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Develop and manage replenishment strategy for assigned laboratory departments or managed labs.
Job Accountabilities (Duties and Responsibilities)
Develops replenishment strategies for all assigned departments to establish proper inventory levels safety stock levels, replenishment frequency, minimize supply disruption risk and the coordinate product/items transitions.
Act as the primary focus point for assigned laboratory departments to address day-to-day operational supply needs
Interface with regularly with department directors/managers/supervisors to develop appropriate stocking parameters that balance inventory levels, in-bound freight costs supply disruption risk and laboratory validation and qualification testing cost
Assure daily replenishment orders are properly structured and released timely.
Coordinate physical inventory process maintaining corporate schedule for required counts for region/laboratory, including cycle counts as required to maintain database integrity and assure inventory accuracy
Develop reports to monitor supply costs and identify opportunities for supply cost improvement
Working with laboratory testing departments on monitoring and improving supply utilization levels
Responsible for management of inventory systems to assure proper configuration and timely updates of databases associated with item and facility changes
Monitor and manage open orders, backorders and Match Exceptions in conjunction with the Purchasing Operations Center (POC) and Corporate Materials Management and Category Managers to ensure material availability and timely receipt of supplies
Management of New Item Request (NIR) and New Vendor Request (NVR) process and item standardization policies as required
Daily Coordination with Lean replenishment team members to assure proper flow of supplies to laboratory floor
Perform other duties as required.
Minimum of four (4) years experience in Materials, Warehousing, Purchasing, Supply Chain Management, Operations or equivalent
Strong working knowledge of Supply Chain and Inventory Management principles
Able to work effectively in a team environment
Strong Communication skills
Problem Solving skills
Strong Analytical Skills
Proficient with Excel and able to manipulate complex data sets
Experience with ERP and Inventory Management Systems
Six Sigma/Continuous Improvement experience preferred
All requirements are subject to possible modifications to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. Quest Diagnostics is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Women / Minorities / Veterans / Disabled / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity or Citizenship.
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