Buyer/Planner II

  • Location
    Memphis , Tennessee
  • Category
    Business Operations and Management - Purchasing
  • Job type

Adecco is assisting a local Client with 4-month contract for a Buyer/Planner II in Memphis, TN 38116. This position is for Adecco’s large British-based multinational medical equipment manufacturing company presenting a fantastic opportunity with a well-established company and offers a competitive W-2 compensation and benefits package. If you meet the qualifications, APPLY NOW!!!

Job Location: Memphis, TN 38116
Relocation: No relocation assistance is available
Length of W-2 position: 4+ Months contract with possible extension based on business need
Experience Level: Three years production planning and purchasing
Pay Rate: $24.00 - 26.00
Position Type: W-2 Only no corp-cop or third party please

Reports to Supervisor of Planning & Procurement with primary responsibilities to establish and control production schedules to include placing and expediting orders from raw materials to finished goods inventory. Review and analyze business unit data to identify trends and recommend solutions to improve performance, retention, and employee experience.


Plans orders to support Master Production Schedule. Interacts with Marketing Engineering Core Group MIS and suppliers to maximize labor & material utilization. Also coordinates inventory management activities.
maintains production material inventory and purchase plan to support the master schedule.
Maintains contact with the marketing product management & forecasting legal departmental Regulatory Affairs customs house broker manufacturing teams and Accounts Payable
Maintains current status of all raw materials and purchased component shortages that affect or will affect the assigned product line.
Releases and expedites shop orders and analyzes current short capacity.
Assists in development of annual material orders and contracts.
Coordinates the timely resolution of rejected purchased materials.
Executes purchase orders and changes to achieve optimum delivery of materials in economical lots.
Insures availability of purchased materials necessary to support the production plan while maintaining the inventory within budgeted limits.
Reviews and maintains data base integrity of assigned product lines.
Quotes new and existing projects maintains valid competitive quotations on existing products and issues purchase orders to approved suppliers as per company policy.


SAP Experience and EXCEL
Education Bachelor’s Degree (4 years of relevant experience may be substituted for Bachelor’s Degree).
Some college background with professional recognition (APICS certification) is desirable
3 years production planning and purchasing.
MRP experience desirable.
PC expertise desirable.
Focus programming helpful.

Adecco does not sponsor Visa candidates at this time. To be considered for this position, you must have the legal right to work in the US without sponsorship

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Adecco offers Consultant benefits including Holiday, 401(k), Insurance Benefit Plans. Adecco Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applicants required pass a Criminal Background and Drug screen prior to employment. Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
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