Purchaser

The Raritan Valley Orthodox

Jewish Community Association

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Contact

12/30/20

Location

Description

*We are currently looking to hire a Purchaser to join our healthcare team in Passaic, NJ!*

Purchasing Agent Job Responsibilities:

-Obtains requirements by verifying, preparing, and forwarding purchase orders; verifies receipt of items; authorizes payment.
-Develop purchasing strategies and identify buying trends to keep the business profitable
-Conduct self-guided research to become familiar with what products are available as well as their costs and benefits
-Search available products to find the best combination of quality, price, and delivery
-Negotiate policies and contracts with various suppliers.
-Manage deliveries to confirm compliance with contracts
-Monitor stock levels and verify purchase requisitions
-Identify damaged or defective goods and work out an alternative solution with the supplier
-Keep detailed records and prepare and submit necessary reports
-Maintain professional relationships with all key suppliers
-Attend various conferences, supplier plants, and vendor interviews to stay informed about changes and advancements in the industry.

Purchaser Requirements and Qualifications:
-Extensive knowledge of healthcare products / purchasing
-Previous experience sourcing and purchasing within a healthcare facility
-Strong communication, negotiation, and persuasion skills
-Analytical and mathematical capabilities to compare prices and quantities and consider vendor contract terms
-Ability to evaluate market conditions and various suppliers
-Keen eye for detail
-Willingness to make quick and thoughtful decisions on behalf of the business
-Effective relationship building skills
-2+ years of experience in a purchasing role
-2+ years experience as a purchaser in healthcare

*Salary:* $70,000-$100,000 /year

Passaic

To apply, email your resume to: jobs@teamsnyc.com (Please Specify Position)