This is Ali from Apn Software Services.
We have a very urgent requirement for one of our direct client based in Buyer/Expeditor in Gloucester, MA. Please let me know if you would be interested to apply for this position.
Job Title: Buyer/Expeditor in Gloucester, MA
Duration: 18+ months with possible extension
Location: Gloucester, MA
First Shift :- 7:30 am to 4:30 pm
Monitor MRP signals and release production jobs as needed to support customer demands and follow through to shipment.
· Track delivery of material to floor in EWM system.
· Liaise with purchasing to ensure materials are delivered in line with production requirements.
· Work with manufacturing to develop and implement initiatives to reduce production cycle time.
· Develop actions to reduce shortages at machine laydown and prepare "can build" optimization.
· Ensure Bill of materials (BOM) and production routings are accurate and up to date in reflection to current practice.
· Ensure accuracy of all other ERP/MRP system data such as requirements plan, item master and cost.
· Actively participate in lean activities to drive improvements across the site.
· Configure, analyze and actively drive improvements on relevant key performance indicators.
· Monitor customer service through reports and drive two way communications with internal customers.
· Manage and drive inventory reduction through pull systems, inventory counts and data management.
· Proficiency in Microsoft Office Excel
· Ability to take initiative in a fast-paced environment
· Strong communication and organizational skills, great attention to detail
· Ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines
· Experience in a "pull/kanban" environment a definite plus.
· Experience using automated materials management systems (MRP) to manage production activity in a discrete assembly environment.
· Five to ten years experience in production/material control activities in an electronic manufacturing environment.
· Knowledge of SAP with EWM (Enterprise Warehouse Management) preferred; APICS Certification a plus.
· Bachelor degree in business, management, technical, or related field.
Thanks and Regards,
APN Software Services, Inc.
39899 Balentine Drive, Suite 385, Newark, CA 94560
Direct: 510.870.8798 | Fax: 510.623.5055 |