We'll put you in the driver's seat on vital projects that have strategic importance to our mission of helping people lead healthier lives. Yes, we share a mission that inspires. We need your organizational talents and business discipline to help fuel ours. It's the opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm) Primary Responsibilities:Purchase pharmaceuticals, medical consumables and equipment from approved suppliers Raise Purchase Orders to suppliers using Access Dimensions in line with daily order requirements Manage orders in progress to ensure on time delivery from suppliers Investigate and resolve product queries with suppliers Responsible for proactively managing and maintaining current Supplier Communications, conduct supplier performance reviews and price reviews to ensure quality and cost effectiveness Responsible for managing the Order Management System, updating product dispatch information (product delays, manufacturing issues, Estimated Date of Dispatch) and updating the Customer Service and Project teams Update product catalogue descriptions and product information as and when required Process product recalls that are received from MHRA and manufacturers Provide assistance and support to the Purchasing and Supply department
Required Qualifications:Significant experience in a purchasing rolePreferred Qualifications:Medical, healthcare or medical supplies procurement experienceCareers with UnitedHealthcare. Let's talk about opportunity. Start with a Fortune 6 organization that's serving more than 85 million people already and building the industry's singular reputation for bold ideas and impeccable execution. Now, add your energy, your passion for excellence, your near-obsession with driving change for the better. Get the picture? UnitedHealthcare is serving employers and individuals, states and communities, military families and veterans where ever they're found across the globe. We bring them the resources of an industry leader and a commitment to improve their lives that's second to none. This is no small opportunity. It's where you can do your life's best work.(sm)Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. Job Keywords: Purchasing Administrator, Procurement, Medical, Healthcare, Mitcheldean, Gloucestershire, UK, United Kingdom
Our mission is to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone.- We seek to enhance the performance of the health system and improve the overall health and well-being of the people we serve and their communities. - We work with health care professionals and other key partners to expand access to quality health care so people get the care they need... at an affordable price. - We support the physician/patient relationship and empower people with the information, guidance and tools they need to make personal health choices and decisions.