Ref No.: 18-42946
Location: Lincolnton, North Carolina
Position Type:Contract
Experience Level: 5 Years
Pay Rate : $ 23.00 - 27.00 /Hour
Skill Type
Skill Type:Professional
Buyer/Planner needed for an immediate 7+ month contract assignment with our client in Lincolnton NC. Please apply below and call us today for further detail and immediate consideration. Thank you.

Dan Regan - Professional Recruiter - Nesco Resource, LLC - 603.417.6070 - DRegan@NescoResource.com

The Finished Goods Buyer/Planner is responsible for managing externally sourced finished goods, focusing on inventory optimization, customer order fulfillment and cost reductions. This role also coordinates demand planning between the Product Managers and DC Inventory Planner and addresses supplier performance issues, including delivery, packaging, and invoicing.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

•Support day to day execution of all purchasing/planning activities (PO creation, expediting, invoice resolution, etc.)
•Troubleshoot process failure modes and implement corrective actions
•Work closely with Order Entry team to ensure accurate delivery dates are communicated to the customer
•Utilize ACE/lean principles to effectively drive continuous improvement
•Support/Lead transfers of work and new product introductions (NPI's)
•Identify and implement cost reduction opportunities
•Interface with Operations, Sourcing and Engineering teams as required to achieved key department and plant metrics
•Identify and disposition slow moving or obsolete material

Nesco Resource is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, or veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristics with respect to employment opportunities.