Posting Date: February 13, 2024 - Full Time, Boston-Seaport

As AVS’s Lead of Procurement and Supply Chain, you will be responsible for the following:

  • Develops sources for procuring supplies, services, and equipment by contacting vendors, reviewing professional publications, establishing personal networks, participating in professional societies, trade fairs etc.
  • Decides on the supply and distribution methods for raw materials through finished goods by tracking and efficiencies and cost of each delivery mode.
  • Creates and manages purchase orders as well as returns to suppliers for rejected materials.
  • Ensures that items procured follow Quality system Requirements and goods and services are to agreed specifications. Engages and resolves any supplier related issues.
  • Supports Quality in conducting supplier audits
  • Leads a team and ensures that they perform in line with the department's mandate.
  • Manages the forecast needs for raw materials through finished goods.
  • Grows the supplier database by creating alliances with distributors.
  • Implements and Manages supply chain planning and tracking activities including tools, systems and SOP’s


Position Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in supply chain management, logistics, business, engineering, or related to analytical discipline preferred.
  • 5-7 years of procurement & vendor management experience
  • 5-7 years of inventory management experience
  • Prior experience in Med Device preferred.