GMP Buyer

Cambridge, MA, United States
Aug 21, 2018
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
GMP Buyer

Ipsen Bioscience, Inc.

Job Description:

  • Be primary supplier facing role at the Ipsen Cambridge Manufacturing site with regular communications regarding delivery of current Purchase Orders (PO), placement of new PO, resolution of issues, and managing supplier related change controls, etc.
  • Issue Purchase Orders to suppliers, monitor delivery status and compliance with Ipsen requirements.
  • Work with Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Warehouse and Logistics, Quality Assurance and Quality Control teams to ensure direct material availability to support manufacturing schedule.
Skills & Requirements

Education/Professional Certifications:
  • BA/BS in Engineering, Business or related field

Technical Experience:
  • Minimum 5 years purchasing experience with proven operational purchasing skills in a regulated environment, biotech or pharmaceutical is preferred.
  • SAP Experience
  • Ability to develop accurate and timely reports, presentations and metrics
  • MS Office skills (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

Additional Qualifications:
  • Ability to occasionally required to travel in the US or overseas
  • Strong attention to detail as well as the ability to establish priorities, work independently, and proceed with objectives with minimal supervision
  • Excellent planning and project management skills to consistently meet deadlines
  • Well organized and self-motivated, able to implement larger initiatives
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Passion for fighting Cancer

The statements contained herein reflect general details as necessary to describe the principles functions for this job, the level of knowledge and skill typically required, and the scope of responsibility, but should not be considered an all-inclusive listing of work requirements. Individuals may perform other duties as assigned, including work in other functional areas to cover absences or relief, to equalize peak work periods or otherwise balance workload.

Ipsen Bioscience, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote without regard to race, religion, creed, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, sexual identity, marital status, military or veteran status, disability, genetic information, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Ipsen Bioscience, Inc. conducts background screening, reference checks, and drug testing as part of its pre-employment screening process. This description is not intended to be constructed as an exhaustive list of duties, responsibilities, or requirements for the position. This position may change or assume additional duties at any time. The employee may be requested to perform different or additional duties as assigned.

All Employees are expected to adhere to all company policies and act as a role model for company values.

IPSEN is an equal opportunity employer that strictly prohibits unlawful discrimination. We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote without regard to an individual's race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin/ancestry, age, mental/physical disability, medical condition, marital status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.