What Purchasing contributes to Cardinal HealthPurchasing is responsible for managing supplier relations at a tactical level, negotiate product cost, and utilizing terms and conditions, working with internal customers to reduce product cost, improve the supply chain and evaluate supplier performance, and executing purchase orders and manages material inventory.
QualificationsBachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain Management, Business Management, Accounting & Finance, Economics or EngineeringAt least 10 years of relevant working experience in Procurement Operations -
Source to Pay and / or Procure to Pay, in a multi-national Shared Services, BPO or Manufacturing settingAdvance system application knowledge in SAP Ariba, SAP HANA, SAP by DesignDemonstrate expertise in end-
to-end Source to pay process including but not limited to Sourcing, Contracts and Vendor ManagementExcellent problem-solving skills and effective working relationships with internal and external stakeholdersKey ResponsibilitiesDemonstrate strong end to end understanding of Source to Pay processExtensive Contract negotiations skills and / or overall contract managementPerform overall Sourcing activities associated to Supplier, Material and ServicesPossess excellent Negotiation skills on matters related to cost, delivery lead-
time, payment terms, warranty, service level agreement and contractsDesign, enhance and implement standard reporting requirements for stakeholders such as special project or documentation, and on time reporting of output / deliverablesMaintain reporting dashboard, metrics and KPI’s to analyze data and surface any issues or make recommendations for sustainable developmentEffective and accurate processing and management of Purchase Orders, Goods Receiving and PaymentsProactive in assisting internal and external stakeholders for acquisition of goods and services focusing on potential cost reduction and quality serviceProviding support to end user on matters related to PR creation, PO issuance and payment issues, ensuring Service Level Agreement complianceWhat is expected of you and others at this levelApplies working knowledge in the application of concepts, principles, and technical capabilities to perform varied tasksWorks on projects of moderate scope and complexityIdentifies possible solutions to a variety of technical problems and takes actions to resolveApplies judgment within defined parametersReceives general guidance may receive more detailed instruction on new projectsWork reviewed for sound reasoning and accuracyCardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.