Buyer

Jersey City Temporary USD60,000 - USD70,000
  • Contract Opportunity
  • HealthCare Industry!

About Our Client

is one of New Jersey's leading health care systems comprised of three long-standing and highly-regarded hospitals

Job Description

    • Identifying, addressing and reporting all major, consistent/persistent price discrepancies to appropriate personnel including the Materials Manager.
    • Creates, confirms, and accurately expedites all purchase orders for assigned departments via telephone or electronic order entry.
    • Organizes, updates, and retains product information files, and purchase order records.
    • Proactively investigates price changes and challenges these changes when not justified.
    • Ensures appropriate paperwork is secured from the vendor and updated in the respective information systems.
    • Verifies requisitions for proper approvals, appropriate use of item files, contract pricing and manufacturer, distribution channel, and terms and conditions.
    • Resolves all issues of receipts, backorders, accruals, returns, quality (fitness for use), or invoicing issues for purchase orders, and assists in resolving invoice/Purchase Order discrepancies by working collaboratively with vendors and CarePoint Health Accounts Payable Department.
    • Establishes and maintains an open and clear line of communication with assigned departments while acting as a source of product knowledge, with the goal of driving savings and standardization.



MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

    • 1-2 years purchasing or related experience required. Prior experience working in healthcare procurement preferred.
    • Ability to multitask and perform other duties as assigned, or as needed.
    • Ability to communicate/interact professionally and respectfully with other CarePoint employees, professional staff, and/or external contacts to offer ideas, identify issues, obtain information, or deliver services and savings.
    • Familiarity with methods of purchasing, supplier partnership, inventory control/management, shipping, receiving, and accounts payable, as well as contract terms and conditions, procurement, regulations, policies, and procedures.

What's on Offer

Competitive hourly rate

Growth!

Contact
Laurina Wiley
Quote job ref
JN-062022-5640362

Job summary

Sector
Procurement & Supply Chain
Sub Sector
Contract & Vendor Management
Industry
Healthcare / Pharmaceutical
Location
Jersey City
Contract Type
Temporary
Consultant name
Laurina Wiley
Job Reference
JN-062022-5640362