Antech Diagnostics, the largest exclusively commercial veterinary diagnostic laboratory in the nation, is in search of a Buyer to Work in our Purchasing Department working out of our Lake Success laboratory and reporting directly to the Purchasing Director.
As part of the VCA Family, which operates the largest network of freestanding, full-service animal hospitals in the nation, Antech Diagnostics delivers state of the art testing and consulting services to practicing veterinarians. Our diagnostic spectrum of tests in the areas of chemistry, pathology, endocrinology, serology, hematology, and microbiology enhance veterinarians’ ability to detect, diagnose, evaluate and prevent disease and other conditions affecting animals.
Purchase all non-capital materials and supplies in support of assigned laboratory locations.
Ensure that any changes in documented pricing are presented to Purchasing Director with backup justification for the change.
Help ensure that IOS data integrity is kept intact. Only items that labs truly require will be kept active for that lab. Buyer will ensure that all items ordered on an on-going basis will be set up in IOS with a unique inventory number, and request new set up of such items from the Purchasing Director, supplying information on all of the required fields for set up, such as Inventory Description, Vendor #, Manufacturer, Mfg. #, UOM, UOM conversion factor, Classification, price, lead time, location(s) requiring the item, etc. At least two suppliers’ bids should accompany an add request for all non-proprietary items.
Assist labs with any purchasing-related issues they have in a timely and courteous manner.
Ensure proper and timely filing/storage of PO and confirmation paperwork, as required by Antech Management.
We are a rapidly growing, stable company with excellent advancement opportunity. Medical, dental and vision benefits, plus 401(k) plan and employee pet health benefits available, too!
If you are passionate about animal healthcare, are motivated by making a difference we want to hear from you!