Buyer/Planner

US-MA-Bedford
Job ID
2017-4646
Category
Manufacturing
Shift
1

Company Overview and Values

Why work at Entegris?

Lead. Inspire. Innovate. Define Your Future.

Not everyone who works for a global company shares the same background, experiences and perspectives. We leverage the differences of our employees to bring new ideas to the table. Every employee throughout the company is encouraged to share input on projects and initiatives. Our decision making process is truly a collaborative effort as we realize there are leaders at every level of the organization. We put our values at the core of how we operate as an organization — not just when it’s convenient, but in a lasting and meaningful way. We want the time and energy you spend here to have a positive impact on your life inside and outside of the office.

Entegris is a values-driven culture and our employees rally around our core PACE values: 

People 

Accountability

Creativity 
Excellence

Overview

Purchase products and services that meet specification(s) and support customer demand.  Effectively source, audit and evaluate supplier capability and performance, and take necessary actions to support manufacturing operations and meet customers’ needs.  Effectively manage supplier relationships.

Responsibilities

  • Monitor cost, schedule and scope of assigned supply chain responsibilities to assure best quality and value.
  • Obtain materials and services from suppliers at the lowest cost consistent with quality requirements, reliability of source and urgency of need.
  • Conduct supplier communication to effectively manage purchase orders, contracts and agreements, schedule’ needs, and invoice issues.
  • Represent Purchasing on project teams to assure early supplier involvement in design and development of project team requirements. Assist with the development of processes to improve supplier quality and dependability, and support organization-wide continuous improvement efforts.
  • Determine delivery and quantity needs; ensure on-time delivery of supplier products and services. Maintain appropriate quantities, safety stocks and deliveries to support inventory objectives.  Participate in MRB for rejected material disposition.  Analyze and provide disposition of excess and obsolete inventory for assigned commodities.
  • Assign and process internal Stock Transfer Order requisitions with other Entegris’ facilities to meet delivery requirements.   
  • Develop and maintain necessary records and documentation in compliance with ISO system requirements. Process MRP exception lists, manage subcontract purchases, and manage agreements for multi-plant purchases.
  • Completes other duties as assigned in support of the larger organization and production goals.

Other Responsibilities and Duties may include:

 

  • Multi-site operational requirements and management of multiple product types.
  • New product introduction support; interaction with Engineering, R & D, and Accounting.
  • Purchasing of indirect materials and services as needed.
  • Implementation of effective inventory replenishment processes (i.e. Kanban, etc.)

Qualifications

Essential Qualifications:  Bachelor’s degree in business or related field and a minimum of 5 – 7 years of purchasing and planning experience in a manufacturing environment.  Ability to read and understand work instructions and blue prints.  Proficient in the use of spreadsheets and presentation software.  Demonstrated skills in communication with internal and external customers and suppliers.  

 

Preferred qualifications:  Purchasing experience using SAP software; APICS or ISM certifications.

 

 

Our total rewards package goes above and beyond just a paycheck. Whether you’re looking to build your career, improve your health, or protect your wealth, we offer generous benefits to help you achieve your goals.

  • Very Competitive total compensation plans.
  • A 401(K) plan to help you plan for your future with an impressive employer match that’s all yours- no vesting!
  • Great health, dental and vision insurance packages to fit your needs to ensure you’re happy and healthy.
  • A progressive PTO policy that empowers our employees to take the time they need to recharge!

At Entegris we are committed to providing equal opportunity to all employees and applicants. Our policy is to recruit, hire, train, and reward employees for their individual abilities, achievements and experience without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, marital or military status.

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