Buyer/Planner

Industry

Manufacturing and Production

Advert ID

USA_465718

Valid City, State or Zip Code

Libertyville

Job Type

Contract

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

USD19.00-21.00/hr

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Waukegan IL Area - (USA) 5101 Washington Street Unit 23 IL Gurnee , IL 60031

Branch Phone Number

847-689-2217

Job Description

Buyer Planner...

Duties:

Engage with Operations, Engineering and Sales to ensure purchased materials meet specifications for production and customer requirements

Review and compare supplier bids; place orders within purchasing authority; request purchase approvals when necessary; continuously improve the performance of the purchasing metrics

Analyze on hand inventory levels against production orders and purchase orders; ensure purchased materials are delivered on time for production

Place and release orders for commodities or parts for manufacturing using ERP system and Kanban processes; maintain and manage Kanban system

Schedule production to meet customer requirements while reducing setups in manufacturing

Support the procurement process through identification and/or maintenance of receiving, order quantity, safety stock, inventory control, cycle counts, etc. for direct and indirect purchases; Maintain Sarbanes Oxley compliance

Manage Material Requirements Planning (MRP) to ensure that materials supply equals demand, supports optimization of overall cost of materials and lead-time, resolves quality issues, assures on-time delivery and successful receipt of ordered materials.