Determines the appropriate weekly raw materials order quantity to ensure the timely and accurate flow of goods to all manufacturing locations.
Analyzes various planning reports and tools to determine amounts needed and verifies the availability with predetermined vendors.
Works with Operations (Planners) to ensure production plan requirements are met.
2. Responds to and resolves inquiries from VF Coalitions and sub-contractor locations regarding problems with raw material inventories.
Communicates exceptions to the production plan to ensure appropriate response steps are taken to adjust the plan.
3. Monitors and expedites existing orders. Analyzes various reports to determine status of orders and acts accordingly. Maintains and performs systems updates on all open purchase orders, ASN’s, and MTA’s to insure reporting accuracy.
4. Works with logistics and import / export functions to ensure the timely and cost effective flow of goods to all manufacturing locations.
Years of Related Professional Experience : 3+
High School Diploma required bachelor’s degree preferred.
Related purchasing experience preferred.
Bi-lingual (English / Spanish) in both written and oral communications
English proficiency required.
Good written and verbal communications skills.
Proficiency with Microsoft and Word.
Detailed oriented with decision making ability and initiative.
Works well under minimal supervision.
Strong organizational skills with attention to detail.