Pharmacy Tech – Purchasing – 3168348

Job ID: 3168348

Full-Time Onsite Position with Paid Relocation

Our esteemed client, a leader in the Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry, is seeking a dedicated Pharmacy Technician – Procurement professional to join their dynamic team. With numerous accolades and recognition, our client is known for its excellence in delivering high-quality pharmaceutical products.

Job Description:

In this role, you will play a pivotal part in ensuring the seamless flow of inventory through strategic procurement and management practices. As a Pharmacy Technician – Procurement, you will collaborate with internal stakeholders to maintain optimal inventory levels, meet operational requirements, and adhere to pricing guidelines.


  1. Execute procurement strategies to acquire pharmaceuticals and supplies based on established order points and guidelines.
  2. Validate physical inventory against system records through regular cycle counts and periodic physical inventories.
  3. Communicate real-time shortages of medications and coordinate resolutions for inventory order challenges.
  4. Oversee responses to and manage medication recall notifications in collaboration with pharmacy management.
  5. Foster strong working relationships with suppliers to optimize the procurement process.
  6. Utilize inventory control programs and policies to achieve targeted inventory levels.
  7. Ensure the accuracy of computerized inventory records.
  8. Investigate variances and report findings to management.
  9. Generate and optimize program reports detailing volume, profitability, and other relevant metrics.
  10. Strive for continuous improvement in the efficiency of the procurement process.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Active pharmacy technician license as required by state law.
  • State Pharmacy Technician Certification or National Certification based on applicable state(s) requirements.
  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • A minimum of 3 years of experience in inventory control and procurement; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Preferred Skills, Capabilities, and Experiences:

  • 2 years of experience in a high-volume mail-order pharmacy preferred.
  • Experience working with inventory management software.
  • Experience managing/processing drug recalls is preferred.

Skills and Certifications (Bold indicates required):

  • Active Pharmacy Tech License (as required by the state)
  • 3 years of inventory or procurement experience
  • Mail order experience
  • Experience managing/processing drug recalls is preferred.

Our client is committed to creating an inclusive workplace and welcomes applicants from all backgrounds. Join us in making a significant impact in the pharmaceutical industry.

Job ID: 3168348

Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Indianapolis
State: Indiana

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