Pharmacy Buyer

MEIJER is a leading Supercenter located in five states throughout the Midwest, with nearly 200 stores and over 60,000 employees. As a multi-billion dollar retailer, Meijer is ranked as the 13th largest privately held company in the country, as well as one of the top 75 most reputable companies in the United States by Forbes Magazine. Raise your standards and join the pride, passion and competitive spirit that have made Meijer an innovative retailer since 1934.


Position is located at our Grand Rapids, MI Headquarters.

Candidates outside the Grand Rapids area, will be required to relocate.

The individual selected for this position will be responsible for Pharmacy buying.

Responsibilities include:

Generic medication purchasing
Generic medication contracting for direct and indirect
Regulatory compliance, both state and federal
eCSOS (electronic narcotic ordering)
ARCOS (DEA controlled substance reporting)
Financial performance of the prescription area
Industry analysis and forecasting
Leadership reporting
Ideal candidate must possess the following:

Registered Pharmacist
Previous purchasing and contracting experience
Experience with pharmacy regulatory issues and organizations
Superior negotiation skills
Effectively manage conflict to achieve desired business results
Excellent organizational skills with the ability to prioritize workload
Effective listening and verbal communication skills
If you have the experience described, log on to our website at and apply online. From the Careers page, under the "Corporate, Pharmacy, Retail and Distribution Leadership Positions" header click on "Search for Jobs" and then search by keyword from the search options to view the job (Requisition # 4070).

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