Job Details

Name
Buyer
City
Glenview
State
IL, United States
Job ID
6995
Job Description
Signode is a global company that is a progressive leader in the design, development, distribution and support of high performance machines, tools and services used in a broad range of packaging applications. Our company’s heritage goes back more than 100 years. Our products are sold around the world in developed and emerging markets under well-known and trusted brand names.

Buyer

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

·         Maintaining inventory levels, perform inventory analysis and replenish inventory as needed

·         Develop min/max levels for items

·         Interact with suppliers in expediting orders, building truckloads, and resolving issues

·         Analyze and allocate inventories

·         Develop solid relationships with suppliers, sales, customer service and operations

·         develop initiatives to reduce slow moving inventories and to improve inventory turns

·         Communicate complex inventory issues to manager

·         Generate, develop, and maintain monthly reports as assigned

·         Assist in inventory risk assessment mitigation activity

·         Expediting deliveries on select products

·         Seeking new sources of supply

·         Review inventory activities and recommend improvements

·         Place, firm, and expedite purchase orders

·         Monitor current part numbers and creates new numbers as necessary

·         Handle and reconcile receiving and invoice issues

·         Support Sourcing Specialist as required


Qualifications:

·         Bachelor's Degree

·         3-5 years purchasing or inventory management experience

·         Previous inventory replenishment and buying experience

·         Excellent communication skills both verbal and written

·         Strong mathematical and problem solving skills

·         attention to detail and critical thinking skills

·         Ability to work as a team

·         Proficiency with AX and Microsoft Office (Excel)

·         Strong sense of urgency and ability to thrive in a fast paced environment is a must



In return, we offer a competitive salary, commission program, company car, along with comprehensive benefits, including medical and dental benefits, life insurance, and 401(k).  For immediate consideration, please apply online (no phone calls, please).

Signode Industrial Group is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

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