10 March 2023

1 Purchasing Specialist (Ref. AA/23)

UPMC Italy is issuing a call for applications for the following no-term position: 1 Purchasing Specialist (Ref. AA/23)

UPMC (University of Pittsburgh Medical Center) is a world-renowned healthcare and research enterprise
headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., inventing new models of patient-centered, cost-effective, accountable care.

With facilities in Campania, Lazio, Sicily, UPMC Italy the Italian division of UPMC, is a leader in patient care, biomedical research, telemedicine, IT development and consulting services in areas related to medicine and research.

UPMC Italy is a dynamic and multicultural working environment integrated with dignity and respect. UPMC Italy provides opportunities for personal development, oriented towards continuous improvement and outstanding patient care.

In line with the indications of the Director of Purchasing, the Purchasing Specialist plans purchases based
on the company’s needs to ensure efficient procurement processes and cost optimization.
According to Italian Legislative decree 198/2006, this call is open to all people of any gender identity or
expression, sexual orientation, age, ethnicity, and religious belief. This call was designed according to our
values of dignity and respect: UPMC Italy is committed to overcoming obstacles and prejudices, creating an accessible, welcoming, and inclusive work environment. In compliance with Italian Law 68/99, we carefully assess and consider applicants from protected categories as preferential.


  • Master’s degree in Economics or Law.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Economic and legal assessment skills.
  • Experience in a similar role.
  • Postgraduate training in areas related to this position.
  • Experience in a clinical/hospital setting.
  • English proficiency.

Other requisites: Problem-solving, teamwork, confidentiality, and critical thinking skills; flexibility, stress
management, critical review, precision, timeliness, analytical and independence.

Workplace: Palermo.

UPMC Italy reserves the right of discretion to the fullest extent permitted by law in assessing applicants and the eligibility of their applications.

Only applicants not excluded under the provisions articulated in Legislative decree 165/2001, art. 53, para.
16-ter, and subsequent modifications and amendments can participate in this selection (General Rules
Governing the Work of Public Administrations).

After reading the privacy statement and, if necessary, authorizing the processing of their personal data [EU Regulation EU 2016/679], applicants (Law 903/77) are requested to fill out the on-line application form available at

All communications from UPMC Italy will be emailed to the address stated by candidates upon submitting
their application.

UPMC Italy declines any responsibility for non-delivery of communications due incorrect e-mail addresses
provided by candidates when submitting their applications.

The deadline to submit applications is March 20, 2023.

Only applications submitted online ( with an attached CV will be taken into consideration.