Buyer

  • Location
    Gastonia, North Carolina
  • Job type
    Direct Hire
  • Category
    Office, Clerical & Administrative - Buyer / Purchasing

Adecco Direct Placement is recruiting on behalf of our client in the Charlotte, NC area for a qualified Buyer. The appropriate candidate for this role will have a background in purchasing in a manufacturing setting, as well as experience with Plastics and Resin. At least 5 years of Purchasing experience is highly preferred in this role. Please see a list of duties and responsibilities below.

Responsibilities and Duties


Sourcing: Issues purchase orders to suppliers based on projected needs from Sales, Manufacturing, Quality and Supply and Supply Chain. Ensures raw materials are shipped and received as requested. Resolves invoicing issues related to delivery quantity and price. Ensures non-conforming raw materials are properly dispositioned . Works with warehouse supervisor to ensure inbound shipments are scheduled.
Scheduling: Creates Master Production Schedule and Detail Schedule for manufacturing. Releases manufacturing orders and reconciles difference.


Qualifications and Skills

Bachelor's degree in a related field with 5 years of experience.
Demonstrate understanding of MRP and material planning concepts
ERP system experience
Ability to travel up to 20%
Flexible team player with good leadership skills
Strong interpersonal skills at all levels
Communicate effectively, both and written
Excellent Microsoft Office Skills (Excel, Access)
Excellent analytical skills and problem solving techniques
Self-motivated and able to motivate others
Demonstrated excellence in safety performance


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