THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Plan, buy and monitor commodity and customized materials to support MiaSol- system build
Drive increasing inventory turns by developing, implementing and managing innovative material replenishment processes, including, but not limited to Kanbans, vendor managed inventory and supplier consignments
Effectively communicate forecasted requirements to external suppliers
Evaluate and act upon the material requirements plan (MRP) for assigned commodities. Generate and adjust purchase orders and/or shop work orders to support production schedules. Effectively communicate areas of concern to appropriate departments, individuals and/or suppliers. Input, maintain, and adjust records or transactions to ensure system validity.
Develop and implement programs with suppliers and internal cross functional team members that address lead time reduction, order fill rate performance, quality performance, cost reduction, and technical improvements.
Interface with Quality, Manufacturing, Engineering, Strategic Sourcing, and Suppliers to resolve quality and/or delivery issues.
Resolve shipping discrepancies, invoice errors and coordinate adjustments on open shipment orders as necessary.
Drive continuous improvement in the supply base by communicating objective performance metrics, focused on lead time reduction, on-time delivery improvement, quality improvement, and cost reduction.
Work to eliminate excess and obsolete parts, and rationalize similar parts.
Actively participate in supplier quarterly business reviews
2+ years experience working in a start-up environment
4+ years purchasing experience with ERP Production and Sales planning, control and execution systems
Oracle experience strongly desired; experience with Demand Planning; Supply Chain Planning; Purchasing and Inventory modules also preferred
Familiar with Lean Manufacturing environment processes and previous involvement in business process improvement tools and methodologies
Ability to read a wide variety of blueprints
BS or BA in Business Management, Supply Chain, or related is preferred
ISM or APICS Certification is a plus
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Santa Clara, CA 95070
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED