Procurement Buyer (Pharma)

Job description

The position of Procurement Buyer has come up in this leading bio-pharmaceutical company. This role is an opportunity to join a global leader on a 12 months contract. Strong material planning skills & SAP experience are a must!

Job Description:

  • Executing purchasing transactions for all Direct Materials,
  • Ensuring that products and services are delivered on time.
  • Ensuring all purchases are executed in line with the procurement policy
  • Ensuring all data entered into system is accurate and current 
  • Ordering and expediting as required
  • Creating data & maintenance
  • Implementing purchase and inventory strategies for components and execute on component ordering by following up exception messages generated by ERP (SAP/ECC) and planning system Kinaxis RapidResponse
  • Material Master & Supplier Data Management (Set up and obsoletion process) NC/CAPA owner
  • Supporting product launches, assisting in setting up contracts, providing planning and other relevant information
  • Creating analysis and accurate data reporting in support of projects or improvements and provide recommendations
  • Developing and maintaining operational relationship with vendors

Job Requirements: 

  • Degree qualified w/ 2 years' or 5+ years' experience in supply chain OR logistics
  • 3+ years of procurement experience (biotechnology or pharmaceutical) 
  • Operational Excellence experience or training
  • Experience with SAP ERP & Kinaxis RapidResponse
  • Stakeholder management skills
  • Current CPIM or APICs certification

For a confidential discussion on this or any other current job opportunity please contact Marcel Skolimowski on 021 4847 138 /

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