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Buyer at thyssenkrupp Elevator Corp

Posted in General Business 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Middleton, Tennessee

Job Description:

Your responsibilities

ThyssenKrupp Elevator Americas is currently seeking an experienced Buyer to join our world class Manufacturing Team in Middleton TN.   Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Operational Responsibilities:

  • Continuity-of-supply
  • Inventory planning / management
  • Relentless root cause analyses
  • Problem solving
  • Process improvements
  • Cost reduction (premium freight)
  • Cross-functional team involvement
  • Physical inventory
  • Office 6S
  • Other operational duties as assigned
 Transactional Responsibilities:

  • ERP / MRP management
  • Excess and obsolescence reconciliation
  • Negative inventory reconciliation
  • Invoice pricing resolution
  • Forecast generation
  • Other transactional duties as assigned

Your profile

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience preferably in a lean manufacturing culture
  • 5 years' purchasing and planning experience within a lean manufacturing culture
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Demonstrated success in year-over-year material cost reduction projects
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Basic knowledge and understanding of engineering drawings of component parts
  • Familiar with engineering change processes and bills of materials
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions