About the role:
Located west of Adelaide CBD, the successful candidate will require a focus on both tactical and strategic sourcing elements and have experience in dealing with interantional and local vendors. The Purchasing Officer will be responsible for executing on MRP recommendations and manual requisitions to ensure production and aftermarket spares have the right volume of materials available at the right time. The buyer will also undertake analysis of PFEP, inventory and supplier performance and future demand liabilities to assist in optimizing material flow.
Manage Supplier relationships as related to administration, supply and operational issues
Manage the daily, weekly, fortnightly replenishments for product lines and assessing and acting on MRP recommendations
Maintain service levels of stock and KPI's to agreed targets
Partake in PFEP reviews and assess materials for lean supply opportunities to reduce DOS and E&O risk
Review requirement for economical orders for overseas suppliers should they not have been able to be ordered
Identify and execute on opportunities for sourcing or PPI savings through the supply chain
Run backorders without purchase orders reports weekly, download in excel and review and follow up
Maintain and update weekly reports for Standing Orders, Category A Stock, ETA's and acknowledgements
Responsible for reviewing the high dollar value indents daily and report on progress of shipments
Work cell metric boards including SQDC accountability.
Generate Counter-Measure reports for misses and gaps in metric data.
To be successful in the role you will need to have:
Minimum 3 to 5 years experience in Replenishment Purchasing
Exposure to Hazardous/Dangerous goods Purchasing
Comprehensive knowledge of how to import product from overseas suppliers
Tertiary qualification in supply chain /logistics
Skills & Attributes:
Good computer literacy
Understanding of purchasing processes from start to completion
Understanding of inventory management concepts and procedures
Excellent communication skills
Attention to detail and accuracy
Capable of working with others within a team environment
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