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Material Planner / Buyer

Job Summary:

Manage material requirements needed to satisfy production build schedule including procurement of assigned parts.

Job Duties:

  • Creating and managing work orders and material flow to support product manufacturing. Partner with manufacturing to continue to expand KanBan system
  • Review ECO’s to understand impact on material and ensure material accurately reflects the engineering changes
  • Process material identified on non-conformance reports that requires rework and/or return to suppliers. Process work order for rework or arrange for material to be returned to suppliers
  • Initiate request for quote (RFQ), create RFQ package, obtain quotes, place orders for hardware, electrical and off-the-shelf items driven by MRP, independent demand, and internal purchase requests. Manage assigned suppliers on vendor managed inventory program
  • Expediting purchase orders, work orders, and associated material requirements to ensure timely delivery of material
  • Assist initiator with requests to add to Approved Supplier List. Implement transition of Approved Supplier List from paper to electronic files 
  • Calculate and publish on-time supplier metrics


  • Bachelors Degree in Supply Chain, Operations, Logistics, Business, Engineering or related field, or equivalent experience
  • 5-7 years progressively responsible experience in material planning; inventory control and management, and material procurement
  •  Experience with automated MRP systems, SalesForce platforms preferable
  • A team player with a proven track record and excellent communication skills
  • Strong quantitative and analytical skills with a mind set for process improvement
  • Ability to adapt to changing priorities and handle multiple tasks 
  • Detail oriented
  • Background in Lean Manufacturing and experience with Pull systems is helpful
  • APICS certification is helpful

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