Contract, Potential Contract to Perm
Summary of Position:
The Strategic Buyer/Planner is responsible for the development and management of suppliers and all purchasing and planning activities relating to manufacturing, service and inventory control for assigned product lines. The position is also responsible for taking a lead role in optimizing inventory levels, and to be alert to material changes, shortages, unplanned scrap and material availability. Maintains the MRP system data and its integrity, prepares and analyzes reports, and supports project management of existing and new products.
The Strategic Buyer is responsible for creating the vision for their supply base to support existing products as well as new products. The position will take full ownership of key performance indicators associated with vendor scorecard performance and leading improvements when necessary.
BS Degree in Business - Supply Chain preferred - 1-3 Years Experience