This position is responsible for the supervision and management of a Team of Purchasing Coordinators to accomplish organizational and department priorities. Priorities include overseeing the processing of indirect materials and services purchase orders; creation and maintenance of vendor master data; invoice error resolution; and purchase order approval within established guidelines. This position will be accountable to manage all aspects of the regional Small Business Administration function and be the designated Small Business Liaison Officer. This position will also be responsible for the creation and maintenance of the necessary Policies, Standard Operating Procedures and Work Instructions for the areas of responsibility.
Mentors, leads, coaches and develops employees; manages and addresses performance issues; and makes hiring, firing and compensation decisions to ensure individual and organizational performance currently and in the future.
Bachelor’s Degree required plus 1- 3 years of procurement experience preferred. Preferred field of study Business and/or Supply Chain and experience in a generic pharmaceutical industry.
Ability to operate in an ambiguous, dynamic and rapidly changing business environment. Intercultural awareness, interpersonal skills and excellent communication skills for optimal team work.