Supv Materials Mgmt- Teterboro, New Jersey in Teterboro, NJ at Quest Diagnostics

Date Posted: 2/18/2021

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Supv Materials Mgmt- Teterboro, New Jersey - M-F. 8-4:30pm

Look for more than answers. Patients and Physicians rely on our
diagnostic testing, information and services to help them make better healthcare decisions. These are often serious decisions with far reaching consequences, and require sensitivity, tact and a clear dedication to service. It’s about providing clarity and hope. 

You will work for the world leader in the industry, with a career where you can expand your skills and knowledge. You’ll have a role where you
can act with professionalism, you can inspire colleagues, and you can care about the work we do and the people we serve. 

At Quest, we are on a continuous journey of discovery and development. It’s this attitude that has made us an industry leader and the #1 Diagnostic Lab in the US. For those joining us, we offer exciting and fast moving career opportunities where you can affect change at a rate unheard of in many organizations of our size and scope. While we invest in and develop technology to drive our innovations, our ongoing success relies on our people.


Responsible for the operations of the purchasing function for the BU in accordance with Materials and Services Management Policies and Procedures.


  • Manage staff including all aspects of the Human Resources requirements, training and competency for Materials Management.  Oversight of Warehouse, Purchasing and Receiving.

  • Comply with all policies and regulations related to Materials Management.

  • Liaison with all functional groups utilizing Materials Management services

  • Manage the quality of all requests for material, including instrumentation

  • Resolve invoices.

  • Manage monthly Stock Clerk closing

  • Manage inventory and utilization with a focus on reducing cost per requisition including providing tools and reports to functional groups.

  • Manage new item and vendor requests.

  • Manage the order, receiving and distribution timelines

  • Maintain all existing databases

  • Perform other duties as required.

Supervision Exercised:

  • Position will have oversight for entire Materials Management function in BU.  Receiving Supervisor (Grade 46) will report into this position.



Education Preferred:

  • Bachelors preferred by not required

Work Experience:

  • 3-5 years previous experience in purchasing, warehouse or supply operations


  • Basic math skills (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division)

  • Strong problem solving skills

  • Good communication skills

  • Good record keeping skills

  • Ability to operate a computer and bar code scanner

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, etc.) or equivalent

  • Able to work effectively in a team environment

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