Your tasks


Leading key performance indicators (KPI)

  • Supplier On time delivery
  • Inventory turnover (ITO)
  • Inventory provisions (E&O)
  • Purchase price variances
  • Cost savings (purchase price)

Summary of Key responsibilities


Purchasing

  • Supervises Purchasing personnel and responsible for all 3rd party purchasing tasks
  • Sourcing of MRO (material required for organization like office supplies, tools etc.)
  • Coordinates with Sales, Manufacturing, and Quality Assurance to assure that material is available as required to meet production schedules and customer delivery requirements.
  • Handling of purchasing requisitions (BOM Materials) provided by SAP
  • Responsible for the communication of material status throughout the entire procurement cycle
  • Monitoring of supplier delivery performance in order to avoid supply constraints

Supply Chain Management

  • Constantly monitor key supplier performance (on time delivery)
  • Participate on supplier audits and meetings
  • Active collaboration with H+S global procurement / category management
  • Continuous improvement on supplier lead times
  • VMI / consignment contracts
  • Negotiate frame contracts
  • Maintain purchasing performance reports

Analysis & Continuous Improvements
  • Responsible for purchasing relevant master data in SAP/ERP
  • Defines and implements purchasing strategy
  • Runs frequent inventory analysis (low runner vs high runner / ABC-XYZ) and adjusts planning master data accordingly in order to constantly maintain a high performance
  • Responsible for various projects affecting the job holders area
  • All other relevant duties as assigned.

Your profile


Education/Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree or 5+ years’ experience in a production planning and purchasing role in a technical or production environment.
  • Minimum 3 years of supervisory experience preferred.

Skills:

  • Clear and effective communication written and verbal
  • Intermediate knowledge of ERP systems (preferably SAP / Materials Management and SCM)
  • Understanding of Supply Chain Management aspects
  • Strong purchasing skills especially in the area of negotiations with vendors and active supplier management
  • Intermediate knowledge in use of Microsoft Office ( Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • Change management
  • Attention to detail and capable of handling multiple tasks in parallel.

Personal Qualifications:

  • Customer focus and an ability to deal with customers and peers with tact and diplomacy
  • Ability to work with people from diverse backgrounds
  • Ownership and responsibility at a high level
  • Ability to prioritize and plan
  • Ability to multi-task and problem solve
  • Ability to handle change effectively

Your perspective


Physical/Mental Abilities:


Must have the physical and mental abilities needed to perform all essential tasks listed; reasonable accommodations may be made to help the job holder perform essential tasks. Must be able to work and respond well under sometimes stressful and demanding work conditions.
Warren, NJ

Your profile


Education/Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree or 5+ years’ experience in a production planning and purchasing role in a technical or production environment.
  • Minimum 3 years of supervisory experience preferred.

Skills:

  • Clear and effective communication written and verbal
  • Intermediate knowledge of ERP systems (preferably SAP / Materials Management and SCM)
  • Understanding of Supply Chain Management aspects
  • Strong purchasing skills especially in the area of negotiations with vendors and active supplier management
  • Intermediate knowledge in use of Microsoft Office ( Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • Change management
  • Attention to detail and capable of handling multiple tasks in parallel.

Personal Qualifications:

  • Customer focus and an ability to deal with customers and peers with tact and diplomacy
  • Ability to work with people from diverse backgrounds
  • Ownership and responsibility at a high level
  • Ability to prioritize and plan
  • Ability to multi-task and problem solve
  • Ability to handle change effectively
Warren, NJ

We very much hope that you are interested in the vacancy and we look forward to receiving your completed application.

Nancy Bordick ,
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