Buyer II Featured Job
Company: MyMichigan Health
Posted on: January 23, 2023
Plans, organizes, coordinates, and negotiates, through cost
effective and efficient processes, the acquisition of products and
services consistent with MyMichigan Health guidelines for
management of fiscal budgets.
(25%)* Coordinates, recommends, approves, and makes purchases of
minor capital equipment, service contracts and supplies for all
subsidiaries of MyMichigan Health.
(35%)* Facilitates and coordinates supply cycle process to ensure
appropriate allocation of resources to allow for effective
departmental operations and ensure problem resolution in the event
of process breakdown.
(25%)* Analyze products and pricing and other financial data for
best quality and price based on user defined specifications and
(15%)* Research invoice discrepancies, authorizing corrective
action on the part of Pay Management.
OTHER DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Assists departments in product, equipment and supplier research.
Participates on VAT teams.
Provide customer service and support for the Administrative team,
other departments, vendors and community activities.
Negotiates with suppliers on specific terms of contracts for
supply, service and minor expense and minor capital equipment
Monitors market trends, pricing, economic influences, and contracts
for areas of responsibility.
Administers special projects as assumed or undertaken at suggestion
of Supervisor, Manager or Line Officer.
This often includes establishing new policies and procedures.
Assists with developing RFPs for products, equipment and
MyMichigan Health is a technology driven organization and employees
need to demonstrate competency in Microsoft Windows.
An employee may be required to participate in further learning
opportunities offered by MyMichigan Health.
Other duties as assigned.
REQUIRED EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, TRAINING AND SKILLS:
High School Diploma or equivalent required.
Associate's Degree in business management or related field,
Three (3) years progressive experience in supply and material
Three (3) years materials management information systems user
Demonstrated ability to efficiently use PC software programs
including Microsoft office, Infor-Lawson and other software
programs used by MyMichigan Health.
Demonstrated ability to understand materials management information
system process workflow.
Familiarity with negotiating practices.
Mandatory Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
training must be completed annually according to the Exposure
PHYSICAL/MENTAL REQUIREMENTS AND TYPICAL WORKING CONDITIONS:
Exposure to stressful situations, including those involving public
contact, as well as, trauma, grief and death.
Able to wear personal protective equipment that includes latex
materials or appropriate substitute if required for your
Is able to move freely about facility with or without an assisted
device and must be able to perform the functions of the job as
outlined in the job description.
Overall vision and hearing is necessary with or without assisted
Frequently required to sit/stand/walk for long periods of time.
May require frequent postural changes such as stooping, kneeling or
Some exposure to blood borne pathogens and other potentially
Must follow MyMichigan Health bloodborne pathogen and TB testing as
Ability to handle multiple tasks, get along with others, work
independently, regular and predictable attendance and ability to
Overall dexterity is required including handling, reaching,
grasping, fingering and feeling.
May require repetition of these movements on a regular to frequent
Physical Demand Level: Sedentary. Must be able to occasionally
(0-33% of the workday) lift or carry 0-10 lbs.
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