Procurement Assistant at Eurofins in West Point, Pennsylvania

Posted in Other 30+ days ago.

Job Description:

Company Description
Eurofins Scientific is an international life sciences company which provides a unique range of analytical testing services to clients across multiple industries. The Group believes it is the world leader in food, environment and pharmaceutical products testing and in agroscience CRO services. It is also one of the global independent market leaders in certain testing and laboratory services for genomics, discovery pharmacology, forensics, advanced material sciences and for supporting clinical studies. In addition, Eurofins is one of the key emerging players in specialty clinical diagnostic testing in Europe and the USA.
Group's key figures (as of March 2019) are approx. 3.8 billion Euros turnover, over 800 laboratories across 47 countries and about 45,000 staff.

Job Description
Administrative Assistant responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following :
  • Ownership and maintenance of purchase orders to support Analytical External Capabilities. Specifically:
  • Assuming ownership of approximately 150 existing purchase orders
    • Creating new PO's when new external project agreements are executed.
    • Processing PO change orders and approving invoices.
    • Working with vendors, client procurement, and client procure to Pay Department to troubleshoot PO/invoice issues.
    • Entering PO details into internal client database and pulling data summaries from that database to help with quarterly accrual process and profit plan updates.
  • Work with client IT and the client HelpDesk to obtain RLIMS access for external partners who need to enter data into client RLIMS system. Troubleshoot issues with RLIMS access when they arise.
  • Set up and maintenance of external SharePoint sites to allow secure data exchange between client and external partners.
  • Other duties as assigned

The ideal candidate would possess :
  • A high sense of responsibility, be neat and dynamic and be capable of adapting to a wide variety of office responsibilities. The individual must be able to work alone and without direct supervision
  • Strong computer, scientific, and organizational skills
  • Excellent communication skills (oral and written) and attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team, self-motivation, adaptability, and a positive attitude
  • Ability to learn new techniques, perform multiple tasks simultaneously, keep accurate records, follow instructions, and comply with company policies
Basic Minimum Qualifications :
  • High school diploma. Degree preferred.
  • Prior administrative experience
  • Authorization to work in the United States indefinitely without restriction or sponsorship
  • Proficiency with MS Suite (Outlook, Word, Excel, Powerpoint)

Additional Information
Position is full-time 8am-5pm Monday through Friday with overtime as needed. Candidates currently living within a commutable distance of West Point, PA are encouraged to apply.
As a Eurofins Lancaster Labs employee, you will become part of a company that has received national recognition as a great place to work. We offer excellent full-time benefits including comprehensive medical coverage, life and disability insurance, 401(k) with company match, paid holidays and vacation, personal days, and dental and vision options.
To learn more about Eurofins, please explore our website .
Eurofins is a M/F, Disabled, and Veteran Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.