PeaceHealth, Vancouver Washington is hiring a Buyer Lead!
The Buyer Lead will coordinate the day-to-day functions for supply purchasing; assists with ensuring that departmental goals are achieved, timelines met and service excellence provided in all aspects of work. In this role you will be considered the subject matter expert.
Assigns work; plans and manages priorities, provides technical assistance, oversees staff schedules, monitors quality of work, monitors team projects, mentors staff, provides constructive feedback, oversees staff training, ensures quality improvement, provides leadership feedback on staff performance, and assists with goal setting for the team.
Ensures orders for supplies, equipment and services are placed and expedited as needed orders.
Assists departments through purchasing processes.
Partners with Contracting and Value Analysis on the maintenance of product standards and formularies by product type.
Monitors PeaceHealth contracts, selects preferred vendors and coordinates paperwork to assure timely payment of invoices. Resolves pricing discrepancies as they arise.
Coordinates product recalls, addresses product safety concerns and maintains documentation to meet FDA requirements.
Associates degree in Purchasing management or a business related field is preferred.
One year, buying/purchasing related experience in a medical setting required.
Lawson Supply Chain experience is preferred.
Project management experience preferred.
Apply online to: jobs.peacehealth.org and search Job ID #156494. Questions to Gstrauss@peacehealth.org (this email does not accept applications or resumes)
Thank you for your interest!
PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, Wash., is a not-for-profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 900 providers and 10 medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest.
PeaceHealth is an EEO Affirmative Action Race/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Veteran/Disability Employer.
PeaceHealth Physicians are as diverse as the communities they serve, but have the following in common:Dedication to carrying on the healing mission of Jesus Christ by promoting personal and community health, relieving pain and suffering and treating each person in a loving and caring way.A shared vision of every patient receiving exceptional, compassionate evidence-based care, every time, every touch.