19 days old

Buyer

Vancouver Clinic
Vancouver, WA 98660
  • Job Code
    REQ0006123
  • Jobs Rated
    202nd
We are looking for an experienced Buyer for our Purchasing department.

In this role, you will: Be r esponsible for purchasing supplies, furniture equipment, signage, medications, and other materials for the clinic. Negotiate vendor contracts, assist clinic management with vendor selection, maintain vendor relations, monitor vendor performance, and facilitate the establishment of product standards and ensures those standards meet the goals of the clinic.

Essential Functions:

  • Manage requisition process to ensure efficient flow of goods and materials.
  • Create purchase orders.
  • Arrange returns.
  • Manage vendor relations.

SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Proficient with current computer programs used in an office environment, including Word, Excel, Power Point, Access, Outlook.
  • Ability to conduct cost/benefit analysis and make recommendations.
  • Ability to multi-task and adapt to rapidly-changing priorities.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent customer service behaviors and presentation.
  • Demonstrated skills in dealing effectively with people at all levels of an organization using tact and diplomacy.
  • Ability to work independently, exercising good judgment with minimal oversight, using high degree of initiative, self-motivation, and professionalism.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Healthcare, or related equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Two years of purchasing experience required.
  • Experience with inventory control preferred.
  • Knowledge of health care products preferred.
  • Experience with contracts and ability to negotiate.

The above information is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work required in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive description of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of those assigned to this job.

We offer a competitive Total Rewards Program which includes insurance programs covering medical, dental, vision, life, long-term disability, generous time off, holidays, education reimbursement, and a 401(k) plan. Eligibility for benefits is dependent on factors such as position type and FTE. Contact your recruiter for more information.

Vancouver Clinic is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Vancouver Clinic does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Documented vaccination, immunity, or written declination of vaccine for certain preventable contagious diseases, including COVID-19, is a requirement of employment at Vancouver Clinic. Vancouver Clinic is an alcohol and drug-free workplace. Offers are contingent on successful completion of drug screen, background screen, and immunization requirements.





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Posted: 2022-01-07 Expires: 2022-02-05
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202nd2019 - Buyer
Overall Rating: 202/199
Median Salary: $62,750

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