Philips Fremont , CA 94537
Job TitleBuyer Planner
We welcome you to join Spectranetics a Philips company as a Buyer Planner in our Fremont CA location
In this role, you have the opportunity to
You are responsible for
Maintain the MPS schedule for the BU-Operations based on commercial/clinical/R&D demand, so that orders are delivered on time, inventory is controlled and production capacity is utilized in optimum fashion.
Work with Marketing, Manufacturing, Development and Purchasing to keep abreast of disruptions and changes to MPS-plan.
Plan and control inventory levels (incl. of maintenance parts where applicable).
Places orders with suppliers and monitors the outstanding orders in terms of delivery time, quality and price.
Negotiates operational issues with suppliers.
Research and resolve exceptions in purchase orders.
Responsible for inventory levels and inventory control.
Visits suppliers and initiates & support projects to improve performance.
Propose replenishment strategy and proper data setup.
Report operational issues internally for follow-up.
Create & maintain material master data for raw materials and Finish Goods SKUs.
You are a part of
To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience
Bachelor's degree BS/BA in business administration or related major or equivalent combination of education and experience
In depth knowledge of production planning techniques
Negotiating skills for optimal Supply Chain
Teamwork and collaboration
Problem solving and decision making
Supply Chain fundamentals
Oracle/SAP knowledge preferred
In return, we offer you
You will be creating the highest quality Medical Device products that save lives and limbs. You will be driving your passion and ensuring all any quality standards are met.
Why should you join Philips?
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