Immucor, Inc. Biologics Procurement Coordinator in Norcross, Georgia

Overview

Founded in 1982 and based in Norcross, GA, Immucor is a global leader in transfusion and transplantation diagnostics that facilitate patient/donor compatibility worldwide. Our mission is to ensure that patients in need of blood, organs, or stem cells get the right match that is safe, accessible, and affordable. The result is life changing for a patient in need of a transfusion or transplant. Our new corporate identity illustrates the right match of donors with patients in need of blood or an organ as well as Immucor’s partnership with healthcare organizations in need of innovation and productivity. With the right match, we can transform a life together.

We are looking for a Biologics Procurement Coordinator to manage the Reagent Donor Program including developing donor schedules to meet production schedule needs and communicating with donors and collection facilities to ensure blood collected is received in a timely manner. If you’ve got the necessary skills and experience to excel in this position, we want to hear from you. Apply today!

This position is not eligible for sponsorship for work authorization by Immucor, Inc. Therefore, if you will require sponsorship from us for work authorization now or in the future, we cannot consider your application at this time .

Biologics Procurement Coordinator

Responsibilities

As a Biologics Procurement Coordinator, you will be responsible for scheduling donors to meet Immucor's survey needs, managing donors samples sent for external testing, and assisting internal customers with red cell requests.

Responsibilities for the Biologics Procurement Coordinator include:

  • Responsible for developing and coordinating annual/ad hoc schedules for red cell donors to ensure blood supply is consistent with schedule requirements and cycle commitments.

  • Responsible for placing new donors on a schedule that meets production needs.

  • Responsible for monitoring shipping of donor units in compliance with Supply Agreements with donor centers

  • Assist with log in of red cells and platelets used for manufacturing.

  • Responsible for Red Cell and Capture lot number management and entry into BDMS.

  • Review product specifications and release product for further manufacturing.

  • Participate in process improvements.

  • Serve as backup to Biologics Sourcing Specialist

  • Coordinate collection of blood for other departments and experimental lots/protocols

  • Edit answer packets and case studies for in-house educational products

  • Assist with allocation of donor units to products in BDMS

  • Prepare samples for send out testing or transfer to other Immucor sites

  • Assist with revisions of department documents.

  • Follow applicable laboratory OSHA regulations with respect to chemical hazards blood-borne pathogens, etc.

Biologics Procurement Coordinator

Qualifications

The Biologics Procurement Coordinator will have a good understanding of antigens and antibodies for application of red cells to product and understand FDA and ISO standards applicable to the department and consequences of non-conformance.

Qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelors degree required with emphasis in Biology, Microbiology, or Chemistry.

  • Med Tech/CLS/ Reference Lab/SBB preferred or 2-3 years of experience with a science degree

  • 1-3 years experience in a GMP environment, required.

  • Experience with extended red cell antigens and their characteristics

  • Proficient in Excel, SharePoint and Outlook

  • Experience in providing customer service support

Biologics Procurement Coordinator

IMMUCOR, INC IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER; MINORITIES/FEMALES/DISABLED/VETS; DRUG FREE WORKPLACE

RESUMES SUBMITTED TO IMMUCOR FROM THIRD PARTY RECRUITMENT FIRMS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.

This position is not eligible for sponsorship for work authorization by Immucor, Inc. Therefore, if you will require sponsorship from us for work authorization now or in the future, we cannot consider your application at this time.

Job ID 2018-1882

Category Manufacturing