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Winter Park Florida - $50k to $63k Full Time Posted: Thursday, 13 June 2019

Company is rooted in the opportunities enabled by new optical measurement technologies, active in nearly every market, industry and aspect of life.

Company seeks to be at the forefront of solving pending challenges for the quality of life for all. It is the possibility of modular spectroscopy overcoming these challenges that fuels our passion - a passion that finds its way into everything we do. We need problem solvers - keen scientific and engineering minds who can help to troubleshoot problems and ensure that the solutions work successfully, because that's how we grow our sales. How can you help to change the world for the better? We look forward to discovering that answer, together!

Position Purpose

Manages and assumes responsibility for component and finished goods supply of multiple product lines, planning and buying for materials requirements and ensuring flow of materials to the production floor and customer

Position Responsibilities:

  • Perform material requirements planning through high interaction/coordination with manufacturing personnel and external suppliers

  • Driving forward our Lean Conversion by implementing consignment, Kanban, just-in-time, postponement and other materials strategies to reduce inventory while increasing delivery.

  • Provide materials support by coordinating and scheduling material purchase orders based on production needs/Kanban pulls.

  • Check requisitions and purchase orders for completeness and clarity. Obtain necessary missing information where required.

  • Effectively manage material requirement changes resulting from Engineering Change Notifications (ECNs), product End of Life (EOL) or product End of Support (EOS).

  • Maintain integrity of Oracle data and manage inventory; maintain accuracy of inventory transactions throughout entire planning process

  • Analyze and enter component purchase price that accurately represents the quoted price from the Supplier.

  • Participate in the Daily Management process by taking full ownership of exceeding delivery and inventory targets.

  • Provide support to the manufacturing line by resolving all material issues in a timely manner and interfacing with materials group, customer service, quality, and suppliers to insure all customer needs are met or exceeded.

  • Train and facilitate the upgrade of the Kanban system to improve inventory turns and eliminate part shortages

  • Participate on new product development teams by focusing on the material needs of the project

  • Assist Quality in obtaining RMA # from suppliers and address delivery issues through Supplier Corrective Action Requests (SCAR) process

  • Manage vendor relationships, performance and delivery with internal partners and lead Matrix management efforts and initiatives.

  • Assess and build annual sourcing initiatives that provide detailed service commodity strategies that identify objectives, leverage spend initiative, and milestone timelines

  • Expedite and follow up or material orders

  • Work closely with Production to process customer orders as quickly as possible

  • Conduct clerical duties as requested.

Position Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain preferred; BS/BA degree or 2-3 years of equivalent professional experience in buying and planning function.

  • Basic understanding of MRP, cycle counts, BOM's, ECO process, item attributes, etc.

  • Distribution or Manufacturing environment experience strongly preferred

  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as procedures, schematics, BOM, etc.

  • Ability to read and understand blueprints and drawings preferred

  • Highly proficient in Excel and other Microsoft applications (PPT, Outlook, etc.)

  • Experience working in ISO environment

  • Pull system/Kanban system, JIT, Min/Max MRP system working knowledge required/
    implementation preferred

  • Excellent Communication/Presentation Skills

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.

  • International experience preferred.

  • ERP experience, preferably Oracle

Winter Park Florida, United States of America
$50k to $63k
Bill Alford
6/13/2019 9:05:58 AM

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