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Sandwich, IL 60548

Job Category: Accounting & Finance Job ID: CB562830523 Pay Rate: $90,000 / year Jobs Office: DOH_OLD

Job Description

Are you looking for a new daytime role? Doherty Staffing Solutions is partnering with a leading plastic molding and manufacturing company located in Sandwich, IL. We are seeking candidate for Buyer roles. Interested? Read below for more information!  

What you’ll do as the Buyer:
  • Manage assigned raw material inventories based on defined goals using established inventory control systems and tools
  • Monitor and maintain minimal inventories of excess and obsolete materials according to the defined plan
  • Follow all facility safety rules and procedures
  • Actively participate in lean manufacturing initiatives for cost savings improvements through waste elimination
  • Maintain and follow proper compliance and quality system requirements
  • Review production schedule and material requirements regularly with the Manufacturing Planner
  • Schedule materials and sub-contractors based on requirements of the production schedule and forecast, and work with each vendor to assure adequate supplies are on hand to support the plan
  • Manage inventory and schedule orders using Kanban and quantity contracts
  • Manage vendor lead-time, transit time, and flexibility of vendor schedule
  • Resolve invoicing and receiving discrepancies

What you’ll bring to the Buyer role:
  • Bachelor’s degree in supply chain management or a related discipline preferred
  • Strong computer skills with proficiency in Microsoft Office, including working knowledge of SAP
  • Ability to communicate effectively with internal customers and suppliers
  • Must be proficient at negotiating and have analytical skills
  • Must be highly organized and able to work with little to no supervision
  • Ability to perform basic mathematic functions
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment

Take the next step and apply today! Click APPLY NOW to complete our mobile-friendly, online application. For questions or further information regarding the Buyer roles, please contact our Employment Experts directly at
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