Randstad Buyer in Princeton, New Jersey
Princeton, NJ Salary:
US$ 25 - US$ 36 per hour Date Posted:
Friday, September 30, 2016 Experience:
1 years Job Type:
A highly regarded pharmaceutical manufacturing firm is looking for a Buyer in the Princeton, NJ area. This is a 6 month CONTRACT positions. No per diem available.
Responsibilities for the Buyer
Provide internal and market analytics to support development of strategic category plans; collaborate with category leaders and business partners on plan development. Support and/or lead execution of procurement plans; role dependent on category/project complexity.
Assist/lead identification & screening/selection of potential sources. Assist/lead in determining appropriate methods. Lead preparation of competitive go-to-market events (solicitation of bids, quotations and proposals) with pertinent specifications, terms and conditions.
Employ leading practices. Prepare for and/or lead supplier negotiations depending on category complexity. Evaluate offerings and recommend overall best offer for a product or service. As part of implementation, review product availability and/or pricing information with suppliers.
Assist in the preparation of and/or issue contracts (or large purchase orders) for legal review and approval. Support design/development of procurement compliance programs. Maintain agreement files as required. Understand how to access and influence specifications as required for category
Assist in introduction of new and modified goods and services with appropriate departments. Prepare periodic category performance reports for assigned categories. Support budget management processes as required for categories. Support risk management as required
Requirements for the Buyer
- Associate Degree or work equivalent required. 1+ years of work experience.1+ years Procurement/Procurement-Project experience. Strong written and verbal communication skills. Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Power Point and Excel
Job Number: 125703