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Buyer Planner Job

* Responsible of direct Materials Planning, Purchasing and supply for the FF assigned.

* Responsible of the daily cell production / Schedule Planning.

* Learn, Use & Teach ABS / Lean

* Kanban in the FF assigned.

* Inventory Management

* Working with Customer Care

* Working with Suppliers

We Light the Way
This position will have responsibility for material replenishment and management. This role will ensure material availability (using optimum inventory based on Kanban) to enable on time assembly and delivery to the customer. This position will work closely with the cell leader on the floor managing the scheduling boards and Kanban boards to ensure accurate data to the cells regarding customer demand.
Job Responsibilities
  • Continuous improvement � participate in continuous improvement activities that drive the KPI�s (E, Q, D, C, I)
  • Manage the Kanban Boards � purchase material to keep the cells running
  • Manage inventory in the Focus Factory � monitor Kanban and reduce/re-size as necessary
  • Manage the Customer � act as an interface between floor and customer, communicate problems and appropriately deal with customer demand to ensure zero late
  • Manage the Kanban Process � audit the KB to check for: 1) material and no card, 2) card and no material, 3) no material and no card on board, 4) material being pulled from two bins, 5) material not in dedicated location.

Position Requirements


* 3 Years or more of experience in a similar position.

* Knowledge in purchasing procedures, scheduling, Inventory Management.

* Familiar with Lean Manufacturing tools (Std work, Kanban, 5S)

* Computer Skills Hi-level.

* Bilingual English Spanish.

Req ID:  1083

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