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INVENTORY BUYER / PLANNER

TalentStream Duluth ,GA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

 Responsibilities of the INVENTORY BUYER / PLANNER  include:

·       Procure, track and manage goods to meet planned and actual demand, by owning all supplier relationships and supplier management activities.

·       Place orders to support the forecast to optimize both product availability and turnover with attention to lead times, MOQs and container fill.

·       Ensure the database contains current, accurate supplier information, contract, purchase order and purchasing-related item data. 

·       Plan and execute supply chain plans to meet inventory replenishment requirements, safety stock levels and optimal inventory velocity such as turns, in-stock rates, fill rates, delivery rates, etc.

·       Setup and maintain reorder points and ERP inputs/outputs and MRP drivers.

·       Monitor new developments, product life cycle trends, and analysis on product portfolio performance

·       Work directly with supply chain leadership on cost reduction projects and other assigned projects

·       Work cross functionality with sales to develop supply plans based on demand planning requirements.

·       Responsible for ensuring timely delivery to customers by managing inventory levels in 3PL partners’ distribution network.           

 

To be considered for the INVENTORY BUYER / PLANNER position, candidates should meet the following requirements:

 

      EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:

·       2-5 years’ experience in procurement/replenishment in a wholesale, retail or e-comm environment preferably with international suppliers

·       College Degree in Supply Chain, Business, Finance or Accounting Preferred

·       Certification in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) and/or Purchasing (CPM), highly desirable

·       Proven computer skills — database, spreadsheet, written communication including electronic communications: (ERP, MS Office, particularly Excel and Word)

o   Experience with NetSuite ERP preferred

·       Strong analytical, decision-making, problem solving skills required with the ability to interpret system data and reports to meet demand

·       Ability to work independently, set priorities, and meet deadlines.

·       Effective, written and verbal communication skills required.

·       Capable of building strong partnerships with stakeholders, and desire to grow career with a rapidly

Company Description
In today’s world of technology, the recruitment and matching process has become automated, and personal relationships have become something of the past – we’re on a mission to change that! TalentStream specializes in helping organizations source top talent in the Engineering, Manufacturing and Supply Chain space. We provide talent on a Direct Hire and Contract-to-Hire basis.

TalentStream

Why Work Here?

TalentStream specializes in helping companies find top talent in the Engineering, Manufacturing and Supply Chain space.

In today’s world of technology, the recruitment and matching process has become automated, and personal relationships have become something of the past – we’re on a mission to change that! TalentStream specializes in helping organizations source top talent in the Engineering, Manufacturing and Supply Chain space. We provide talent on a Direct Hire and Contract-to-Hire basis.

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Duluth, GA
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