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Pharmaceutical Buyer

Capital Wholesale Drug Company
Columbus, OH 43212
$52,000 - $72,000 a year - Full-time


Columbus, OH 43212

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  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off

Full job description

Company: Capital Wholesale Drug Co

Posting Title: Pharmaceutical Buyer (Generic)

Location: Columbus, Ohio

Employee Status: Full Time, in office Monday – Friday 9am – 5:30pm


Capital Wholesale Drug Co is an independent pharmaceutical wholesaler located in Columbus, Ohio looking for an experienced Buyer, (Generic Pharmaceutical). The Buyer forms an integral part of the Supply Chain ensuring that products are procured and delivered in a timely manner. Daily tasks are related to purchasing, inventory management, and vendor management. A successful candidate will support the planning, scheduling, procurement of materials and services from vendors. Additional specialized account management duties will be assigned as needed.


  • Work with vendors to procure desired products as required by schedules and demand
  • Support the implementation of new products and the maintenance of existing products through the WMS
  • Use of forecasting and analysis of purchasing and sales trends to support inventory levels
  • Forge and maintain relationships with suppliers and manufacturers
  • Monitor stock levels and plan to buy within budget
  • Perform ongoing research into variety of purchasing-related areas
  • Assist in the development, implementation, and reporting of product related strategies, specifications, profitability analyses
  • Work cross functionally with warehouse, customer service, sales, finance, and other areas as necessary


  • Highly organized and sharp attention to detail; ability to organize processes, data, and documents
  • Ability to set and meet goals and deadlines, sense of urgency to complete tasks
  • Strong computer proficiency: Microsoft office suite
  • Excellent customer service skills: ability to anticipate customer needs
  • Flexibility, creativity, and ability to work in a dynamic environment
  • Ability to initiate own work schedule; can work under little supervision
  • Pass a drug and background check


  • Associates Degree or related work experience
  • 2 – 3 years’ experience; in the pharmaceutical industry preferred

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $52,000.00 - $72,000.00 per year


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • No nights

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Columbus, OH 43212: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)


  • Procurement: 1 year (Required)
  • Purchasing: 1 year (Required)

Work Location: One location