Topcon Positioning Group is headquartered in Livermore, California, USA (topconpositioning.com). This role is based in the Fort Atkinson, WI location, where the focus is agriculture. Topcon Positioning Group designs, manufactures and distributes precise positioning products and solutions for the global surveying, construction, agriculture, civil engineering, BIM, mapping and GIS, asset management and mobile control markets. To learn more about Topcon career opportunities go to www.topconcareers.com.
Assist in the various functions of operations (e.g. Supply Chain, NPI, Warehousing) as required to support the implementation of SAP and support the start-up immediately following the ‘Go Live’ date. Support the same operations teams with the execution of day-to-day business activities to help them manage those activities while they support the SAP implementation.
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Assist with the creation of purchasing profile records in SAP
Assist with the process of re-entering and maintaining purchase orders into SAP
Work with suppliers to expedite deliveries of raw materials and components
Assist with the preparations for and execution of a physical inventory
Support the standard cost roll by reviewing and updating relevant cost data
Perform housekeeping by closing out complete or partially completed purchase orders and work orders
Support various material cost reduction and manufacturing efficiency improvement projects
Assist with the development and publication of an approved supplier list
Support the effort to identify and properly disposition excess and obsolete inventory
Support the implementation, execution, and monitoring of our cycle counting programs
Perform other duties and tasks as required
Education & Experience
Enrolled in a Business degree with at least a sophomore standing with a major or emphasis on Supply Chain or Operations.
Knowledge, Skills & Attributes
Knowledge of business environments is a plus
Taken at least one or two business courses in supply chain or production management.
Ability to learn quickly and work up to 20 hours /week
Good Communication skills
Strong skill set with the Microsoft Suite of tools.
Ability to work independently and drive project through to completion.