Planner-Buyer Mark Andy, Inc.
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Mark Andy is seeking a Planner-Buyer to perform duties required to negotiate, procure, and expedite purchased parts and materials in support of the company?s Master Production Schedule and inventory objectives. If you are interested in this position, please email your resume and any other pertinent information to Mark Andy Human Resources.
Duties include but are not limited to the following:
Negotiating, procuring, and expediting purchased parts and materials in support of the company?s Master Production Schedule and inventory objectives.
Review planned order requirements or Kanban replenishment signals for assigned purchased components and place purchase orders with suppliers.
Process purchase requisitions to procure required components or materials.
Monitor and react to system database to reschedule messages and or cancel messages in a timely manner.
Monitor inventory levels of assigned components. Adjust ordering methods to assure appropriate level of material flow.
Expeditiously respond to requests for status of purchase orders, or short lead time requests supporting Aftermarket or production needs.
Negotiate and implement cost containment and reduction opportunities.
Recommend to manufacturing / distribution/ engineers, process improvement ideas developed internally or jointly with suppliers.
Analyze the requirements of materials, including preliminary specifications, preferred supplier, and the date material is needed.
Solicit and evaluate proposals for requested materials.
Investigate and/or interview potential suppliers to determine if they meet the specified requirements.
Assure materials are delivered on schedule, at the negotiated price, and meet the quality standards of the company.
Maintain timely controls of orders, amendments, shipping notices, and other documents to assure accurate retention of records.
Coordinate appropriate methods needed to distribute commodity in a cost effective manner.
Evaluate near misses and accidents and implement necessary policies to eliminate risk.
Bachelor?s degree and/or 3+ years of purchasing experience in a lean manufacturing environment
Oracle manufacturing software (version 11.5.10 or higher) JBA software preferred but not required
Manufacturing and distribution work experience; lean and continuous improvement methodologies experience a plus.
APICS or CPM certification desirable
Must have a hands-on in-depth knowledge of inventory management.
Excellent communication skills, presentation and writing skills.
Solid skills in MS Office with Intermediate skills with Excel
Proven ability to negotiate.
High attention to detail and organizational skills.
Ability to work in a fast pace environment.
Excellent follow up and problems solving skills.
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THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED