Motrex LLC Buyer in Charlottesville, Virginia
The Buyer position is responsible for procurement, inventory management and tracking of parts usage. The position is further responsible for the timely planning, scheduling, receipt, and inventory control of productive material. This role must have an understanding of the procurement process and purchasing policies, and be able to analyze cost savings opportunities. Individual will work closely with warehouse to identify storage locations for every part.
Purchasing of inventory and prototype materials for plant operation and engineering group.
Extensive knowledge and ability to discuss vendor terms, pricing and delivery based on specific schedule requirements
Work with suppliers to maintain required stocking levels, billing, payment terms and inventory review as necessary.
Tracks and enters Purchase Orders/requisitions and monitors progress and completion of purchasing documents
Manages inventory and conducts inventories of critical components
Responsible for establishing an operating database for every inventory part number
Receives inventory and processes receipts per policy.
Verifies parts received meet all quality requirements and resolves deficiencies
Manages vendor managed inventory orders and receipts then insures all parts are properly stocked.
Identify and coordinate cost reduction opportunities with Corporate, Plant Manager and suppliers
Monitor inventory performance at a part number level
Perform physical inventory of parts according to corporate policy and in coordination with warehouse team, and comply with cycle count procedures
Complete knowledge of warehouse and inventory control policies and procedures
Place materials orders in a timely and effective manner to support production plan.
Enter daily production accurately
Deliver ad hoc reports assigned by manager and perform other duties identified
Education, Experience, Skills Required:
High School diploma or equivalent. Bachelor’s degree preferred
1 - 3 years of purchasing and material scheduling experience or have demonstrated knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the mentioned tasks
Warehouse management experience is a plus
Excellent written and oral communications are essential as negotiations will be an important role in this position
Strong computer skills. Experience in ERP system a plus. Preferred experience in MISys
Exposure to manufacturing of Electronic components or industrial chargers a plus
Working knowledge on inventory management techniques desired
- The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Able to see, hear and speak; able to sit, stand for at least two hours at a time, able to use both arms and hands to use a computer and peripherals, Able to work extended shifts and weekends as needed.
- Able to work inside or outside the plant environment and in all climate conditions. Exposed to lead, fumes, chemicals, operating equipment, and vehicles.
Stryten Energy is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.
Stryten Energy (www.stryten.com) is an innovative stored energy solutions provider with The Energy to Challenge the status quo in transportation, motive and network power industries. We invest in and develop the energy storage technologies that give our customers the competitive advantage they need to be successful and achieve their goals for growth and profitability.
How do we challenge? We are customer-focused, quality-centered and environmentally responsible with the health and safety of our employees at the center of everything we do.
Our stored energy solutions power everything from forklifts in warehouses and distribution centers to cars, trains and trucks to data centers and vast telecom networks. In addition to manufacturing high-quality advanced lead and lithium batteries and intelligent chargers, we design cloud-based software for smart fleet design decisions.
Job Locations VA-Charlottesville
Requisition ID 2021-3082
Category Supply Chain/Logistics
Position Type Regular Fulltime
Address 4035 Hunterstand Court
Postal Code 22911