Are you a current Elekta employee? Please click here to apply through our internal career site Find Jobs - Elekta. Want to join a team with a mission to improve and save lives? We continually look for motivated and skilled individuals who are interested in supporting our customers healthcare professionals who use our products to help patients and their communities. We currently have the following opportunity available - please contact us for more details! Job Summary The Buyer - Project Services is responsible for driving Value in assigned commodities, related to the companys Products and Operations. The Buyer Project Services will assist with transforming the group from an Administrative focus to Procurement and Supply Chain driven operation by developing improvements both short-term and long-term strategies and methods. Utilizing their skills and knowledge, the Project Buyer will be responsible for increasing Value in assigned commodities, related to Elekta Products and Operations. Additionally, the selected candidate will work with Department Head and Key Stakeholders building relationships to increase the groups involvement in Strategic and Tactical projects, while helping implement the needed changes to Focus on what Matters. Responsibilities * Source & select suppliers, manages competitive bids, negotiates purchase terms and conditions favorable to Company and awards business through issuance of Purchase Order in accordance with established policy; * Develop and execute a Category Strategy and tactics to achieve team goals; Drive the Category Strategy including Sourcing, Inventory Management that is grounded in fact-based decision-making; * Participate in bid preparation, evaluations, reviews, negotiations, & dispute resolution; * Review and understand existing contract terms and conditions that affect purchases. Monitor provider performance, ensuring ongoing compliance within the defined business relationship; * Collaborate cross-functionally to drive business objectives; * Evaluate supplier performance and supplier compliance with established specifications and/or delivery, and promote continuous supplier improvement; * Develop a thorough knowledge of assigned commodities/services and respective suppliers; * Resolve invoice and receipt issues; * Draft and Negotiate supplier agreements as instructed; * Assist internal customer in use of Purchasing application; * Processes orders from approved requisitions. Activities include: order placement, order confirmation, product substitutions, and monitoring past due shipments, returns, and change orders; * Assist in the development and administration of supplier reporting Quality metrics; * Setup & Maintain items, suppliers, and key terms in the EBS system. * Work with Accounts Payable to facilitate invoice payment; and with internal finance and accounts payable groups to ensure applicable financial and reporting standards are followed. Qualifications * Equivalent of at least 7-9 years Support Services Sourcing experience in a Construction/Logisitics and Services environment with a Product related commodities focus. * Self-Starter and Operate Independently * Must be able be understand and articulate Direct versus Indirect commodities * Demonstrate an a deep understanding of Purchasing Contracts * Strong verbal and written communication skills. * Indepth knowledge of ERP Systems, Medius, preferred * Advanced skill level with MicroSoft Office, particularly Excel and Power Point. * Bachelors Degree preferred * C.P.M./CPSM is preferred * Medical Industry Knowledge, helpful EEO Statement We are an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic.
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Elekta is an international medical-technology Group, providing advanced clinical solutions, comprehensive information systems and services for improved cancer care and management of brain disorders. Elekta's systems and solutions are used at over 4,500 hospitals around the world to treat cancer with radiation therapy, to diagnose and treat brain disorders as well as to run efficient and effective clinical practices. Elekta is the world leader in image guided and stereotactic clinical solutions for radiosurgery and radiation therapy, giving radiation oncologists and neurosurgeons an unmatched capability to aggressively treat tumors and functional targets with ultra-high precision while sparing healthy tissue.