Indirect Sourcing & Procurement Planner

Date: Nov 19, 2021

Location: Naples, FL, US, 34108

Company: Arthrex

Requisition ID: 50895 
Title: Indirect Sourcing & Procurement Planner 
Division: Arthrex, Inc. (US01) 
Location: Naples, FL









Arthrex, Inc. is a global medical device company and a leader in new product development and medical education in orthopedics. Arthrex is actively searching for an Indirect Sourcing & Procurement Planner. The successful candidate will build relationships with key vendors and internal departments to help reduce costs of Indirect Sourcing and Procurement.  Excellent interpersonal, project management and a bachelor’s degree are essential for this position.  Join our talented team at a global medical device company focused on Helping Surgeons Treat Their Patients Better™.


Main Objective: To reduce costs of Indirect Sourcing and Procurement while maintaining quality of service for key assigned categories.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Create Purchase Requisitions, Purchase Orders, and Goods Receipts within SAP.
  2. Manage vendor invoices to ensure cost and variance goals are met.
  3. Identify and stratify existing costs to mine cost reduction opportunities.
  4. Negotiate contracts with key supplier partners.
  5. Create multi source data metrics and analysis.
  6. Liaison with Finance to determine key assigned category budgets and cost goals.
  7. Work with Cost Center owners to determine key budget, cost, contract, and procurement goals.
  8. Review documentation for completeness, accuracy, and compliance with existing policies and ensure all purchasing procedures are followed.
  9. Leads multifunctional category reviews with Cost Center owners, Finance, and Strategic Sourcing. 
  10. Reports progress and statuses of assigned categories and metrics on a regular basis.
  11. Demonstrates a continual effort to improve operations, decrease turnaround times, streamline work processes and work cooperatively with key departments to provide a quality and seamless operation.
  12. Identify opportunities to innovate and differentiate Arthrex from its competition.
  13. Work with Legal and Compliance department on key contracts, SOWs, etc.
  14. May be required travel to attend trade shows, potential vendors, and educational seminars/workshops.



BS Degree required



Limited use and/or application of basic principles, theories, and concepts.  Limited knowledge of industry practices and standards.



  • Knowledgeable of FDA and ISO guidelines in relation to quality relevant purchases.
  • Indirect Sourcing and Procurement experience preferred.
  • Project management and communication skills training preferred.
  • Working knowledge of Supply Chain and Procurement concepts and principals preferred.


Reasoning Ability

Solves routine problems of limited scope and complexity following established policies and procedures.



Work is closely supervised.  Follows specific, detailed instructions. 





All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Nearest Major Market: Naples

Job Segment: Orthopedic, Procurement, Medical, Product Development, ERP, Healthcare, Operations, Research, Technology