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Covance Inc.

Procurement Coordinator

Covance Inc. - Princeton, NJ

Procurement Coordinator




Job #626985805

Job Overview

Covance is a global leader in Life Science solutions and Food testing services. This role will be based in Singapore and report to Supply Chain Supervisor, and will be working closely with outsourced 3rd party service provider, internal end users and external vendors on a daily basis.

Main responsibilities

Purchase requisition approval and purchase order (PO) modification

Create POs as and when required

Tracking of order confirmation and vendor deliveries

Items management - setup, inactivation, pricing update in the system

Invoice resolutions

Respond to queries/requests in a timely and professional manner

Participate in improvement projects when required

Ad hoc tasks due to business needs


Diploma or bachelor’s degree in any field


Skills and Experience

Minimum 2 years of experience in procurement/purchasing

Experience of ERP system, Oracle PeopleSoft preferred

Computer savvy with fair excel skills

Fluent in English, verbal and written


Positive working attitude with strong sense of responsibility and urgency, high integrity and respect for others.

Comfortable to follow instructions given

Willing to take on additional tasks when assigned

Mature and able to control emotions

Good team player with strong team work spirit

Self-motivated, result-driven, detail-oriented

Comfortable to work overtime once a while if required

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Covance is committed to diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer (Minority/Female/Individual with Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity). Your confidentiality and privacy are important to us.

Updated 04/10/2018

7 days 16 hours ago

Covance Inc.


Procurement Coordinator Covance Inc. - Princeton, NJ, United States


Location: Princeton, NJ

Company Profile:
Covance, with headquarters in Princeton, New Jersey, is one of the world’s largest and most comprehensive drug development services companies, with annual revenues greater than $2 billion, employees in more than 60 countries, and more than 12,000 employees worldwide.