Procurement Associate needed in McPherson, KS
Location:
McPherson , Kansas
Posted:
November 25, 2017
Reference:
USA_390216
Manpower has an exceptional opportunity for a Procurement Associate for a local cutting edge pharmaceutical company in McPherson, KS with a great starting pay rate. We are seeking candidates that have graduated with a Business Administration degree along with 1 to 2 years of experience in Procurement.

Day shift hours
Full time
Temporary for the minimum of 6 months to 1 year with possibility of permanent placement for the right candidate
Pay is $30-40 per hour, depending on experience and education
Great department to work for!

What is in it for you?
* Great pay!
* Exceptional local pharmaceutical company with room to grow
* Foot in the door for possible permanent placement or to gain additional procurement experience
* Opportunity to gain additional knowledge with free online college courses to keep skill sup to date.

What is the job?
* Managing the procurement process for Indirect & Direct Materials for Raw, Packaging & API's for the McPherson Site
* Executes procurement related cost improvement / cost avoidance opportunities via negotiating and managing of supply contracts within the company's approved supplier base
* Responsible to support sites materials planning function in ascertaining component availability to execute production plans
* Maintains influence over supplier base to implement new method, materials and/or technology to improve competitive and quality position
* Assures compliance of corporate and local policies and procedures and compliance with GMP, EHS and SOX
* Provides operational support including data analysis and reporting, market intelligence gathering, and project tracking
* Acts as a liaison with Category Strategy Managers (CSM) to support the execution of Market/Site

What you bring to the job:
* Bachelor's degree in Business, Supply Chain/Procurement, Engineering, or related field required
* 1-2 years of work experience in Procurement or Finance discipline preferred, ideally within a large multi-national company
* Cross-site, cross-functional project skills and experience strongly preferred
* Computer literate knowledge of: Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Cognos - Management Information Delivery System (MinDs) and Materials Requirement Planning (MRP) and Inventory Control system: i.e. SAP
* Advanced technical knowledge of Excel worksheet functionalities; able to create/develop excel reports utilizing pivot tables and functions
* Developing understanding of the end to end Procurement process including experience of Strategic Sourcing & Supplier Management

Apply today for the next step in your Procurement Career with Manpower! Please share with any family or friends that might be interested as well.

Manpower USA

Posted November 14, 2017
Procurement Associate needed in McPherson, KS
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Industry
Pharmaceuticals

Advert ID
USA_390216

Location
McPherson

Job Type
Permanent

Hours
Full-Time

Salary Range
USD30.00-40.00/hr

No. of Openings
1

Branch Information
Hutchinson, KS - (USA) 335 N Washington Suite 160 KS Hutchinson , KS - 67501 Phone : 620-665-5213

ContactNumber
620-665-5213

Job Description
Manpower has an exceptional opportunity for a Procurement Associate for a local cutting edge pharmaceutical company in McPherson, KS with a great starting pay rate. We are seeking candidates that have graduated with a Business Administration degree along with 1 to 2 years of experience in Procurement.

Day shift hours
Full time
Temporary for the minimum of 6 months to 1 year with possibility of permanent placement for the right candidate
Pay is $30-40 per hour, depending on experience and education
Great department to work for!

What is in it for you?
* Great pay!
* Exceptional local pharmaceutical company with room to grow
* Foot in the door for possible permanent placement or to gain additional procurement experience
* Opportunity to gain additional knowledge with free online college courses to keep skill sup to date.

What is the job?
* Managing the procurement process for Indirect & Direct Materials for Raw, Packaging & API's for the McPherson Site
* Executes procurement related cost improvement / cost avoidance opportunities via negotiating and managing of supply contracts within the company's approved supplier base
* Responsible to support sites materials planning function in ascertaining component availability to execute production plans
* Maintains influence over supplier base to implement new method, materials and/or technology to improve competitive and quality position
* Assures compliance of corporate and local policies and procedures and compliance with GMP, EHS and SOX
* Provides operational support including data analysis and reporting, market intelligence gathering, and project tracking
* Acts as a liaison with Category Strategy Managers (CSM) to support the execution of Market/Site

What you bring to the job:
* Bachelor's degree in Business, Supply Chain/Procurement, Engineering, or related field required
* 1-2 years of work experience in Procurement or Finance discipline preferred, ideally within a large multi-national company
* Cross-site, cross-functional project skills and experience strongly preferred
* Computer literate knowledge of: Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Cognos - Management Information Delivery System (MinDs) and Materials Requirement Planning (MRP) and Inventory Control system: i.e. SAP
* Advanced technical knowledge of Excel worksheet functionalities; able to create/develop excel reports utilizing pivot tables and functions
* Developing understanding of the end to end Procurement process including experience of Strategic Sourcing & Supplier Management

Apply today for the next step in your Procurement Career with Manpower! Please share with any family or friends that might be interested as well.


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