Job Description :
Company Overview:

Creating value by bringing together the right people to achieve results is our motto. Our clients and employees say they choose to work with us because of how we work with them - with service that exceeds their expectations and a personal commitment to their success.

Our client, a global Medical technology corporation serving Healthcare industry & technologies, seeks an accomplished Purchasing Analyst.


Description:
Materials Management is responsible for the management of material inventory levels to ensure that raw material components and manufactured products are available when needed to satisfy the plant and customer requirements.
Responsibilities include the planning and procurement of material components to minimize obsolescence and overstock situations while achieving maximum customer service levels.

Qualifications:
Bachelor''s degree in a quantitative field required.
Understanding of GMP, purchasing skills, quality of work, pricing negotiation, willingness to learn.
Good understanding of KAN-BAN system and material requirements /planning to sustain production/Customer demands.
Intermediate to advanced understanding of statistics.
Demonstrated knowledge of Continuous Improvement tools including; value stream mapping, fishbone diagrams, FMEA, pareto analysis, cost benefit analysis, etc.
Proficient in Microsoft Office.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Demonstrated leadership, people skills and high ethical standards.

Preferred Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in Operations Research or Industrial Engineering. 3-5 years'' work experience.
Lean Six Sigma experience and or certification.
Working knowledge of multi-echelon inventory models.
Experience with Minitab or similar statistical package.
Working knowledge of S&OP process.
Intermediate to advanced level user of SAP with the ability to use the SAP business warehouse.
Experience working within the Operations function with Mixed Mode assembly.
Experience implementing pull systems with suppliers to support assembly operations.



I''d love to talk to you if you think this position is right up your alley.

If you''re looking for rewarding employment and a company that puts its employees first, we''d like to work with you. We''re driven, people driven. We also offer group health Insurance (employee paid on a pre-tax basis

NOTE: “Candidates that are offered a position are required to pass pre-employment drug and background screening”