Monday , March 27 2023

Abbott Vacancies For Senior Specialist Procurement

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Job Description

The Senior Specialist is responsible for the purchasing and supply management activities for the Primary and Secondary Packaging components which may include the following: Compression and Injection Molding. Provide superior levels of customer service and satisfaction while adhering to a strict standard of business ethics and integrity. The Senior Procurement Specialist has delegated authority to commit company funds.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Manage supply risks and ensure supply continuity.
  • Support Operations issues and invoice error resolution.
  • Activities include sourcing, evaluating, and selecting suppliers, negotiating supply agreements, and monitoring the quality and timeliness of materials.
  • Drive value and lead savings outcomes.
  • Collaborate with other functional areas in Division and Plant roles (Manufacturing, Packaging Engineering, Research and Development, Quality,
  • Product Stewardship Group, Regulatory, Legal, Planning, Project Management, and Commercial)
  • Manage highly complex and specialized projects.
  • Creates analytical tools for tracking of supply and pricing data.
  • Manage cost models and pricing updates.
  • Manage contracts – up to $1,000,000.
  • Recommend process improvements to streamline for efficiencies.
  • Responsible for purchasing the Primary and Secondary Packaging components, supporting multiple plants of the business unit.

Job Requirements:

  • 4+ years of Procurement and/or deep Category Management experience. Some functional experience.
  • Ability to develop actionable implementations plans.
  • Excellent analytical skills and ability to utilize advanced MS Excel skills or other tools for reporting and trending.
  • Excellent program/project management skills.
  • Able to deal with ambiguity and adapt to change.
  • Bachelor’s degree: Engineering, Science, Business, or Financial Degrees.
  • Relevant business process knowledge, as related to Procurement and Category Management.
  • Good understanding of capacity and demand planning principles.

Job Details

Company: Abbott

Vacancy Type: Full-time

Job Functions: Information Technology

Job Location:  Columbus, OH, US

Application Deadline: N/A