Supply Chain Purchasing Specialist

  • Company: Johnson & Johnson
  • Posted: December 15, 2016
  • Reference ID: 7917160914-en-us

Johnson & Johnson’s Cardiovascular & Specialty Solutions (CSS) Group within Medical Devices is recruiting for a Supply Chain Purchasing Specialist for Coherex to be located in Salt Lake City, UT.  

A recent acquisition within The CSS Group is Coherex Medical, a company focused on the development of a unique device for the treatment of patients diagnosed with atrial fibrillation and at risk for stroke.  The CSS Group serves a diverse base of customers in Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT), Infection Prevention, Electrophysiology, Surgical and Non-Surgical Aesthetics, Sedation and Reprocessing all headquartered in our talent hub in Irvine, CA. 

The Supply Chain Purchasing Specialist will be responsible for:
Directing all processes in the Purchasing & Supplier Management system including Purchasing, Inventory Control, and Production Planning
Creating and maintain good supplier relationships
Ensuring that quality standards are met in all Purchasing and Supplier Management activities
Directing the process of purchasing fixed assets, supplies and services to be used in the design, development, and manufacturing of Coherex Medical products.
Providing help for all departments in purchasing needed supplies and services, including assisting with Purchase Orders (PO) and requisitions. 
Providing information needed for the Approved Supplier list
Developing and maintaining trending and tracking data relating to purchasing, inventory and quality systems.

A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree is required 
Knowledge and understanding of the medical device industry is required
Minimum of two (2) years of experience in purchasing or related supply chain discipline is required 
Knowledge of operations, purchasing and supply chain systems is required
Knowledge of FDA and ISO standards for medical devices is preferred
Understanding and experience using ERP systems is required 
Highly proficient in MS Excel with ability to create V-lookups and pivot tables is preferred

Primary Location
United States-Utah-Salt Lake City
Coherex Medical, Inc. (6226)
Job Function
Production Planning

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