Procurement Associate

Posted 15 Nov 2022

Bonifacio Global City, Metro Manila - Philippines

Req Id 258370


A career at our company is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 58,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works, and plays through next-generation advancements in Healthcare, Life Science, and Electronics. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others.



Your Role:

  • Support the shared services center in the day-to-day process P2P process for indirect spending within a specific category or regional area(s)
  • Ensure full compliance of procurement activities with the company’s Code of Ethics, Procurement policies, and procedures
  • Support the company’s APAC entities in their P2P process using the ERP system through:
    • Purchase Requisition validation, compliance checking
    • Purchase order creation, releasing and monitoring
    • Perform Purchase Order changes/modifications
    • Respond to inquiries of internal customers and suppliers regarding purchase order status, changes, or cancellations, and other procurement-related concerns
    • Follow-up/expedite deliveries of purchased items, samples required to resolve shortages, missed or late deliveries, and other supply problems
    • Create and maintain process documentation for the P2P process
    • Support the Team Leader and Operations Manager in establishing the BCP of the Procurement team
    • Implement process optimization to increase working efficiency
    • Perform other procurement ad hoc tasks that may be assigned from time to time


Who You Are:

  • A graduate of any bachelor’s degree.
  • Background in using Ariba and SAP system as a Buyer is preferred
  • Work schedule is dayshift (9am to 6pm) but should be open to extend depending on the business needs
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Powerpoint)
  • 1-2 years’ Procurement Buyer experience and knowledge, preferably from shared service center. Fresh graduates are also welcome to apply
  • Good communications skills (oral and written), with analytical skills in English
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Quick learner, flexible, responsible, and result-oriented and can work under pressure
  • Resourceful, driven, proactive and independent
  • Willing to take the challenge and work in a multi-culture work environment
  • Ability to make important decisions and cope with the pressure
  • Has sound planning and time management skills
  • Is willing to take a challenge and work in a multi-cultural environment
  • Has the ability to plan, organize, monitor and deliver targets



What we offer: We are curious minds that come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences. We celebrate all dimensions of diversity. We believe that it drives excellence, innovation, and human progress. We care about our customers, patients, and our rich mix of people. This diversity strengthens our ability to lead in science and technology. We are committed to creating access and opportunities for all and empower you to fulfil your ambitions. Our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. Join us in building a culture of inclusion and belonging that impacts millions and empowers everyone to bring their curiosity to life!


Careers during Covid-19

Thank you for visiting our careers website, we are always looking for curious minds to join our teams. We understand how much the world is being impacted by the Covid-19 crisis and we want to assure you that your safety is very important to us. To ensure that everyone’s health is protected, instead of a standard face-to-face interview, it is likely that you will be offered alternative digital interview options. As an employee of the Company, you will be required to comply with all of the Company’s COVID-19 safety protocols and policies. The organization has currently suspended enforcement of its COVID-19 Vaccination Policy, but that policy may be reinstated by the Company in its discretion.

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