Randstad Buyer in Stamford, Connecticut
salary:$25 - $35.55 per hour
date posted:Thursday, January 31, 2019
industry:Miscellaneous Manufacturing Industries
Contract position: A Buyer/Planner is needed for a leader in electronics, healthcare, and lighting in the Stamford, CT area. This position is responsible for the development of supply plans for their assigned categories. Responsible for understanding the supply needs for their categories and items. No per diem available. No travel is anticipated.
Responsibilities for the Buyer
Responsible for the forecast accuracy for specified line(s) of business. Responsible for recognizing trends or patterns and adjusting forecasts using statistical modeling techniques and qualitative data.
Evaluate the consumption plan and the financial plan to make recommendations to business stakeholders and collaborate with Production planning on promotion preparedness.
Identify and resolve out of stock issues, focusing on minimizing shortage occurrences through analysis of data and review of safety stock levels.
Requirements for the Buyer
- Bachelor's degree with at least 3 years of professional experience.
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