The Buyer / Planner
position is a dynamic role that encompasses responsibility for the planning of
material requirements, managing deliveries, managing inventory and maintaining
batch sizes. This position will work very closely with the supply base and the
shop floor to identify opportunities for productivity improvements, avoid
downtime, avoid cost increases, and reduce lead-times.
material demand for purchase and on-time delivery in an MRP environment.
and expedites materials to meet weekly production plans.
performance as related to delivery and quality, and works with the supply base
to resolve issues.
system to ensure 100% schedule accuracy and adherence.
documents comprehensive plans for all part number changes or usage changes.
levels to avoid excessive inventory, inventory shortages, and/or inventory
inaccuracies within defined guidelines.
business or related work experience required.
experience with planning, scheduling, and purchasing of materials, preferably
in a high volume manufacturing environment.
including experience with MS Office (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint).
multi-tasker, deal with ambiguity
written communication skills.
analytical, problem solving, and interpersonal skills.
understand and support a manufacturing schedule.
management skills, and the ability to multi-task.
to take on a variety of responsibilities to support operations.
- Team player who is willing
constantly changing environment.
FLSA Status: Exempt
Direct Reports: 0
Feb 8, 2013, 6:55:41 AM
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