Pharmacy Buyer - Pharmacy Department

Takoma Park, MD
Apr 11, 2018
Jun 22, 2018
Full Time
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Work Schedule

Day shift 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. with occasional weekend rotations required.


Supply chain experience or pharmacy experience specifically related to inventory control preferred.

Maintains appropriate medication inventory levels through regularly checking par levels. Manages return of medications to vendors.

Manages all medication recalls.

Coordinates and documents physical inventory at least annually.

Verifies invoices, manages contracts, manages all product changes and provides regular updates on backordered medication.

Organizes, updates and retains all vendor information as it relates to purchasing

Monitors all areas of 340B compliance, reconciles utilization records, performs regular audits and compliance assessments.

Reports to the Director of Pharmacy


340B purchasing experience preferred.

Hospital pharmacy experience required.

Pharmacy Technician License in Maryland required.

Business education preferred, minimum will be an Associate's degree

Good time management, organizational and problem solving skills with the ability to work independently, meet deadlines, and establish priorities.

Effective written and verbal communication skills are required.

Strong Microsoft Excel skills required for creating and presenting a variety of reports.

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Tobacco use is a well-recognized preventable cause of death in the United States and an important public health issue. In order to promote and maintain a healthy work environment, We will not hire applicants for employment who either state that they are nicotine users or who test positive for nicotine use.

We will withdraw offers of employment to applicants who test positive for Cotinine (nicotine). Those testing positive for cotinine are given the opportunity to re-apply in 90 days, if they can truthfully attest that they have not used any nicotine products in the past ninety (90) days and successfully pass follow-up testing.

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We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

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