Senior Buyer

  • Company:
    Grand River Hospital
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    3 months ago
  • Category:
    Business / Mgmt

Temporary full-time until approximately May 17, 20197.5 hour shiftsDays – Monday to Friday8:30 am to 4:30 pmProvide support to the Purchasing Department to include:• Coordinate capital equipment trials and evaluations, working with end users and suppliers;• Implement ongoing Medbuy product conversions;• Negotiate and implement purchasing contracts;• Work with supplier representatives and evaluate supplier performance;• Process requisitions, source product, obtain pricing for specialized commodity groupings;• Other duties and project work as assigned.• Contributes to ensuring there is a safe environment for patients, staff and visitors.Qualifications:• 1 – 3 years of purchasing experiences required, preferably in a hospital setting• Formal purchasing training at a college or university level is required• Experience in a health care environment and knowledge of medical/surgical products is preferred;• Experience in developing supply and service agreements;• Demonstrated knowledge and application of Broader Public Sector Procurement Directives;• Ability to work effectively with physicians, hospital staff and suppliers;• Strong analytical, interpersonal and communication skills;• Ability to work in a high pressure environment;• Good attendance record.