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Buyer 

Reports to: Supply Chain Manager

Location: This job is located at our headquarters in Clearwater, FL.

Job Summary: The Buyer is a key member of the procurement & purchasing team, responsible for Inventory purchasing, planning, and forecasting.

Responsibilities:             

  • Help to streamline the creation of accurate BOM specifications and developing a long lead strategy.
  • Develop purchasing strategy for consolidated buys and work to better leverage suppliers.
  • Develop strong vendor relationships for handled products.
  • Learn the procurement system expertly (Sage 100c & Sage Inventory Advisor)
  • Purchasing responsibility for strategic accounts.
  • Perform various Inventory account reconciliations.
  • Maintain ERP and conduct audits on inventory through cycle counts.
  • Provide weekly reports to manager on expenditures.

Requirements:

  • Excellent Organizational Skills
  • Excellent verbal/written skills
  • 2+ years of experience working in a manufacturing environment.
  • Knowledge in Cost Accounting
  • Must be able to work within deadlines and provide timely reporting
  • Desire to work in a fast paced, changing environment. 
  • Fluent with the Microsoft Suite of products with intermediate experience with Excel
  • Experience with Sage ERP & Sage Inventory Advisor preferred.
  • Maintain safe work environment, follow safety procedures.

Work Environment:       

  • Office with frequent Gemba Walks.
  • 4 value streams moving through a Lean Culture Change process.

Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/related major.
  • Production/Manufacturing experience
  • Inventory analysis and tracking
  • Must be a self-starter, highly dependable/reliable and work with little supervision.
  • Strong accounting understanding with cost accounting experience a plus
  • Must have a great can-do attitude, detail oriented able to meet deadlines and possess strong communication skills.
  • Knowledge of Lean Principles & Language, UL Standards, and NFPA standards is a plus.
  • APICS training and certification in production control and inventory management a plus.

Get in touch

Clearwater: 11500 47th Street North, Clearwater, FL 33762

Houston: 16420 W Hardy Rd #100, Houston, TX 77060

Get In Touch With The Clearwater Office:
(800)-633-7055
Info@Kemcosystems.com

Get In Touch With The Houston Office:
(281)-873-5555
Bja@Kemcosystems.com

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