Janicki Industries/Sedro Woolley Published: February 27, 2020
Location
Sedro Woolley, Washington
Job Type

Description

POSITION DESCRIPTION

It is the responsibility of the Buyer/Planner to purchase materials, supplies, equipment and services used by Janicki Industries.  The Buyer/Planner is responsible for meeting cost, quality and delivery goals and providing the highest levels of customer service; coordinating closely with the Materials, Operations, Engineering and Quality functions to ensure Suppliers meet or exceed Janicki Industries Quality and Delivery Objectives.  The Buyer/Planner is responsible for interfacing with materials and operations teams to manage and plan inventory levels.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Generates purchase orders, maintains data and coordinates payment in ERP system
  • Provides outstanding levels of customer service
  • Interfaces with the Materials and Operations teams to manage and plan inventory levels
  • Interfaces with the Quality team to manage supplier quality issues
  • Negotiates best prices and terms for materials and services
  • Ensures processes comply with AS9100 quality requirements
  • Ensures contract terms are adhered to and deliverables met
  • Interfaces with internal customers on supplier issues
  • Responsible for maintaining effective relationships with strategic suppliers and monitoring performance
  • Manages significant bid packages from inception to contract award to maximize total value
  • Develops, implements and manages vendor managed inventory programs
  • Behavior: The incumbent must work well under pressure, meeting and completing multiple deadlines. The incumbent shall, at all times, demonstrate cooperative behavior with colleagues and supervisors.
  • Performs other duties as assigned