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Guerbet is a leader in medical imaging worldwide, offering a wide range of pharmaceutical products, medical devices, digital and AI solutions for diagnostic and interventional imaging, to improve the diagnosis and treatment of patients.

A pioneer since more than 90 years in the field of contrast media, Guerbet is continuously innovating with 9% of revenue dedicated to Research & Development and four centers in France, Israel and the United States.

Guerbet (GBT) is listed on Euronext Paris (segment B – mid caps) and generated €817 million in revenue in 2019 with a global workforce of over 2,800 employees.

Achieve, Cooperate, Care and Innovate are the values that Guerbet's employees share and practice every day. Working at Guerbet means playing a unique part in the future of medical imaging. Passionate about its business, the company strive day in, day out to combine performance, quality and sustainable development.

For more information about Guerbet, please go to www.guerbet.com  and follow Guerbet on Twitter @GuerbetGroup

 

Purchasing Buyer

Under the direction of the Site Procurement Manager, the Purchasing Buyer is responsible for planning and procurement of assigned materials and coordination of assigned programs.

Position Responsibilities

  • Manages the components and other raw materials procurement activities to include MRP review, requisition and PO generation and follow-up to support Production requirements
  • Negotiates with suppliers to optimize price, quality, quantity, delivery etc.
  • Management of A/P queue and resolution of invoice issues
  • Leads the selection and qualification of suppliers in conjunction with Engineering, R&D and Quality
  • Coordinates the timely resolution of rejected material, returns, and recovery charges with suppliers
  • Responsible for the generation and maintenance of purchasing documentation to support internal and external audit requirements
  • Directs and coordinates purchasing activities in support of the introduction of new products and the execution of engineering changes
  • Work closely with Quality in Supplier Management activities to improve the quality and performance from suppliers
  • Assures professional and ethical dealings with external suppliers
  • Perform other duties and special assignments as assigned

Position Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Technical field preferred
  • Ability to maintain multiple computerized material management systems; experience with SAP, BPCS, JDE and Agile preferred
  • Experience with MS Word, PowerPoint, and Excel, with ability to analyze and present spend, production, and supplier data
  • Ability to understand and work through A/P issues
  • Minimum of 5 years purchasing management experience or equivalent
  • Strong leadership and negotiation skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge of medical device industry and FDA and ISO procedures and requirements preferred
  • APICS certification preferred

Why Guerbet?

Guerbet is a French based company with a Global reach. Our products and services are made available in more than 80 countries through our affiliates and network of distributors. We offer competitive benefits including but not limited to; 

  • Exempt-employee benefits start on start date, non-exempt benefits start a month after hire 
  • Competitive 4% 401K match + 2% profit sharing contribution
  • Tuition reimbursement program for ongoing education 
  • 4 weeks of PTO 
  • Opportunity to collaborate with colleagues around the world!