Buyer/Planner

Keene, NH 03431

Employment Type: Direct Hire Category: Skilled Manufacturing Job Number: 13886

Job Description

Our client, a world-class company in the Keene, NH area, is looking for a Buyer/Planner to join their team! 

Your qualifications for the Buyer/Planner position are as follows
  • 2+ years recent/relevant experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred but not required
  • Knowledge of inventory control, materials/demand planning, and supply chain processes
  • Demonstrated negotiation skills
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Solid computer skills – Microsoft Office Suite
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Effective written/verbal communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to multitask and work efficiently with shifting priorities
  • Desire to work proactively with a high level of accuracy
Benefits you will receive as the Buyer/Planner:
  • Direct hire position
  • Full time Monday – Friday 8am-5pm with overtime as needed
  • Competitive pay depending on skills and experience
  • Health/Dental/Life insurance
  • Company funded retirement plan
  • Paid time off and holidays
As the Buyer/Planner your duties will include:
  • Work with suppliers to meet production material demand
  • Negotiate for best terms and pricing
  • Build and maintain vendor relationships
  • Collaborate with others for new product releases
  • Analyze inventory to ensure efficiencies
  • Monitor supplier performance to ensure continuous improvement
  • Maintain current in