Tactical Buyer Manager
For our client, a leading global producer of aerial work platforms and material telehandlers, we are looking for a Tactical Buyer Manager.
Logistics & Transport
Providing leadership to Tactical Buyers on planning parameters as they relate to flow of material through the manufacturing process;
Being responsible for the development of effective training on current and progressive purchasing processes and systems to meet evolving inventory objectives;
Identifying opportunities, implements solutions and follows up to ensure resolution regarding ongoing supplier performance issues, causes of shortages, space constraints, frequency of delivery, appropriate packaging, other process and systems issues;
Being responsible for maintaining communication between tactical procurement and other company's departments to mitigate shortages through emphasis on on-time delivery across the company’s supply base;
Working with Strategies Purchasing to achieve continuous improvement across the corporate supply base;
Maintaining close communications with Manufacturing/Materials to determine short and long term solutions to mitigate shortages and improve efficiency;
Creating, controlling and measuring the scheduled.
Experience in Purchasing in a multinational environment, at least 3 years;
Experience in using an ERP system - MAPICS is a plus;
Good knowledge of MS Office package;
Proficiency in English, additional European Language is a plus.
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