Buyer 2

Date: Jan 11, 2022

Location: Livermore/Pleasanton, CA, US

Company: Teleflex

Expected Travel: None

Requisition ID: 5386


About Teleflex Incorporated

Teleflex is a global provider of clinically effective medical technologies designed to improve the health and quality of people’s lives. We apply purpose driven innovation – a relentless pursuit of identifying unmet clinical needs – to benefit patients and healthcare providers. Our portfolio is diverse, with solutions in the fields of vascular and interventional access, interventional cardiology, surgical, anesthesia, cardiac care, interventional urology, urology, emergency medicine and respiratory care. Teleflex employees worldwide are united in the understanding that what we do every day makes a difference. For more information, please visit


US COVID-19 Vaccination Requirements

Teleflex is focused on the health and safety of our employees, their families, and our customers. Teleflex will comply with US government regulations regarding COVID-19 vaccination requirements for US workers. To ensure we are prepared for all applicable vaccination requirements, Teleflex is currently collecting vaccination status and accommodation requests from our US based employees.

Employees and new hires in sales or field-based roles that require vendor credentials to access medical facilities as an essential function of the job, may be required to obtain the COVID-19 vaccination based on customers/site requirement. This requirement is independent of Teleflex policy or any applicable US governmental regulations.


Interventional Urology – NeoTract is dedicated to developing innovative, minimally invasive and clinically effective devices that address unmet needs in the field of urology. As part of the Teleflex Interventional Urology business unit, NeoTract’s focus is on improving the standard of care for patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) using the UroLift® System, a minimally invasive, permanent implant system that treats symptoms while preserving sexual function*1,2. The UroLift System is clinically proven to treat lower urinary tract symptoms due to BPH in men over the age of 45. The UroLift System lifts or holds the enlarged prostate tissue out of the way so it no longer blocks the urethra. There is no cutting, heating or removal of prostate tissue. More than 175,000 men have been treated with the UroLift System in select markets worldwide.** Join a dynamic, growing team that offers healthcare providers an array of medical technology solutions that make a difference in patients’ lives. 

 * No instances of new, sustained erectile or ejaculatory dysfunction in the FDA pivotal study.

** Management estimate based on product sales and average units per procedure

  1. Roehrborn, J Urology 2013 LIFT Study
  2. McVary, J Sex Med 2014

Indicated for the treatment of symptoms of an enlarged prostate up to 100cc in men 45 years or older. As with any medical procedure, individual results may vary. Most common side effects are temporary and include pain or burning with urination, blood in the urine, pelvic pain, urgent need to urinate and/or the inability to control the urge.1 Rare side effects, including bleeding and infection, may lead to a serious outcome and may require intervention. Speak with your doctor to determine if you may be a candidate.

Position Summary

As a key contributor to the Supply Chain team, the Buyer II is responsible for following up on key deliverables and outstanding items, monitoring, and processing purchase orders, and performing other related administrative processes.  This position requires excellent communication skills, strong attention to detail, and the ability to perform independently at high-levels in a fast-growing, post-startup environment.

Principal Responsibilities

•    Partner with cross-functional teams to implement ERP modules (SAP), including tracking, driving completion, and following up on key deliverables, and outstanding items.
•    Gather and consolidate requirements from requestors to purchase variety of indirect materials including services, equipment and supplies manufacturing parts utilizing SAP purchase order or blanket purchase orders.
•    Reviews proposals, quotes and negotiate with suppliers to acquire best quality, price, and delivery.
•    Partner with cross-functional teams to initiate, create, and process new and existing engineering change orders (ECOs).
•    Maintain a professional presence when meeting and greeting vendors and visitors, and quickly connect them with the designated team members.
•    Place maintenance, repair, and operations (MRO) orders for the Supply Chain, IT, Manufacturing, and Facilities teams.
•    Monitor and follow-up on outstanding purchase orders (POs), including contacting suppliers when necessary, to ensure orders are processed in a timely manner.
•    File purchase orders (POs).
•    Ensure all purchase orders follow Quality and Financial Policies  
•    Approved all online Federal Express invoices to ensure timely payment of invoices. 
•    Execute all activities associated with P-card for ordering supplies, services, and events.
•    Order food for various meetings and events.
•    Organize and set up conference rooms when necessary.
•    Perform other related tasks and responsibilities as assigned.
•    Contribute to our culture of being collaborative, respectful, transparent, ethical, efficient, high-achieving, and fun!

Education / Experience Requirements

•    Bachelor's degree in related field, or equivalent practical experience.
•    At least 3 years of administrative experience in an office/clerical setting.
•    Medical device experience is a plus.

Specialized Skills / Other Requirements

•    Outstanding customer service demeanor and skills.
•    Proficiency in MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
•    Ability to multitask and meet deadlines.
•    Ability to work in a fast-paced, changing environment.
•    Ability to collaborate with a broad range of personalities.
•    Detail-oriented with strong organizational skills.
•    Ability to quickly resolve challenges


Teleflex, Inc. is an affirmative action & equal opportunity employer. D/V/M/F. Applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status. If you require accommodation to apply for a position, please contact us at: 262-439-1894.

Teleflex is the home of Arrow®, Deknatel®, Hudson RCI®, LMA®, Pilling®, Rüsch®, UroLift® and Weck® – trusted brands united by a common sense of purpose. Teleflex, the Teleflex logo, Arrow, Deknatel, Hudson RCI, LMA, Pilling, Rüsch, UroLift and Weck are trademarks or registered trademarks of Teleflex Incorporated or its affiliates, in the U.S. and/or other countries.

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