Planner

Job ID 2019-0258

Planning/Procurement Stamford, Connecticut


Description

Position at Conair Corporation

Responsibilities:

  • Plan and evaluate the Inventory to maintain the right inventory levels based on lead-times, safety stocks, and vendor reliability.
  • Monitor inventory levels daily reacting quickly to any over/undersells.
  • Procure materials to meet production schedules; responsible for ensuring supply of materials from qualified vendors to factory receiving.
  • Create and Maintain relationships with overseas and domestic vendors; warehouse staff and marketing to ensure consistent and reliable supply of materials.
  • Problem Solving Skills: Analyze Inventory processes to identify gaps, propose improvements and implement quickly.
  • Critical Thinking Skills:  Support and make suggestions to improve productivity, quality, and efficiency of operations through vendors and supply of materials.
  • Maintain multiple spreadsheets including price files; open purchase order files and ad-hoc reporting.