Abbott Buyer in Caguas, Puerto Rico

At Abbott, we're committed to helping people live their best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 99,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

This is a pipeline requisition. Position Summary ‚Äč

  • Assures on time delivery of all material and/or supply required for the manufacturing and operations of St. Jude Medical PR LLC to ensure that production supply lines and operations are uninterrupted. Keep data for Supplier Quality records accurate and in compliance with current SJM Policies and Procedures.

Essential Functions

  • Assures material and supply availability to support manufacturing plan. Performs the Inventory Requirement Analysis and ensure purchase orders due dates are maintained by monitoring vendor performance for assigned product line or items.

  • Maintain a Vendor Master File and item master file with PO and quotes.

  • Responsible for update, maintain and audit the Supplier Quality records owned by Supply Chain and execute and maintain requirements and forms for Supplier Evaluation programs.

  • Generate, distribute and maintain reports needed for the Supply Chain team to effectively monitor the key metrics of the team.

  • Ensure compliance with all procedures and all applicable regulatory agency requirements.

  • Other duties as assigned which can include receiving discrepancy/claims from suppliers.

Education Requirements

  • Bachelor Degree in Business Administration, Engineering, Materials or related field.

Experience Requirements

  • Minimum three (3) years of experience in a manufacturing environment.

  • Knowledge in GMP/ISO9002, preferred.

  • Good verbal and written communication in English and Spanish.

  • Knowledge on materials/manufacturing systems such as ERP, SAP, others.

  • Must have leadership/interpersonal skills.

  • Computer Knowledge in programs as Excel, Word & Power Point.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.

To request accommodation, please call 224-667-4913 or email