Buyer / Planner



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Salary Range

USD50000.00-70000 per year

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Minnesota Engineering - (USA) 3600 Minnesota Drive Suite 850 MN Edina , MN 55435



Job Description

Our Hialeah client has an immediate need for a Buyer/Planner. This role is responsible for and manages purchasing, materials requirements planning, and product life cycle, among other things for the assigned product families.

As the Buyer/planner of a set of product families this person is responsible for creating, maintaining, and updating the production plan/schedule and alert management of any foreseen issues and/or bottlenecks vulnerabilities related to material, equipment or resources.

Buyer/planners are responsible for compiling data from sources both internal and external as necessary. Are responsible for presenting data in a format conducive and understandable by audiences coming from all areas of the organization.

Buyer/planners are responsible to conduct monthly meetings based on the chosen format and frequency.


* Planning

* Setup and modify as needed new and existing parts, and routings in Netsuite

* Notification of any spikes or changes to customer demand and initiate appropriate next steps with related stakeholders

* Coordinate changes in parts (i.e. rev levels, BOMs, etc.) with Customer Service, Sales, Engineering, Production, and Accounting, and update Netsuite accordingly

* Review production specifications, identify, and report plant capacity constraints

* Early communication of parts/material shortages and initiate next steps actions

* Coordinate with production, purchasing and finance teams to develop and maintain scheduling parameters

* Production Scheduling

* Create, monitor, analyze, plan and execute daily production schedules for production parts in accordance with the standard best practices

* Develop production schedules in accordance with sales forecast, machine and employee capacity, and new business opportunities

* Single point of contact for production scheduling

* Efficiently assign production to minimize company costs and meet delivery deadlines.

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