Supply Chain/Buyer

Location: DeLand, Florida US


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Job Number: 21193

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Job Description
JOB SUMMARY: In close partnership with the Production Manager and Customer Service, is responsible for ensuring products can be manufactured and shipped to meet customer requirements and specifications, while maintaining optimal inventory levels. Analyzes and plans material requirements by determining the quantity and date materials are needed to ensure optimal inventory levels.

  • Negotiates, plans and administers purchase orders for raw materials and supplies according to customer requirements and the Company's commitment to cost and quality
  • Utilizes and applies MRP principles and processes to manage proper inventory levels and replenishment flow
  • Proactively works with suppliers to expedite part deliveries to meet volatile production demands
  • Generates and processes cycle count reports, exception reports, shipment forecasts and month-end reports as needed to management and/ or customers
  • Coordinates, schedules and determines work flow priorities of production floor
  • Works with engineering to create part numbers and production routers in the ERP system
  • Maintains effective communication with operations management to facilitate flow of materials and update production status
  • Actively participates in meetings to discuss open issues, first articles, commitment dates, production/ delivery status
  • Other duties as asigned

Educations and/or Experience
  • High School Diploma required; Bachelor degree preferred
  • Minimum 5 years in a Supply Chain role, manufacturing environment preferred
  • 1-2 years strategic buyer experience required

Computer Skills
  • Working knowledge of all Microsoft Office applications and MRP systems

Other Skills and Abilities
  • CIPM certification preferred

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to handle and feel, as well as reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 30 pounds. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
The physical requirements section describes the physical demands and environment of the job and lists the basic physical conditions needed to perform the job. This section should also list specific physical requirements such as lifting heavy objects and standing for long periods of time.

Job Location
DeLand, Florida, United States
Position Type

City: DeLand

Location_formattedLocationLong: DeLand, Florida US

State: Florida

Community / Marketing Title: Supply Chain/Buyer

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Requisition Number: 2015595

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© An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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