Buying Professional - Point of Care Diagnostics Devices - 181543

Job Description

Buying Professional - Point of Care Diagnostics Devices


Job Family Specific Responsibilities: Provides a wide variety of Purchasing, Planning and Manufacturing cross functional support relating to purchasing, supply planning, supplier liaison, quality and negotiations. Additionally, strong purchase order placement, order tracking skills and follow through. Successfully manages aspects of the planning function and inventory to ensure that organizational goals are met. Communicates risks and recommends corrective action.


Key Responsibilities: Preempts potential problems and provides effective solutions to problems. Acts proactively and applies purchasing concepts, techniques, knowledge, and processes to solve problems. Detect potential problems and anticipate solutions.

Demonstrated leadership including listing below:
• Oversees new purchase orders placement in SAP. Communicates with vendors confirming and expediting orders. MRP experience.

• Resolves Goods Receipt/Invoice issues in SAP.
• Assures goods are received correctly from suppliers.
• Communicates with shipping and receiving concerning product receiving. Maintains supplier relationships.
• Meets On Time Supply Delivery – over 96%.
• Leverages raw material inventory and planning improvements.
• Leads and works effectively across functional groups in warehousing, quality assurance, technical operations and manufacturing.
• Contract review experience for successful business outcomes.
• Demonstrated experience with supplier quality audits.


Knowledge: Purchasing and Planning. SAP systems understanding. Microsoft Office, with an emphasis on Excel.

Experience: 2 - 5 years experience in Purchasing and Inventory control.

Direction of Others: Works well within Materials Group as functional supporting lead for scheduling, manufacturing order management and purchasing order maintenance and customer/supplier communication.


Job ID: 181543

Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time



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