We are looking for....
This position is responsible for the planning and preparation for production schedules. The planner has the ability to look at the chain from upstream to downstream with both short- and long-term planning in mind. The Buyer/Planner role ensures goods manufactured by employer are produced in a cost-effective way that meets quality specifications. Makes sure that goods are ready to distribute to customers by promise date. Improves a company's production and distribution processes. Ensures the production and distribution of products runs smoothly.
This Buyer/Planner job is for you if....
You like interacting within business systems to support company needs
Enjoy managing data
Are detail oriented
Like working with cross functional teams
Managing sales and work orders from start to finish to ensure on time delivery dates are met
Working with production, materials, and purchasing to meet strict schedules
Determining materials shortages to schedule to ensure team success
Reviewing demand of incoming work to currently scheduled work
Working with multiple departments to confirm timelines and commitments are met
Managing purchase requisitions
Creating, expediting, and managing of contract labor purchase orders
Negotiating prices, terms, delivery, and quality requirements
Analyzing data and make recommendations to reduce expenses while maintaining or improving quality, and delivery
Providing customer service to external and internal customers
Facilitating and providing support to production for material issues pertaining to materials quality, defects, shortages and changes
Level loading schedule to ensure capacity is met
What you'll need for this Buyer/Planner position....
2 or more years of Supply Chain Experience
Great Communication Skills
Associates or bachelor's degree or higher in Supply Chain or Business and/or equivalent experience.
Excellence in handling multiple tasks and work well under pressure; sense of both urgency and thoroughness
Advanced / Expert MS Excel skills, and proficient in other MS Office products
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Salary: $55,000.00 - $60,000.00 / Yearly
Location: MIDDLEVILLE, MI
Date Posted: July 24, 2020
Employment Type: Full-time
Job Reference: 02220-0011513188
Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting u0026 Finance