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Mitsui Bussan Logistics Inc. Irving, TX

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

 

Mitsui Bussan Logistics Inc., an established and growing Demand Chain Management company, is seeking a responsible, professional and motivated person to join our team as a Buyer/Planner

 

Buyer/Planner Responsibilities

• Monitor weekly and monthly item level demand forecast planning and development

• Assist with new item introduction and deletion, item maintenance and other procedural tasks

• Efficient multiple warehouse inventory replenishment planning and purchase order administration

• Proactive production planning and coordination with suppliers based on demand patterns and trends

• Proactive customer distribution center inventory replenishment planning and order management (VMI - Vendor Managed Inventory environment) for multiple locations

• Order delivery communication and facilitation between suppliers, carriers, customers and warehouse operators

• Create Purchase Orders and monitor transportation activities to assure high fill-rate at customer’s distribution locations

• Research root-cause of any service level issues (i.e. out-of-stock, excessive inventory, irregular or late shipments) and provide analysis of how to remedy for future

• Review and develop insights into demand trends and patterns

• Maintain current spreadsheets that analyze day-to-day operational activities with ability to develop one’s own analysis

• Prepare customer invoices

• Review, research discrepancies and match supplier invoices

• Research and resolve customer payment discrepancies and/or deductions

• Support customer payment collection and credit line monitoring

• Maintain vendor certificates of insurance

• Perform other duties as assigned

Buyer/Planner Qualifications

• 3 years of experience preferred

• Advanced Excel skills

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills required

• Professional customer service skills

• Strong aptitude for numbers and data analysis, quick learner, problem-solver

• Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)

• Experience with SAP is a plus

• Detail oriented, accurate with good organizational and time management skills

• Self-starter, highly motivated and results-oriented

• Multi-tasking ability in a complex product flow environment a must

• Ability to support a highly dynamic product mix

• Experience in a purchasing, procurement area is a plus (Preferably within a VMI environment)

• Knowledge of warehousing and transportation, and national wholesale distribution

• Willingness to cross-train on complimentary positions and provide back-up support where and when needed

Education Requirements

• Bachelor’s Degree required, with a preference for Supply Chain Management or Business Administration

Company Description
Mitsui Bussan Logistics Inc. is an established and growing company providing Demand Chain Management services to North American based convenience store operators and their upstream supplier and wholesale distribution partners.

Mitsui Bussan Logistics Inc.

Mitsui Bussan Logistics Inc. is an established and growing company providing Demand Chain Management services to North American based convenience store operators and their upstream supplier and wholesale distribution partners.

Address

3200 Hackberry Road Irving

Irving, TX
75063 USA

Industry

Business

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