Pharmacy Procurement Coordinator

Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
Apr 12, 2017
Closes
May 04, 2017
Function
Other
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
AdvertisementGENERAL SUMMARY Assists the Senior Pharmacy Procurement coordinator in maintaining inventory levels of pharmaceuticals and related supplies for the Pharmacy Department. Under the direct supervision of pharmacy management, facilitates cost reduction opportunities through improved standardization, utilization, and price leveling strategies for the department. Identifies, coordinates, and documents costs savings and cost containment projects. MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS Education: Bachelor's degree in a relevant field is required. Prior Experience: Approximately one to two years of job related experience in purchasing and inventory activities including experience with basic computer principles. Knowledge of personal computer use. Preferred knowledge of contracts, lease agreements, capital expenditures, maintenance agreements with a preference for experience in Hospital/medical procurement. On-the-job Experience: Approximately six to twelve months to grain familiarity with the Hospital environment, department routines and procedures, and the full range of job duties. CERTIFICATION/REGISTRATION/LICENSURE No special certification, registration, or licensure is required.