Resource Planning (MRP).

Responsibilities

  • Monitor inventory/stock levels to support production and inventory goals.
  • Issue material purchase orders to support production. Identifies and resolves potential supply problems.
  • Actively manage workflow in SAP system. Works with appropriate parties to resolve invoice issues to minimize overdue invoices and ensure supply availability.
  • Review and resolve NCRs and works to identify programs which will lead to reduction of supplier related NCRs.
  • Complete supplier audits and publishes audit reports.
  • Develop and implement improvement programs for the low performing suppliers.
  • Manage, track and implement purchasing spec changes including revising and creating new parts information, finished goods catalog numbers and document change order forms.
  • Participate and represent purchasing in teams related to new product development.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Supply Chain Management, logistics, Business Administration or a related discipline.
  • 2+ years’ experience in purchasing, sales or related field, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Experience expediting and issuing purchase orders a plus.
  • Completed coursework towards CPM and/or CPIM certification.
  • Expert knowledge and application of the principles and theories of purchasing/materials.
  • Expert in Microsoft Windows and Office (Excel, Word, Access, and PowerPoint).
  • Mastery of oral and written communication, confident negotiator, and strong multitasking and organizational skills.

About Bio-Rad:

Bio-Rad is a global leader providing a broad array of clinical diagnostics and life science research products. With a team of more than 8,000 employees and a global network of operations serving our customers, we help people live longer, healthier lives.

Bio-Rad was founded over six decades ago and has continued to provide the healthcare industry with innovative and useful products that help life science researchers accelerate the discovery process and medical diagnostic labs obtain faster, better results.

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Bio-Rad does not accept agency resumes, unless the agency has been authorized by a Bio-Rad Recruiting Representative. Please do not submit resumes unless authorized to do so. Bio-Rad will not pay for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

                              

 

 

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