Contract position: The world's largest standalone medical technology development company is currently seeking an Buyer / Planner in the Jacksonville, FL area. This is a 1-year CONTRACT position, with the possibility of extension. No per diem available.
Responsibilities for the Planner
- Support Operations' success by reading, interpreting and proactively responding to material requirements data within SAP and Supplier Managed Inventory (SMI) processes. This includes ensuring timely resolution of the day-to-day activities related to operations such as invoices, expediting, processing return of rejected parts to suppliers, obtaining replacement of rejected parts, resolving receipt issues, and responding to questions/requests from both internal customers and suppliers.
- Meet inventory goals while supporting material requirements for Production. Track inventory and make decisions according to company goals. Place timely purchase orders, expedite material and resolve payment issues with suppliers.
Requirements for the Planner
- Bachelor's degree required. 2+ years of experience required. Experience employing an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system in supply chain activities and employing materials and inventory management using the Material Resource Planning (MRP) required.
- Experience with purchasing, production planning, forecasting and supplier management. Experience managing projects and working in teams. Experience with computer applications including Microsoft office.