Buyer, Indirect Procurement
TEVA Pharmaceuticals – North Wales, PA 19436
Overview: Position Summary :The primary responsibility for this position is to procure Indirect Materials and Services for both commercial and R&D requirements in support of Teva North America locations. Adhere to corporate policies governing purchasing, finance, GMP, SOX compliance and legal activities.Responsibilities:Deliver outstanding customer service to Teva North America sites through timely, & cost efficient conversion of purchase requisitions into Purchase Orders. Manage procure to pay activities – PO, receipt, invoice payment, PO closure.Resolve delivery, price, and backorder issues with suppliers.Update ERP master data and coordinate supplier documentation requests in managing ERP master data. Ensure accurate contact information, payment terms, shipment terms, order quantities and lead times (where applicable).Support Category Managers in implementing sourcing studies, facilitating compliance to preferred suppliers by defining terms and conditions of agreements, facilitating introductions to key supplier contacts, providing background and explanation of sourcing strategy, setup of supplier sites, addresses or payment/delivery terms.
Provide support in establishing Contract Agreements and Blanket Agreements in Oracle Purchasing module.Provide training and support to customers across the NA sites.Collaborate with Category Managers and Procurement Operations in recommending process improvements, system compliance, reporting needs, and professional development opportunities. Travel Requirements: Approximately 10% domesticQualifications: Position Requirements Education Required:BS Business or relevant discipline Experience Required:2+ years indirect procurement experience requiredOracle Purchasing module experience is requiredMicrosoft Office (Word & Excel) proficiency is requiredAbility to handle multiple tasks effectively and efficiently with minimal supervisionSound problem solving skillsDetailed, analytical and results oriented effectiveVerbal and written communication skillsExperience Preferred:Negotiation skills; ERP system expertise