J&J Family of Companies Inventory Specialist in Auckland, New Zealand

  • 10 month fixed term contract (maternity leave cover)

  • Excellent opportunity to work in medical devices

  • Customer support focused role

Be Vital in this role

Caring for the world, one person at a time, has inspired and united the people of Johnson & Johnson for 125 years. We embrace research and science -- bringing innovative ideas, products and services to advance the health and well-being of people. Employees of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies work with partners in health care to touch the lives of over a billion people every day, throughout the world.

An opportunity has become available for an Inventory Specialist in New Zealand to join our Ethicon Surgical Care team in a contract role. This unique role is responsible for providing admin support to our hospital customers in the areas of inventory management for a range of our Ethicon products. You will work very closely with nurses, theatre managers and procurement staff within the hospitals we provide a service to.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Inventory Management of suture and other wound closure, access and ligation products within assigned hospitals

  • Identifying customer needs and coordinating education and training sessions

  • Supporting Ethicon products in the clinical setting within the Operating Theatre including product trials and evaluations

  • Submission of territory reports including qualitative and quantitative information on customer feedback, competitor activity and relevant market issues

  • Achieve high levels of customer satisfaction through customer relationships, support and service


Be Valued for who you are

We require someone who loves attention to detail and who is happy working autonomously in a hospital environment doing inventory management. Strong customer service skills will be required as you will be talking with purchasing managers. Good problem solving skills are essential. The ideal candidate would have an admin background ideally in a hospital inventory environment. We are looking for someone who is very passionate customer service professional who loves interacting with people face to face and providing a high quality of service.

To ensure success in this role though, you will need to demonstrate:

  • Extremely strong customer service skills and have the ability to work with people at all levels

  • A strong attention to detail

  • Have the aptitude to take on board and impart clinical information to nurses and non-clinical stakeholders

  • Proficient in MS Excel, Powerpoint and other software.

… Be part of something bigger than yourself

Johnson & Johnson is a name that everyone is familiar with. It is a company that has touched the lives of people of all ages and is synonymous with excellence, quality and innovation in healthcare. We have more than 250 operating companies in 57 countries employing over 119,000 people, all with the same vision......"Caring for the world, one person at a time".

If you are interested in progressing your career into this type of role, please apply online using the link below. You will receive an automated email confirming receipt of your application. Should you have any further questions regarding the role, please contact Lisa Arthur in the Johnson & Johnson Talent Acquisition team on 02 9815 3171. Every application is reviewed by the Talent Acquisition team and candidates will receive notification of the outcome of their application in a timely manner.

Agencies please note: this recruitment assignment is being managed directly by Johnson & Johnson’s Talent Acquisition team. We will reach out to our preferred agency partners in the rare instance we require additional talent options. Your respect for this process is appreciated.

Primary Location

New Zealand-Auckland Region-Auckland


Johnson & Johnson (New Zealand) Limited (8360)

Job Function

Selling MD&D

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