Purchasing Specialist

Location: Hatboro, PA
Department: Cobalt, LLC

Job Description

About Azzur

Our employees are fueled by an entrepreneurial spirit and the desire to make a difference in the lives of our customers, coworkers and our partners. If you’re ready to put in the work, take personal responsibility and test the limits of what’s possible, we’re ready to provide the reward. 

At Azzur, we understand how to help companies in the health and life science (HLS) industry bring their projects to life, and follow them from Discovery to Delivery™. We believe success is carefully calibrated,
precisely executed, and thoroughly monitored.

Our nationwide network of companies is dedicated to providing continuous service to customers in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device, diagnostics, biologics and clinical industry, as well as all HLS suppliers. As a nationwide network of qualified cGMP consultants, we partner with you to deliver project management, process engineering, and compliance services.

Our collective companies act as one unified team to quickly and effectively
provide our health and life science customers the consulting, engineering, validation, IT, technical, training, facility and laboratory services and solutions they need. Those solutions coupled with accredited
online and on site training capabilities enable our subject matter experts to serve our customers from Discovery to Delivery™

The Purchasing Specialist helps to manage and maintain the day-to-day operations of the procurement department under the direction of the Procurement Manager.  

Essential Functions: 

Manages purchasing of materials, equipment, supplies and services

Coordinates across all Azzur Group companies

Maintains master purchase information file

Owns Purchase Orders

Verify accuracy

Resolve discrepancies

Manages suppliers/vendors

Confirms expected delivery date with vendors.

Reviews open order reports and expedites orders to ensure
delivery requirements are met.

Works with suppliers to solve order issues.

Assists in resolving supplier-related issues.
Performs and maintains file of cost comparisons across suppliers.

Monitors supplier performance, captures, and records supplier
performance metrics.

Maintains good relationships with internal stakeholders and with the organization’s vendors.

Additional Functions:

Proactive in performing market research to continually enhance knowledge of the industry and trends.

Attends department meetings and writes meeting minutes.

Basic Qualifications & Position Requirements:

Required Education:
High School Diploma 

Preferred Education:
Bachelors Degree
Bachelors Degree in Supply Chain preferred

Required Work Experience: 
1 year of related experience
Data Entry

Preferred Experience:
3 years of related experience

Required Knowledge:
Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite and Google Drive apps and functions

Preferred Knowledge:
Knowledge of sourcing, purchasing, price negotiation 


Fulltime Employment with Azzur can offer you:

  • Flexible PTO
  • Training and Development Opportunities
  • 401(k) match
  • Bonus Eligibility
  • Medical Benefits
  • Paid Holidays
  • Company provided laptop

Who we are:

Azzur Group is dedicated to providing clients with efficient, innovative quality and compliance solutions from Discovery to Delivery™. With more than 500 industry partners, including 80% of the top pharma/biotech manufacturers in the U.S., Azzur Group provides carefully calibrated and efficiently executed project management, process engineering, and compliance services. As one of the fastest-growing private companies in America, Azzur Group provides clients with consulting, facility solutions, engineering, validation, IT, technical, training, COD, laboratory services, and solutions they need to remain innovative and competitive.

Azzur Group is an equal opportunity employer and promotes diverse cultures, ethnicities, gender, and ages in our workplace. We believe that promoting diversity plays an important role in developing top-quality talent, fostering greater innovation and creativity, and enhancing our relationships with customers and the communities in which we operate.


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