Kelly Services Buyer - Engineering in Monument, Colorado

Buyer planner

Includes Enhanced Benefits

Pay $29 per hour

OVERALL RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Raw Materials Planner has “apply” level production planning functional skills per the clients’ competency model. This role is responsible for the procurement of raw and packaging materials by converting the output of the production plan into daily/weekly material requirements. Timely execution of procurement activities to ensure availability of components to execute production schedules. The Raw Material Planner’s output optimizes the flow of materials, while considering the site’s warehouse capacity and inventory targets.

POSITION DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Responsible for the effective coordination of the material planning, purchasing and production scheduling function and ensuring timely delivery to customers of finished products

  • Identifies raw material and component requirements for production from engineering and production spec. Monitors planning modules or production planning system with current lead times, and related information.

  • Collects information regarding raw material, component and related requirements from engineering and production specifications and schedules

  • Prepares schedules and ensures timely completion of work orders for manufacturing purposes.

  • Identify opportunities to improve inventory investment through inventory entitlement model for applicable production line.

  • Analyzes product demand, sales patters, and forecasts. Production specifications and plant and supplier capacity data

  • Reviews capacity loads and identifies possible manufacturing constraints. Monitors and anticipates production issues due to capacity, and new product launches.

  • Establishes effective communication with various groups such as customers, sales offices, suppliers and/or plant production departments as required.

  • Monitors work orders from start to ensure the on time delivery of products

  • Ensures accuracy of signals for the timely ordering and delivery of components to support manufacturing activities

  • Prepares production/planning reports as required. Analyses month end activity to determine the need for forecast modification, recommends revisions.

  • Participates in new product launch meetings and assists in developing new product forecasts and production schedules.

  • Reviews support documents for scheduling such as route sheets, enters all requirements into the planning system or process as required

  • Manages and/or maintains raw material inventory investment according to inventory entitlement models.

  • Assures accuracy of database of suppliers of products used in manufacturing process.

  • Prepares orders to vendors for raw materials, packaging materials, parts, components, services, supplies, finished goods and related material needed for production.

  • Inventories goods received and identify discrepancies in order quantity and price.

  • Checks scheduled delivery dates and makes initial contact with suppliers on late deliveries.

  • Escalates issues and notifies appropriate personnel/management as appropriate.

  • Checks with warehouse and production regarding availability and movement of materials to detect shortages or overages.

  • Supports supplier or component S&OP and supplier RCCP as required.

  • Supports Lean or Six Sigma improvement initiatives.

  • Adheres to the Company’s procedures as detailed in the SOP manual

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