Posted: Thursday, February 8, 2018 11:19 PM
PeaceHealth is seeking a
Buyer for a
1.0 full time equivalent
Non:Exempt position. This position will be working
Day shift with shift durations of
Responsible for purchasing all supplies for assigned areas within established authorization parameters, may include capital and general purchase orders. Generates and confirms purchase orders, monitors contract pricing for each order and coordinates to assure timely invoice resolution.
:Orders and expedites orders for supplies, equipment and services.
:Assists departments through purchasing processes.
:Monitors PeaceHealth contracts, selects preferred vendors and coordinates paperwork to assure timely payment of invoices. Resolves pricing discreptencies as they arise.
:Coordinates and expedites product returns, completes appropriate paperwork for tracking of issue.
:Coordinates product recalls, addresses product safety concerns and maintains documentation to meet FDA requirements.
:Communicates with customers in a timely fashion on supply issues.
:Submits new product requests, updates pricing, updates vendor agreements and requests new manufacturers/vendors.
:Performs other duties as assigned.
:High School diploma or equivalent required
:Associates degree in in purchasing management or a business related field is preferred.
:Minimum of two (2) years experience in purchasing, accounts payable, supply chain or related field is required,
:Experience in purchasing in a medical setting is preferred.
:Working knowledge of computer systems such as Microsoft Windows, and Microsoft Office programs required.
:Lawson Supply Chain experience is preferred.
:Experience with negotiations, process development, sourcing and capital equipment purchasesstrongly preferred.
:Certified Purchasing Professional is preferred.
:Good written and verbal communication skills
:Ability to plan, prioritize and complete work in a fast paced work environment with frequent interruptions is required.
SHARED SERVICES PHYSICAL/COGNITIVE REQUIREMENTS:
:Work requires fairly light physical exertion from up to 65 of the time.
:Ability to lift objects weighing 30 lbs. or less.
:Work is performed under normal working conditions with adequate lighting and ventilation.
:Job duties frequently require intense concentration and attention to detail (up to 65 of work time).
Please apply online to be considered.
For full consideration of your skills and abilities, please attach a current resume with your application.
PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, Wash., is a not:for:profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi:specialty medical group practice with more than 900 providers and 10medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of its founding Sisters and continues with a spirit of respect, stewardship, collaboration and social justice in fulfilling its Mission.
We offer competitive compensation, a robust benefits package and a collaborative, Mission:driven work environment To learn more about working at PeaceHealth and the
Vancouvercommunity our homepage: peacehealth/careers.
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