Associate Material Planner Buyer

  • Location
    Leetsdale, Pennsylvania
  • Job type
    Direct Hire
  • Salary
    $ 17 - $ 18 / Hour
  • Category
    Office, Clerical & Administrative - Buyer / Purchasing

Adecco Direct Placement is currently recruiting qualified candidates for an Associate Material Buyer Planner Job near Pittsburgh, PA for our client, a busy Electrical/Electronics Manufacturer. The Materials Buyer Planner will assure that procurement activity results in optimum cost, lead time, and quality of materials to be received on time. They will ensure that all material received are accurately inventoried and processed using FIFO controls. This position is responsible for procurement, identifying correct material requirements planning, and inventory management. Our client offers a base salary between $17.00 and $18.00 per hour, based on experience and a comprehensive benefits plan.

Responsibilities for the Material Buyer Planner Job near Pittsburgh, PA:

Assist in the development and maintenance of supplier relationships
Responsible for the analysis of sales orders and customer demand to determine material requirements
Assures purchasing is completed from approved vendors in accordance with established policies and procedures
In cooperation with engineering and design staff, sources components/products and negotiates pricing and contracts with suppliers
Negotiates pricing and contracts with all suppliers
Responsible for ensuring accuracy of all MRP and vendor data in ERP system
Responsible for acting on order releases and exception messages from the MRP/ERP system
Responsible for inventory accuracy and cycle count program
Collaborates with management annually to prepare plans and budgets for approval
Analyzes inventories and develops opportunities to meet strategic goals and objectives
Maintains ongoing program to identify secondary and more cost-effective sources
Assess supplier performance in accordance with ISO standards Quality


Associates Degree in Engineering, Business, or a related field, and 1 to 2 years of electronics procurement and materials planning experience in a manufacturing environment OR equivalent combination of education and experience such as a broad manufacturing background of 4 to 5 years’ experience.
All to pass client background check and physical

If you meet the above qualifications and would like to apply for this position, please click APPLY NOW and upload your most current resume or you may email your resume to our recruiter, Madeleine Felion, at Please include Associate Material Planner Buyer on the subject line of any e-mail correspondence. Questions regarding this position can be addressed by emailing or calling 814-844-6976. Thank you in advance for applying, however, only qualified candidates will be contacted.

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