Job Description and Specific Responsibilities
Zymergen has an excellent opportunity for a Buyer position. This position will report directly to our Purchasing Manager and will support both the R&D and Operations teams. In this role you will work closely with your finance and facilities team mates to process orders, inventory supplies, track orders and deliveries, interact with vendors, negotiate pricing and implement internal material tracking systems.
As a Buyer, you will also interact heavily with the finance and accounting team on invoices and accounts payable and assist with defining workflows and requirements for our ERP system implementation team.
The ideal candidate will thrive in a fast paced environment, have a talent for developing and implementing processes within a growing organization and become a valuable partner to all of our internal customers.
Immediate responsibilities include:
Qualifications and Experience
Knowledge and Skills
Founded in 2013 and based in the San Francisco Bay Area, Zymergen is a technology company unlocking the power of biology. We deliver better economics for products made from biology that are used across industries, bring new products to market faster, and develop novel products. Our proprietary platform uses robots and machine learning to engineer microbes faster, more predictably, and to a level of performance previously unattainable. These microbes, and the products they produce, have broad applications across industries such as chemicals and materials, agriculture, and healthcare. For more information visit www.zymergen.com.