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Chemical Buyer

Company: Polysciences, Inc.
Location: Warrington
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:

Job DetailsJob Location Poly- Warrington, PA - Warrington, PAEducation Level 4 Year DegreeTravel Percentage NoneDescriptionAt Polysciences, Inc., we take chemistry beyond the ordinary. We produce and sell specialty chemicals for several industries including pharmaceuticals, academic research and personal care. We need driven, detail-oriented team players to support our growing operations and customer base and identify further opportunities for growth. This position has responsibility for purchasing and sourcing a wide variety of goods and services in accordance with best practices to ensure Polysciences has the resources needed to meet business goals. The buyer is responsible for providing excellent customer service to internal and external stakeholders. Responsibilities: Provide procurement and sourcing support to internal customers to aid in achievement of Polysciences annual financial goals Maintain costs or negotiate savings while supporting company-wide stocking initiatives Review past purchases and identify opportunities for 3-5% savings through order consolidation and price negotiations Work with selected areas to identify opportunities for 3-5% additional savings through order consolidation, price negotiation, or other opportunities identified Place orders for various departments across Polysciences with approved vendors within 24 hours of requisition receipt Hold vendors accountable to ensure > 95% of orders are delivered on-time in full, based on agreed to lead times to ensure customer requirements are met. Education & Skills Required: BS; chemical knowledge preferred Proficient with computer programs (ex. Microsoft Office). ERP experience preferred. Purchasing system understanding and relationship of inter-departmental co-ordination. Time management Data analysis for decision making Detail oriented Sourcing knowledge skills preferred, not required We've got great employees who work hard but like to have a bit of fun. We don't have the bureaucracy, acronyms, corporate speak, etc. like mega corporations, and we like it that way. We are serious about business and enthusiastic about our work environment! We offer benefits that can compete with large companies. We offer affordable benefits so you can afford the appointment and the cure! We have four healthcare plans; a comprehensive dental plan that includes orthodontia; a flexible spending account; basic and supplemental life insurance plans; short-term and long-term disability; a 401(k) with a healthy employer match; an Employee Assistance Program; auto and homeowners discounted plans; long-term care insurance at group rates; college savings plan; paid time off; a credit union; discounted tickets to the areas activities (including Broadway shows) and half off our bath and body products. Must have legal authorization to work in the US and will not require sponsorship. Candidates will be required to show proof of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 upon commencing employment. Reasonable accommodations will be considered on a case-by-case basis for exemptions to this requirement in accordance with applicable law. PM21PI159473170

Keywords: Polysciences, Inc., Philadelphia , Chemical Buyer, Other , Warrington, Pennsylvania

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