Manufacturing Co has an immediate opening for a Buyer/Planner. This
position will be responsible for purchasing various parts and
materials, placing and expediting orders, inventory control,
reconciling and maintaining inventory accuracy, coordinating vendor
RGA/NCR's and working closely with QC and Freight Brokers.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
? Perform and manage the procurement of both direct and indirect
material for the support of a manufacturing plant via a MPS/MRP
? Procure and/or schedule an inbound supply chain to align with a
manufacturing SOP while attaining plant inventory
objectives/targets. Adheres to corporate and SOX policies and
guidelines in addition to sustaining plant budgets for direct and
? Ensure that purchasing documents (i.e. purchase orders), are
processed completely and accurately and submitted on-time to
suppliers; responsible for maintaining correct costs and data entry
and follows the complete procurement process from P/O submission to
? Administer, in conjunction with materials and QA management,
internal / external supplier quality accountability via a
non-conformance reporting system.
? Monitor and report on supplier on-time delivery; communicating
and working through any issues that could impact the manufacturing
process and elevating concerns as necessary.
? Work closely with corporate Commodity management as well as with
a 3rd party logistics carrier. Persistently looks for and
communicates opportunities for cost reduction / avoidance.
? Assist the materials manager in maintaining accurate physical vs.
perpetual inventory records, safety stocks, supplier forecasts,
? Work with Schedulers to ensure material arrives per production
schedule and advise schedulers of any material issues.
? BS/BA degree in Supply Chain Management or related field
? Some travel required.
? Understanding of Supply Chain configuration and principles.
? Knowledge of MPS/MRP systems. Experience with AS/400 a plus.
? Excellent interpersonal, communication, analytical skills.
? Strong knowledge of Microsoft Excel.
? APICS, CPIM (certified Planning & Inventory Mgmt).
To apply to this great opportunity call the Corona AppleOne office
today and ask for Jessica!! We are an equal employment opportunity
employer and will consider all qualified candidates without regard
to disability or protected veteran status.