At Boston Children's Hospital, success is measured in patients treated, parents comforted and teams taught. It's in discoveries made, processes perfected, and technology advanced. In major medical breakthroughs and small acts of kindness. And in colleagues who have your back and patients who have your heart. As the teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, our reach is global and our impact is profound. Join our acclaimed Supply Chain organization and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.
This Buyer will be responsible for:
Establishing policies, procedures and guidelines, in negotiating the purchase of goods, support services and equipment for the hospital, obtaining most favorable cost consistent with accepted standards for quality, availability and service.
Researching competitive pricing, processing purchase orders and communicating with customers to ensure no operation within the organization is compromised.
To qualify, you must have:
The level of knowledge typically acquired through completion of two years of occupationally-specific education or an Associate's degree in Business or a related field and two (2) plus years of previous experience.
The analytical skills to resolve complex problems requiring the use of scientific, mathematical, or technical principles and in-depth, experienced-based cross-functional knowledge.
Excellent communication skills in order to effectively deal with conflicting views or issues and mediate fair solutions or well-developed writing skills.
Boston Children's Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including an affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, cell phone plan discounts and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.
Boston Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
Internal Number: 2871555
About Boston Children's Hospital
Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.