Role details

Buyer

White Plains   •   USD50,000 - USD55,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Procurement Specialist
  • Senior Buyer

About Our Client

My client is a long established and family owned New York based FMCPG production and distribution company.

Job Description



  • Optimization and continuous improvement of procurement processes in the entire supply chain from supplier to customer. Build solid internal skills addressing methods, production control, procurement, internal logistics and shipping departement.
  • Build solid internal skills addressing methods, production control, procurement, internal logistics and shipping departement.
  • Monitoring and maintaining planning system (Master Production Schedule) parameters including lead times, lot sizes, resource allocation, cycle times and other factors contributing to the effective execution of the production schedule and commercialization of new business, tracking and monitoring schedule compliance and capacity utilization.
  • Lead the daily production scheduling meeting and act as a key liaison to other functional groups.
  • Structure and optimize company's purchasing practices.
  • Play central role in implementation of BOMs, production routings and SAP ERP.
  • Negotiation and preparation of logistic agreements with suppliers and customers.
  • Support to sales and customer service in matters of logistic processes and projects.
  • Work jointly with Finance/IT function to deliver working capital reduction action plans, to improve information systems and to manage transversal implementation of internal control policies.
  • Implementation of solid Supply Chain function.
  • SAP ERP roll-out.
  • Achieve significant purchasing savings.



Improvement of the Key Performance Indicators, customer satisfaction and inventory level

The Successful Applicant

  • Associate's Degree
  • 5+ years of experience
  • IT-knowledge SAP, MS-Office
  • Project management skills
  • Communication and inter-cultural teamwork
  • Good understanding of technical products and processes
  • Knowledge of paper, corrugates and packaging a plus

What's on Offer

Base plus strong benefits package on offer for the sucessful applicant.

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