Procurement Specialist II

EMD Millipore Rocklin , CA 95765

Posted 3 weeks ago

Your Role: The Procurement Specialist II is responsible for raw material planning and purchasing as required, utilizing the current ERP system to support supply chain activities. The PSII has strong negotiation and sourcing experience and will effectively collaborate with suppliers and internal customers to ensure business success.

Job Responsibilities

The Procurement Specialist II:

  • Uses best practices and knowledge of internal and/or external business issues to improve products

  • Uses specialist knowledge, analytical skills, judgment, and broad conceptual and practical experience to solve complex problems and to contribute to process improvements

  • Understands how the different teams jointly achieve the objectives of the area and uses knowledge of the organization, processes, customers and key business drivers to increase effectiveness

  • Works with substantial discretion within broad guidelines

  • Manages own workload

  • May lead small projects with limited risks and resource requirements

  • Uses sound interpersonal skills to advance discussions and build consensus across the business primarily regarding own technical area or discipline

  • Performs Request for Quote, Request for Information, and Request for Proposal as assigned

  • Processes product change system forms for changes to materials

  • Reviews and qualifies new suppliers according to standard operating procedures

  • Reviews, discusses, and works closely with higher level material Planners and Master Schedulers to resolve all issues

  • Represents Manager in site activities and meetings as assigned

  • Completes Special Projects as assigned

  • Performs other duties as assigned

Who You Are

Minimum Qualifications:

  • B.A. in Supply Chain discipline or equivalent work experience
  • 5+ years of purchasing experience with knowledge of current purchasing principles, methods, and techniques along with negotiation and sourcing experience
  • 3+ years experience in raw material planning (MRP)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experienced with and knowledge of Materials Requirements Planning and planning practices

  • Biochemical or Biotechnical experience strongly preferred

  • Working knowledge of SAP strongly preferred

  • APICS/ISM Certification

Job Requisition ID: 180724

Location: Rocklin

Career Level: C - Professional (1-3 years)

Working time model: full-time

Job Segment: Biotech, Biochemistry, ERP, SAP, RFP, Science, Technology, Sales


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Procurement Specialist II

EMD Millipore