Ref No.: 18-02845
Location: Irving, Texas
Start Date / End Date: 04/19/2018 to 04/19/2019
Description:
JOB DESCRIPTION - BUYER/PLANNER
(FIELDGLASS TEMPLATE - BUYER l)

Position Summary: Supports the manufacturing operation with the timely purchase/delivery of raw material supplies to maintain the monthly MPS build schedule.

Responsibilities:
Professional correspondence with suppliers.
Proficiency in preparing summary documents for an upper management level audience.
Aids in developing cost reduction plans and in leading improvement projects.
Coordinates activities involved with procuring goods and services for the organization.
Reviews inventory, requirements, safety stock, usage, open orders and lead times to assure product is available to support the operations of the plant.
Confers with suppliers to obtain product or service information such as price, availability, lead time, and delivery.
Negotiates within budgetary limitations and scope of authority.
Prepares formal request for quotation packages and bid packages.
Reviews and processes purchase requisitions.
Assures compliance with regulatory controls by fully understanding company and departmental DOP's and SOP's.
Manages corrective action processes related to supplier non-conformances and adequately resolves supplier related issues.
Monitor vendor performance through KPIs and provide feedback to supplier.
Review and establish material and inventory requirements necessary to meet sales demand. Maintain effective and efficient inventory supply.
Ensure contract compliance.
Interface with QA personnel, management, customers, vendors regarding defective or unacceptable goods or services to determine source of trouble and initiate required corrective actions.

Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree from a four year college or university or equivalent.
Five years related experience or equivalent combination education and experience.
1-3 years procurement/sourcing experience preferred
1-3 years of Materials, Supply Chain, Engineering or Supplier Quality experience is required.


NOTE: This position description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.
Hours per Day 8
Hours per Week 40
Total Hours 2,096.00

Attachments​


Position Title: Buyer/Planner Reports to: PPL Manager
Department: Supply Chain Revision Date: 03/10/2017
Primary Location: North America-United States-Texas-Irving Organization: Mentor Texas LP (6182)


Position Summary: Supports the manufacturing operation with the timely purchase/delivery of raw material supplies to maintain the monthly MPS build schedule.

Responsibilities:
< >Professional correspondence with suppliers.Proficiency in preparing summary documents for an upper management level audience.Aids in developing cost reduction plans and in leading improvement projects.Coordinates activities involved with procuring goods and services for the organization.Reviews inventory, requirements, safety stock, usage, open orders and lead times to assure product is available to support the operations of the plant.Confers with suppliers to obtain product or service information such as price, availability, lead time, and delivery.Negotiates within budgetary limitations and scope of authority.Prepares formal request for quotation packages and bid packages.Reviews and processes purchase requisitions. Assures compliance with regulatory controls by fully understanding company and departmental DOP's and SOP's.Manages corrective action processes related to supplier non-conformances and adequately resolves supplier related issues.Monitor vendor performance through KPIs and provide feedback to supplier.Review and establish material and inventory requirements necessary to meet sales demand. Maintain effective and efficient inventory supply.Ensure contract compliance.Interface with QA personnel, management, customers, vendors regarding defective or unacceptable goods or services to determine source of trouble and initiate required corrective actions.Qualifications:
< >Bachelor's degree from a four year college or university or equivalent.Five years related experience or equivalent combination education and experience.1-3 years procurement/sourcing experience preferred1-3 years of Materials, Supply Chain, Engineering or Supplier Quality experience is required.NOTE: This position description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.