PURCHASER

PNP Pharmaceuticals is seeking a Purchaser to join our Purchasing & Logistics team.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Generate, enter, and track purchase orders for all materials
  • Manage and monitor the flow of incoming materials to meet or improve shipping and production schedules
  • Source and negotiate purchase materials from vendors and suppliers
  • Track documentation requests from suppliers and obtain follow-up documents if necessary
  • Establish logistics of delivery schedules, monitor progress and contact suppliers to resolve problems
  • Analyze spreadsheets and provide recommendations for process improvements
  • Maintain and update operating system software, worksheets, lists and databases
  • Develop and sustain effective long-term supplier relationships
  • Suggest process improvements when identified
  • Conduct year-end inventory counts (December and January are vacation blackout periods)
  • Other duties as required by Purchasing Manager

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Post-secondary degree in purchasing management/administration
  • Practical experience in area of responsibility required
  • Experience in food / pharmaceutical / nutraceutical industry preferred
  • Trained in Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP)
  • Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Word required
  • Computer skills
  • Proficiency in MS Office
  • Strong analytical and decision making skills
  • Excellent math skills
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Well-organized and ability to multi-task
  • Team-player, with the ability to work independently

PNP Pharmaceuticals offers a competitive salary, benefits, growth opportunities, company sponsored events, and a safe and inclusive workplace.

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity with us, please apply directly to careers@pnppharma.com. We thank all applicants in advance for your interest; however, only those shortlisted for an interview will be contacted.