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BUYER/PLANNER (Medical Device)

Company: Millstone Medical
Location: Fall River
Posted on: June 16, 2022

Job Description:

Come join Millstone Medical and become part of a high growth company where you will have the opportunity to learn and grow in an employee-centric culture and see the importance of your work! Millstone is a fast growing, fast paced medical service provider for the top Orthopedic companies in the industry. Millstone's business focus is sterile and non-sterile packaging of medical devices.Millstone also engages in other activities, such as mechanical inspection and assembly, which are designed to meet the outsourcing requirements of medical device manufacturers seeking to reduce costs while maintaining high levels of quality, accuracy, and timeliness. We are FDA and ISO registered and employ a detailed internal quality system to ensure ISO compliance.What's in it for you?A company committed to quality, growth, career pathing.At Millstone, we want you to be your best at work and at home. In addition to competitive compensation, we have designed our Total Rewards Benefits Program to support the physical and emotional well-being of our employees and their families. Total Rewards Benefits Program

  • Medical - Starting on the 1st day of employment
  • Dental - Starting on the 1st day of employment
  • Vision - Starting on the 1st day of employment
  • Supplemental Benefits - Life, Disability, Critical Illness
  • Paid Time Off
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Career Pathing
  • 401(k) with matchTo learn more about Millstone Medical Outsourcing, please visit us online at www.millstonemedical.com. Job Summary The Supply Chain Buyer/Planner will primarily be responsible for the planning, selecting, and buying of various necessary materials and services throughout the business. The successful candidate for this position has experience in the manufacturing industry and a strong understanding of supply chain management concepts. Responsibilities
    • Responsible for the ordering of materials, supplies, services and/or equipment, and to follow through with suppliers on shipment and delivery
    • Planning and placement of purchase orders within Oracle ERP system based on customer demand & forecasting information, min-max requirements, or internal stakeholder requests
    • Work closely with the materials and production teams to ensure the required material is in place for the manufacturing build plan
    • Ability to source, negotiate and interact with suppliers on pricing, lead times and demand planning
    • Ability to multitask with various operations and stakeholders within manufacturing
    • Support Supply Chain & Operations Goals and objectives on quality improvements, cost reductions, cycle reductions, and product delivery improvements
    • Process non-conforming material
    • Support department with the organization of procedures, records, and reports, including process improvement initiatives
    • Perform all other duties as assigned Knowledge & Skills
      • Bachelor's Degree
      • 3-5 years manufacturing purchasing/planning experience
      • Oracle experience a plus but not required
      • Must have hands on experience with Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)/ Materials Requirement Planning (MRP) systems
      • Experience/participation with MRP implementation a plus
      • Purchasing experience within a manufacturing environment required, medical environment a plus.
      • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. English is required.
      • Must be customer focused for both internal & external customers
      • Ability to multitask, take initiative, be resourceful, and be customer oriented
      • Excellent interpersonal skills and high attention to detail is a must
      • Superior analytical skills, with strong attention to detail and accuracy
      • Prioritize, meet deadlines, and take ownership and responsibility for assigned tasks with demonstrated ability to learn tasks quickly
      • Flexible to adapt to changing priorities while meeting or exceeding given deadlines
      • Experience in Microsoft Applications-Advanced Excel Experience required
      • APICS certification (CPIM or CSCP) is a plus Additional Information Millstone Medical Outsourcing provides equal employment opportunity to all applicants and employees. No person is to be discriminated against in any aspect of the employment relationship due to race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, citizenship status, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of our pre-employment drug screening and background/criminal check, consistent with applicable laws.

Keywords: Millstone Medical, Fall River , BUYER/PLANNER (Medical Device), Healthcare , Fall River, Massachusetts

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