BaltimoreRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Baltimore jobs

Procurement Specialist I

Company: The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Location: Baltimore
Posted on: September 14, 2019

Job Description:

Procurement Specialist I Requisition #: 188965
Location: Johns Hopkins Hospital/Johns Hopkins Health System, Baltimore, MD 21201
Category: Non-Clinical Professional
Work Shift: Day Shift
Work Week: Full Time (40 hours)
Weekend Work Required: No
Date Posted: Sept. 10, 2019

Thank you for your interest in Johns Hopkins Health System Supply Chain. Supply Chain is embarking on an exciting journey to become a leader in the industry. We have re-set our vision in order to provide even better care for our patients and are looking to hire the best people to enable this. We want to challenge you to think boldly, strategically and to not be constrained by the way things have always been done. Please join us on our journey to building the supply chain of the future.
Position Summary :
Reports into the Procurement Operations Management of the Supply Chain Sourcing team at Johns Hopkins Health System (JHHS). Working as part of a larger team at the corporate level, the position assists in the purchasing of commodity products, chemicals, and non-capital supplies. This includes activities such as daily order management, handling confirmations, replenishing inventories, notifying contract teams of changes to products and assisting in the resolution of pricing and product issues. The Procurement Specialist triggers troubleshooting and resolves errors that occur along the procurement process through identifying the correct stakeholders and seeing the solution thru to the successful procurement of the product/service. The Procurement Specialist also expedites, cancels/defers and ensures that purchase orders are aligned to support customer needs. He or she will serve as a liaison between the customer and suppliers, building and maintaining strong customer and vendor relationships. The procurement process should at all times be aligned with the vision for the future of Supply Chain, namely, sourcing the best quality products at the best price, treating customers with service orientation and focusing on supply chain excellence internally.
Competencies :

  • Education: AA degree or equivalent required. Bachelor's degree preferred
  • Knowledge: Requires a knowledge of procurement of commodity products, chemicals and non-capital supplies as well as cost/price structure. Requires knowledge of Supply Chain ERP Applications, (e.g. SAP). Requires knowledge of health care industry and supply chain.
  • Skills:
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and listening skills to building and maintain strong team, customer and vendor relationships
  • Able to troubleshoot various Supply Chain related problems by identifying the right stakeholder and seeing issues thru to resolution
  • Demonstrate the ability to multi-task, prioritize, and meet agreed upon deadlines
  • Demonstrate a high level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Quick learner and willingness to develop in the supply chain department of JHHS
  • Ability to identify and escalate risks when required
  • Required Licensure, Certification, Etc.: GHX Certification is required within 60 days of starting position (Order Center)
  • Work Experience Minimum of four years' experience in procurement in a health care environment and/or higher education institution. SAP experience highly desirable
  • Machines, Tools, Equipment: Microsoft office (especially Excel and Microsoft Word), benchmarking tools, and ERP applications

    Dimensions:

    A. Budget Responsibility:
    Not responsible for budget
    B. Authority/Decision Making Level:
    Makes decisions based on experience and data collection. Identify, choose, and balance between needs and alternatives
    C. Supervisory Responsibility:
    Does not supervise others
    Problem Solving:
    Responds to SAP user inquiries and researches and resolves problems in accordance with departmental procedures
    Information Management:

    Ability to use and manage information systems; preferably SAP and GHX
    Working Conditions:
    Typically work in an office environment
    Experience above and beyond the work experience requirement will be considered in lieu of degree on a 2 years of experience for 1 year of education basis

    Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, and or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.

    Company Description:

    Patients are the focus of everything we do at The Johns Hopkins Hospital. From our beginnings in 1889 to the opening of our most advanced patient facilities in 2012, our mission to advance patient care, education, and research, continues to change the course of modern medicine.

Keywords: The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore , Procurement Specialist I, Other , Baltimore, Maryland

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Other Jobs


TS/SCI Cleared Overnight Security Officer (Security Clearance required)
Description: Allied Universal Services is seeking a Department of Defense DoD Cleared Security OfficerOvernight-Shift: Friday-Tuesday 9:30pm-6am, 30/hr.The Cleared Security Officer will be responsible for the (more...)
Company: Allied Universal
Location: Chantilly
Posted on: 09/19/2019

Jr. Electrical Engineer (RADAR) with Security Clearance
Description: Description Centauri is a software and systems engineering company headquartered in Chantilly, VA with offices Nationwide. We are seeking a junior candidate to join our Radar Analysis team to support (more...)
Company: Centauri
Location: Chantilly
Posted on: 09/19/2019

Account Executive, Army
Description: Description: br WANTED: An experienced Business Development Executive br with demonstrated experience in the Army. br As the Army Account Executive you will: br Develop and take ownership of (more...)
Company: AMERICAN SYSTEMS
Location: Chantilly
Posted on: 09/19/2019


Program Planner and Coordinator (Security Clearance required)
Description: Business Group Highlights IntelligenceThe Intelligence group provides high-end systems engineering and integration products and services, data analytics and software development to national and military (more...)
Company: Perspecta
Location: Chantilly
Posted on: 09/19/2019

Senior Program Security Officer (Security Clearance required)
Description: Business Group Highlights IntelligenceThe Intelligence group provides high-end systems engineering and integration products and services, data analytics and software development to national and military (more...)
Company: Perspecta
Location: Chantilly
Posted on: 09/19/2019

Enterprise Integration Systems Engineer (Security Clearance required)
Description: Business Group Highlights IntelligenceThe Intelligence group provides high-end systems engineering and integration products and services, data analytics and software development to national and military (more...)
Company: Perspecta
Location: Chantilly
Posted on: 09/19/2019

Principal IT Project Integrator 3 - TS/SCI/Poly required (Security Clearance required)
Description: Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is currently seeking a Principal IT Project Integrator 3 with a TS/SCI and Polygraph Clearance. This position is located in Chantilly, Virginia.Roles and Responsibilities: (more...)
Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Chantilly
Posted on: 09/19/2019

IT Service Readiness Coordinator (RC) with Security Clearance
Description: Job Description The IT Service Readiness Coordinator will be a Subject Matter Expert SME responsible for conducting, coordinating and verifying project control gate milestones activities through the (more...)
Company: CACI
Location: Chantilly
Posted on: 09/19/2019

Senior Program Integrator (Security Clearance required)
Description: Business Group Highlights IntelligenceThe Intelligence group provides high-end systems engineering and integration products and services, data analytics and software development to national and military (more...)
Company: Perspecta
Location: Chantilly
Posted on: 09/19/2019

Targeter (Mid)Foreign Language SSO- ACTIVE POLY REQUIRED (Security Clearance required)
Description: At Northrop Grumman, our employees are driven by a purpose and mission to secure the world. We are searching for candidates who are passionate about advanced technology and equipment, but more so about (more...)
Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Chantilly
Posted on: 09/19/2019

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Maryland jobs by following @recnetMD on Twitter!

Baltimore RSS job feeds