JOB TITLE: Coord, Purchasing
At Cardinal Health, we're developing the innovative products and services that make healthcare safer and more productive. Join a growing, global company genuinely committed to making a difference for our customers and communities.
What Purchasing contributes to Cardinal Health
Purchasing is responsible for managing supplier relations at a tactical level, may negotiate product cost, and utilizing terms and conditions, working with internal customers to reduce product cost, improve the supply chain and evaluate supplier performance, and executing purchase orders and manages raw material inventory.
What is expected of you for success in your role Demonstrates working knowledge of purchasing and business processes Demonstrates working knowledge of team goals and purchasing concepts Utilizes purchasing and other standard software to perform assigned purchasing tasks for additional analysis Coordinates and prioritizes purchasing activities based on customer impact Escalates and/or resolves purchasing activities as necessary Communicates effectively to suppliers and customers within purchasing policies
What is expected of you and others at this level in Sourcing for functional success Works to understand complex functional situations by paying attention to the details of the tasks at hand and by breaking them down into smaller pieces
Collaborates with others and builds strategic alliances globally; negotiates to build broad-based support and/or persuades others in order to
Demonstrates and executes on knowledge and understanding of relevant business process(es) (organization and/or function-specific processes) at various levels to ensure successful completion of project, process, etc.
Measures and evaluates the effectiveness of protocols, programs or deliverables; compares measurement results to standards and takes
Evaluates alternative solutions/decisions in light of the potential impact on the internal/external customer and Cardinal Health; understands the resource implications of solutions and makes recommendations in adherence to governance and prioritization guidelines. Accountabilities in this role
- managing pharmacy drug inventory
- processing recalls and invoices
- ordering medications for the pharamcy and anciliary departments as appropriate
- managing, maitaining, record keeping 340B drug account
- tracking and keeping all records as in accordance with federal and state regulations
- following policies and procedures
- proficient with Microsolf Office products (word, excell, access and outlook email)
- processing and keeping track of loans/borrows of drugs
- effective communicator
High school degree or GED required.
Basic communication and organizational skills
Basic Excel, Word and Access skills required
Must be oriented and willing to work in a fast-paced environment.
Monster - 13 months ago