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Finished Goods Buyer Planner

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Company: LifeWork Search
Contract: PERM
Location: Warwick RI, United States


We are currently working with a 100 year-old organization that is committed to making products that are best in class. This is a stable organization that is still growing and expanding into regions worldwide. Winning Wal-Mart’s vendor of the year award on several occasions and dominating their category with on-line retailers like Amazon, this is an organization we’d be excited to be a part of. To help ensure their ongoing success, they are looking to bring on a Buyer / Planner.

Position Description
- Responsible for global inventory planning, supply planning and managing capacity constraints based on demand;
- Manage the supply chain from placement of P.O. to goods receipt, ensuring product is available to meet customer demand;
- Identify excess, obsolete and discontinued inventory issues;
- Drive inventory planning enhancements to minimize operational constraints;
- Develop and maintain metrics to monitor vendor performance;
- Direct communication with Asian suppliers.
- Protect the financial performance of the organization by identifying potential supply chain issues.

Background Required:
- Highly energetic individuals with 4+ years of inventory planning experience;
- Experience dealing with overseas suppliers is a plus;
- Demonstrated analytical skills;
- Bachelor’s Degree is preferred;
- Strong working knowledge of advanced planning applications, ERP systems (i.e. SAP) and Excel;
- Proven track record of success in similar role.

Miscellaneous:
- Compensation commensurate with experience;
- Strong benefits package.

 





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