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Buyer

  • Location: Summit, Union, New Jersey
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 16 days ago

  • Expiry Date: 07 August 2021

Job Description:

Description:

  • CAR-T Supply Planning Buyer is responsible to support the development and execution of the global supply for autologous clinical and commercial supply.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Support the activities of the global supply chain.

  • Execute the buying strategies for critical raw materials used in CAT-T product manufacturing and ensure enough supply to support uninterrupted manufacturing

  • Use the Supply Chain Planning Systems to generate raw material purchase orders based on inventory policies and supply chain constraints

  • Generate inventory projections and other KPIs and reports for S&OP purposes

  • Responsible for all aspects of PO life cycle; generation, order follow-up & invoice management

  • Set up and maintain purchasing parameters required for buying

  • Escalate business critical decisions points to management

  • Identify opportunities and support the creation of new business processes to support supplying autologous products

  • Participate in cross-functional and vendor meeting meetings to resolve issues

  • Partner with other stakeholders to create and implement best practices

  • Other duties as assigned

REQUIRED COMPETENCIES: Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills

  • Hands-on team player willing to work in an environment where individual initiative, accountability, and professional maturity are required

  • Must have strong analytical skills

  • Must be able to work with limited day-to-day supervision.

  • Strong PC experience, Microsoft Office Suite experience required including; Excel; Outlook; PowerPoint

  • Oracle EBS / Advance Supply Chain Planning or SAP experience required.

  • APICS certification is a plus.

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree required

  • Planner or buyer with minimum 2 years of pharmaceutical industry experience

  • Prior experience interacting with vendors, manufacturing sites , pharmaceutical quality organizations

  • Prior experience planning and/or buying in a multiple manufacturing site and/or contract manufacturing environment

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