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POST DATE 9/1/2016
END DATE 10/18/2016
Grand Rapids Fin & Account, MI
Grand Rapids, MI
JOB DESCRIPTIONAdecco is looking for the best and brightest buyers in the Grand Rapids area for a great opportunity!
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Develops and manages production schedules for a production cell
Assesses and establishes capacities of work cells through continuous review of set up times, routings and run-rates of production machinery
Meet inventory goals while achieving finished goods service levels to customers
Ensures that production schedules are in sync with purchased materials schedules to streamline and optimize Aspen s total supply chain costs
Negotiates with suppliers for materials and services by achieving the lowest total cost
Selects, evaluates and develops new sources supply
Manages the Approved Supplier List
Responsible for managing supplier delivery and quality performance
Establishes account/credit and terms
Places purchase orders and expedites materials as required to support production schedules
Follows environmental and safety regulations and acts in compliance with US laws
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS:
Bachelor's degree in Business, Purchasing, Supply Chain Management, Operations Management or an equivalent combination of education and experience
3-5 Years Purchasing and/or Production Planning experience in a manufacturing environment preferred
ERP software experience particularly, an in-depth knowledge of MRP preferred
Familiarity with total cost analysis concepts
Experience with ERP forecasting software
Proficient in Microsoft Office including, Word, Excel and Outlook
Certification in APICS or ISM a plus.
If interested and qualified, please apply today at www.adeccousa.com!