Job ID R-450575 Date posted 11/29/2022 Apply

Buyer II (onsite)

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Summary of Position with General Responsibilities:
Manage purchased materials within an MRP environment, to ensure the timely delivery of high-quality materials while utilizing innovative and proactive procurement strategies to continuously improve the supply chain.

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BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world and is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. We have over 65,000 employees and a presence in virtually every country around the world to address some of the most challenging global health issues.

Summary of Position with General Responsibilities:

Manage purchased materials within an MRP environment, to ensure the timely delivery of high-quality materials while utilizing innovative and proactive procurement strategies to continuously improve the supply chain.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Work within an MRP environment, to ensure material availability for production requirements.

  • Communicate with suppliers regularly regarding purchase order requirements.

  • Maintain a high level of data integrity to ensure accurate supply chain information.

  • Actively manage inventory dollars to ensure appropriate levels.

  • Develop supplier partnerships and participate in the supplier management process both locally and at the corporate level.

  • Establish and administer formal supply agreements and/or supplier managed inventory programs.

  • Negotiate the best quality and delivery at the most reasonable cost, consistent with accepted standards.

  • Manage supplier performance in the areas of Delivery and Quality to support the plant goals for on-time delivery and zero backorder.

  • Understand GMP regulations, especially as they relate to materials control in the manufacturing environment.

  • Identify and implement continuous improvement opportunities such as cost reductions, quality improvements, and supplier consolidations/reductions.

  • Assist and/or lead in the CR (Change Request) process.

  • Participate in new product introductions and project teams.

  • Provide a participative support role for teams.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Strong functional knowledge of Microsoft Excel, inventory, and purchasing systems.

  • Ability to read component specifications and drawings.

  • Working knowledge of MRP/ERP systems.

  • Must demonstrate strong communication, interpersonal, and presentation skills.

  • Strong analytical and Project Management skills with the ability to work effectively in a cross-functional team environment.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • CPIM/CPM preferable

  • Regulated Industry Environment experience

  • if no bachelors degree, prefer medical industry experience

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree with at least 2 years of experience in Supply Chain Management, Procurement, Purchasing or Medical Device Manufacturing.

  • In lieu of a bachelors degree, must have 7 yrs purchasing experience in manufacturing environment using MRP

Physical Demands:

  • Regular typing and computer work performed daily.

  • Requires occasional light physical effort (e.g., prolonged standing, sitting, bending, stooping reaching and/or lifting of light items - up to 5 lbs.).

Work Environment:

  • General office environment.

  • Fast pace

  • May require some exposure to chemicals used in manufacturing processes, requiring some precaution.

  • Some minor inconvenience or discomfort occasionally present in the work situation (moderate noise, disagreeable odors, etc.).

Training Requirements:

  • On-the-job, SOP’s required for position, and GMP.

For certain roles at BD, employment is contingent upon the Company’s receipt of sufficient proof that you are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. In some locations, testing for COVID-19 may be available and/or required. Consistent with BD’s Workplace Accommodations Policy, requests for accommodation will be considered pursuant to applicable law.

Why join us?

A career at BD means being part of a team that values your opinions and contributions and that empowers you to bring your authentic self to work. Here our associates can fulfill their life’s purpose through the work that they do every day.

You will learn and work alongside inspirational leaders and colleagues who are equally passionate and committed to fostering an inclusive, growth-centered, and rewarding culture. Our Total Rewards program — which includes competitive pay, benefits, continuous learning, recognition, career growth, and life balance components — is designed to support the varying needs of our diverse and global associates.

To learn more about BD visit https://jobs.bd.com/

Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status, or any other protected status.

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