Quality Procurement Officer

Full Time
$80,000 + 11.5% super
July 4th, 2024
Braeside, Victoria, Australia
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About the company/role:
  • Our client is a well-recognised pharmaceutical organisation with a strong presence in the Australian market.
  • They are seeking to appoint a Procurement Officer to join their team on a permanent full-time basis.
  • Company located in the Southeastern suburbs of Melbourne
  • Monday – Friday, standard working hours
This is a great opportunityy for someone who works in a lab and has been responsible for stocktake/ordering of lab consumables who wants to make a career change!


Reporting to the Analytical & Stability Manager, you will mainly be responsible for purchasing laboratory consumable and items in a timely manner. Your main responsibilities may include:
  • Ordering of laboratory consumables using SAP software
  • Reviewing laboratory stock levels
  • Receiving of laboratory orders
  • Liaising and communicating with equipment suppliers (e.g. following up on orders, negotiating prices/contracts)
  • Ensuring expenditure of consumables is in line with budget requirements
  • Reviewing laboratory systems to ensure the most efficient processes are in place
  • Completing administrative duties
About you:
  • Tertiary qualification in a Scientific related discipline would be highly regarded, but supply chain/purchasing experience also considered in lieu of this
  • Experience using an ERP system (e.g. SAP)
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to use initiative
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Experience working in a laboratory environment, preferably pharmaceuticals or a GMP manufacturing environment (highly regarded)

If you think this could be the role for you then please apply now! Please send us a cover letter AND a detailed resume in WORD format (PDFs can be corrupted / not processed).  Or, if you have any questions, please contact Sarah or Deborah on 03 9040 1630.

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