Buyer / Planner

Up to $80,000 to start plus full benefits

Far West Side of Chicago, IL - Near Oak Park

Position Type:
Full-time | Direct-hire

Job Description:

Operations / Purchasing / Planning, Strategy and Analysis
Buyer / Planner

As Buyer / Planner, you will:

- Receive complete training
- Administer the inventory database
- Learn to coordinate purchasing operations
- Perform vendor management functions
- Review customer purchase orders for accuracy and completeness
- Enter and process purchase orders
- Monitor open orders, inventory supply levels, customer demand patters and shipping schedules
- Generate routine and special reports and forecasts
- Make updates to lists and spreadsheets
- Conduct routine and ad hoc analysis
- Assist with vendor evaluation and selection processes
- Provide actionable strategic guidance based on your analysis
- Make updates to lists and spreadsheets
- Contribute to continuous improvement efforts
- Manage special projects
- Perform other duties as assigned

Up to $62,000 to start plus full benefits

An ideal candidate profile will include:

- At least 3 years of Supply Chain Operations, Purchasing, Inventory Management or similar experience
- Purchasing Planning, Forecasting and Analysis skills


- Intermediate to advanced Microsoft Excel skills
- A High School Diploma or Equivalent


+++ NetSuite proficiency

Far West Side of Chicago, IL - Near Oak Park

JobGiraffe's client is a distributor of metal products for industry.

Enhanced health safety policies, protocol and measures are in place within the office.

Please submit your resume by using the Apply Now feature.

All resumes submitted will be reviewed based on the candidate profile listed above.

Candidates with the most relevant background will be selected first and asked to participate in a screening.

Initial screenings can be done by phone, FaceTime or Skype from 7AM to 7PM Mondays through Saturdays.

JG ID #22-1804 - Chicago, IL 60639

Relevant Skills, Experience, Industries:
Management Skills - People or Projects Supply Chain 1 - Purchasing, Materials Mgmt, Product Design, Production Planning, QA, Inventory, etc. Management Skills - People or Projects, Wholesalers, Brokers, Distributors, Retailers, Importers, Trade, Exchange

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