Buyer Planner

Adecco is currently assisting a large client in their search for a Buyer/Planner


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Responsibilities, Qualifications, & Details:

Job Title: Buyer/Planner

Location: San Diego, CA 92121

Rate: $22.00+/hr.

Duration:  3+ months – Starting 09/18/2018



We are looking for a talented, self-motivated, organized and committed individual for our Buyer/Planner (BP) position. The BP’s essential role is to ensure that all necessary materials to support production needs are met in a timely manner, at the lowest cost, and at the highest quality.

Job Responsibilities:
• In this role the BP is responsible for ensuring all materials are available to support the Production Plan.
• The BP works to ensure materials are available to maintain daily production while minimizing inventory using techniques including Kanban, JIT, etc.
• The BP may assist in the creation and maintenance of Bills of Materials and Part Number information in the respective enterprise-wide systems.
• Analyze, purchase and schedule orders for raw material, services, fixed assets, and tooling. Track deliveries as required for factory operations. Perform tactical purchasing duties (expedites, defers, past due follow ups, etc.)
• Works closely with management to resolve component shortages
• Responsible for communicating material status to production and management.
• Effectively manage inventory levels to support production and inventory goals.
• Builds and maintains strong working relationships with internal customers.
• Maintain and comply with ISO9001, ISO 13485 and customer requirements.
• Other duties as assigned.

• Bachelor’s Degree required, preferably in Supply Chain
• 1-3 years, manufacturing environment preferred
• Advanced MS Excel skills required
• Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment
• Must have outstanding organizational skills and a proven ability to manage projects and work schedule to meet multiple deadlines and expectations
• Good follow-though skills with a strong sense of urgency required
• Demonstrate leadership ability for future job growth
• Knowledge and understanding of Supply Chain concepts
• Experience with Power Supplies and Electronics in a manufacturing environment
• Excellent communications skills and desire to interact with customers
• The successful candidate must possess an analytical mind-set and attack problems with great curiosity and attention to detail



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IMPORTANT: This position is being recruited for by Adecco’s National Recruitment Center, not your local Adecco Branch Office. To be considered for this position, you must use the “apply now” button to submit your resume.


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