Procurement Specialist 3

Job Description

Now’s our time to inspire the future of healthcare together.

Siemens Healthineers is a leading global medical technology company with over 170 years of experience and 18,000 patents. More than 48,000 dedicated colleagues in over 70 countries are driven to shape the future of healthcare. We stand with our customers around the world to support them in delivering high quality care to their patients. An estimated 5 million patients across the globe benefit every day from our innovative technologies and services in the areas of diagnostic and therapeutic imaging, laboratory diagnostics and molecular medicine, as well as digital health and enterprise services. This is what truly matters to us.

Join our team now at Siemens Healthineers as Procurement Specialist 3 - PLEASE NOTE:  THIS POSITION IS 100% ON-SITE IN HOFFMAN ESTATES, IL

This is a role well suited to an ambitious professional, looking for the next step in their career. As a Procurement Specialist 3, you will be responsible for:

  • In your activities you will place orders to meet production requirements for Siemens Healthineers
  • You will run open order reports to help drive material to support production
  • You will follow Material requirements planning (MRP) messages to push/pull delivery dates of purchased parts
  • Expedite material to meet production requirements
  • Interface with supplier quality, production planning and engineering
  • You will publish forecasts to help suppliers support requirements at Siemens Healthineers
  • You will independently solve basic and complex supply chain management issues
  • Set up advanced logistics process for purchased parts
  • You will work with supplier quality, engineering and planning to release Engineering Change Orders (ECO) to suppliers

This position may suit you best if you are familiar with what is below, and would like to do develop your career with Healthineers

  • You will have an advanced knowledge of materials management processes
  • You have good PC skills (MS Office software like Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook, SharePoint)
  • SAP Material Management module (MM) experience within a manufacturing environment
  • Lead cross function teams within Supply Chain Management (SCM) team
  • You will have excellent communication and time management skills
  • APICS/Institute for Supply Management (ISM)
  • Masters degree in Supply Chain Management

Required skills to have for the success of this role

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Minimum of 5 years of buying experience
  • Ability to work independently to solve complex supplier issues
  • Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) experience
  • #buyer, senior buyer, purchasing agent, procurement, supply chain specialist, supply planner

At Siemens Healthineers, we value those who dedicate their energy and passion to a greater cause. Our people make us unique as an employer in the med-tech industry. What unites and motivates our global team is the inspiration of our common purpose:  To innovate for healthcare, building on our remarkable legacy of pioneering ideas that translate into even better healthcare products and services. We recognize that taking ownership of our work allows both us and the company to grow. We offer you a flexible and dynamic environment and the space to move beyond your comfort zone to grow both personally and professionally.

If you want to join us in transforming the way healthcare is delivered, visit our career site at

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As an equal-opportunity employer we are happy to consider applications from individuals with disabilities.


Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Full / Part time: Full-time

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