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Procurement Lead BioScience


Boise, ID, US, 83702

The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. The J.R. Simplot Company is a true farm-to-table company with operations that touch every aspect of agriculture, including seed production, farming and ranching, plant sciences, fertilizer manufacturing, food processing, commercial product development, and distribution.


The Procurement Lead BioScience will deliver moderately complex projects and programs to support business objectives and drive continuous improvement. This role will develop relationships with suppliers, lead a team of procurement specialists, negotiate a portfolio of products, execute an RFP process for BioScience suppliers, and manage the supply chain for Bioscience products.

Key Responsibilities

  • Negotiate a specific portfolio of products to ensure highest quality at lowest cost.
  • Work to execute an RFP process for Bioscience suppliers.
  • Manage quality complaints with supplier & develop a track accordingly to drive process improvement and supplier negotiation.
  • Lead team of supply chain specialists to handle the transactions to procure product from suppliers, schedule initial delivery into SGS, & then sell the product to SGS.
  • Develop delivery/logistics plan for all products in the specific portfolio and develop a method to track so ETA information can be communicated effectively.
  • Request market intel to ensure we are procuring at the most cost-effective levels that provide the business with a competitive advantage & leverage supplier as needed to ensure Innvictis is in the most favorable position.

Typical Education

  • Bachelor's Degree (BA or BS) from 4 year college or university (Equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered for meeting the minimum requirements)

Relevant Experience

  • Knowledge of supply chain management, source to pay or related procurement discipline.
  • Strong sales, presentation, negotiation and market/data analytic skills.
  • Strong Program/Project Management skills
  • MS Office

Job Requisition ID: 11081

Travel Required: Up to 25%

Location(s): Remote - USA 

Country: United States

**The J.R. Simplot Company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, marital status, or any other protected status.**


Position Pay Range: $100,000.00 to $140,000.00. This range is estimated for the Procurement Lead BioScience in the state of Colorado, USA. Actual salary and benefits may differ based upon location and experience.


Benefits: Our package of health and welfare benefits, with coverage available to begin on the 1st of the Month following your date of hire, includes Medical and Prescription Drug, Dental, Vision, Life and Disability insurances, 401k, and more.


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Nearest Major Market: Boise
Nearest Secondary Market: Meridian