Role details

Temp Assignment - Buyer (3-6 Months)

Cambridge   •   USD60,000 - USD70,000   •  Temporary

Bullet points

  • Seeking Temp Buyer (3-6 month assignement)
  • Exciting life sciences company

About Our Client

Our client is a leader in the life sciences industry and is spearheading the gene therapy revolution.

Job Description

  • Conduct the day-to-day processing of requisitions and order placement (coding, sourcing materials, preferred vendor alignment)
  • Provide customer service and support to internal departments and vendors with respect to various Procurement inquiries
  • Investigate and resolve problems associated with processing of purchase orders, receipts, and invoices
  • Monitor outstanding orders to stay ahead of potentially critical supply disruptions
  • Research alternate suppliers and negotiate pricing based on forecasting obtained from end users
  • Manage return of goods as necessary
  • Assist auditors for the purpose of providing support and documentation on internal processes for Procurement

The Successful Applicant

  • 3+ years procurement experience (life sciences industry preferred)
  • Highly proficient in MS Excel; experience with SAP preferred
  • Experience with eSourcing systems is desirable
  • Strong interpersonal (verbal and written) communication skills
  • Decision-making, problem-solving, and analytical skills
  • Organizational, multi-tasking, and prioritizing skills
  • Strong work ethic and team player
  • High degree of professionalism
  • Ability to work sensitively with confidential material

What's on Offer

Competitive base salary

Growing company

Work/life balance culture

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