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Mfg. Buyer & Planner -Electrical

HireResources a Tailored Solutions Company (WO) Stratford, CT

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

POSITION PURPOSE:
This individual is responsible for the planning and purchasing of raw material supporting production as well as developing and maintaining the production floor schedule. This position will manage select suppliers to ensure on time delivery at competitive pricing while managing inventory levels to prevent shortages and maximize turns.

JOB DUTIES:

Analyze messages from the N'IRP system and schedule production orders in a timely manner.

Forecast and plan assigned commodities based on the MRP messaging.

Manage suppliers to reduce costs, improve quality, control inventories, and ensure timely flow of material.

Monitor and report key performance metrics, including Purchase Price Variance, inventories, shortages, and supplier performance.

Manage inventories to ensure continuous production while maximizing turns.

Develop thorough working knowledge of assigned commodities and associated supplier base.

Develop a thorough working knowledge of required MRP/ERP systems (Microsoft Dynamics).

Work with shop floor personnel to ensure the production schedule is correct regarding material flow.

Bring ideas to management and be able to implement necessary process improvements.

Other duties as assigned; responsibilities and activities may change without notice.

 

 QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:  

B.S. degree and/or equivalent work experience.

Minimum of 3-5 years' experience purchasing raw materials in a manufacturing environment.

Working knowledge of MRP systems.

In-depth understanding of MRP concepts including bills of material and routings.

Must be "hands-on" with strong problem-solving acumen.

Strong analytical skills with attention to details.

Required to have an extensive working knowledge of PC functions and Microsoft Office programs including: Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint.

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, works independently, displays initiative, and solves problems with proficiency.

Company Description
HireResources recruiters are not generalists; they are specialists in their industries providing quick access to industry top talent in select industry sectors. We speak your language and understand the factors critical to your business. Each HireResources Sector Team has a specialized target recruitment function. In fact, if we do not have expertise in your industry, we will let you know this upfront.

HireResources was established in 2002, in 2015 we began a growth phase by restructuring our core business, today, HireResources is a fast-growing Staffing & Recruitment platform headquartered in Connecticut. HireResources is an open source staffing and recruiting model giving flexibility and support to top executive recruiters across the country. HireResources recruiters are thoroughly vetted and are proven professionals in the recruiting industry.

HireResources a Tailored Solutions Company (WO)

HireResources recruiters are not generalists; they are specialists in their industries providing quick access to industry top talent in select industry sectors. We speak your language and understand the factors critical to your business. Each HireResources Sector Team has a specialized target recruitment function. In fact, if we do not have expertise in your industry, we will let you know this upfront. HireResources was established in 2002, in 2015 we began a growth phase by restructuring our core business, today, HireResources is a fast-growing Staffing & Recruitment platform headquartered in Connecticut. HireResources is an open source staffing and recruiting model giving flexibility and support to top executive recruiters across the country. HireResources recruiters are thoroughly vetted and are proven professionals in the recruiting industry.

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