Creative Foods

CAREERS

Buyer (ID. 73)

US - NY - Perry

JOB DESCRIPTION

Essential Job Functions:

  • Liaise between manufacturing operations and supplier partners
  • Analyze ERP/MRP requirements and issue purchase orders to meet the business needs
  • Monitors Blanket Order levels and elevates any potential shortages
  • Work directly with suppliers to resolve issues with delivery
  • Communicate delays or issues with materials to production and other effected areas
  • Coordinate activity with Logistics for inbound and damaged materials
  • Uses optimized purchasing methods to prevent unnecessary costs
  • Work with Production Manager and QA to resolve any quality issues with raw and packaging materials
  • Work with members of the R&D team on introducing new materials by forecasting material needs and applying the appropriate purchasing strategy
  • Prepare and report on weekly performance metrics
  • Comply with company’s policies and procedures
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Non Essential Job Functions:

  • Work closely with CFI department heads and teams to assess and implement continuous improvement initiatives
  • Performs other related duties required and assigned
  • Daily interaction with Production Manager, Production planner, Logistics Manager and Director of Supply Chain
  • Frequent interaction with Sales


QUALIFICATIONS

Requirements:

  • An Associate’s degree or more than 5+years of experience within planning
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong Problem Solving/Analysis
  • Strong Project Management skills
  • Ethical Conduct
  • Time Management

Other Skills/Abilities:

  • Previous experience using: Microsoft Word, Excel, NAV, Power Point, Internet Applications

Current Opportunities

Perry, NY

1 Lincoln Avenue
Perry, NY 14530

Perry, NY

1 Lincoln Avenue
Perry, NY 14530

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