Buyer/Planner

Berkeley, CA | Contract

Post Date: 06/22/2017 Job ID: 11412 Industry: Clinical & Scientific
Bayside Solutions is seeking a Buyer/Planner to be part of our Client’ s team in East Bay. This is an opportunity to work with a local Biotechnology company focused on using the immune system to develop innovative products to fight cancer.   A career with our Client can provide you with an a chance to work with encouraging and fulfilling work environment, committed to satisfying the evolving needs of the biotechnology industry by using a broad range of innovative therapeutic antibodies and vaccines.   Our Company Bio:  Bayside Solutions was founded in 2001, Bayside was recognized as one of the fastest growing professional staffing companies in Northern California. The numbers tell the story: We have close to a 100% client retention rate, 700% growth in four plus years and over 95% repeat business. Our dedication to building partnership relationships with both our clients and our recruits is the key to our phenomenal success.

You can find additional information on our company website at www.baysidesolutions.com.   Job Benefits:
  • An opportunity to join a company focused on the development and delivery of novel, targeted drugs for treating a variety of therapeutic areas.
  • Work for a company that is local to the bay area, in the beautiful South San Francisco area.
  • Competitive compensation commensurate with experience.
  • This position is eligible for medical, vision, dental benefits, paid sick time, and 401K.
Summary of Responsibilities:
  • Work collaboratively with key line of business partners to develop bill of materials, long range material demand plans and use, gather intelligence to work with suppliers to secure production reservations assure that reliable sources of supply are maintained.
  • Follow up with Key stakeholders to assure that requisitions are submitted with adequate lead time for delivery; purchase orders are placed in a timely fashion and follow up with suppliers on materials through the delivery.
  • Source and negotiate price for materials and supplies, facilitate new vendor/ suppliers set up and manage vendor/suppliers in Oracle.
  • Utilize specific material knowledge and expertise to facilitate or support problem solving between Suppliers and company.
  • Develop and implement problem solving strategies to ensure minimal impact to company. Additional duties and projects as assigned.
  • Facilitate active coordination and communication with clients and partners to understand internal business needs, identify new opportunities to improve overall effectiveness and deliver excellent service clients.
  Required Qualifications:
  • Have an associate degree (or professional training) in Supply Chain.
  • 3 - 6 years of equivalent experience in pharmaceutical supply chain Planning and sourcing of materials.
  • Must have APICS or ISM Certification in Supply Chain.
  • Experience working with Oracle enterprise software and an understanding of Oracle standard work process.
  • Experience planning, scheduling and purchasing overall Supply Chain and manufacturing activities.
  • Must be able to engage client at the director level.
  • Must be self-driven, organized and be able to work in a fast paced team environment.
  • Proven written and verbal communication skills.
  • Experienced with MS Office (Fluent in the uses of Excel, Word, PowerPoint).

Brierly Lindberg

Have you ever been submitted by a recruiter, and never given any feedback? Here at Bayside Solutions, we hold ourselves to a higher standard than the average staffing agency. A tool is only as useful as the hand that wields it, just as I am only as useful as the candidates I associate with. My success is a byproduct of solid teamwork and transparency to ensure I put my contractors in the best possible position to succeed. With that in mind, I would enjoy the opportunity to learn more about you and start our relationship-based recruiting on a great note.

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