Adecco Direct Hire is currently recruiting for the job of
Purchased Parts Planning Manager. In this role you will play a key
role in developing, implementing and leading best practice methods
for effective and cost conscious management of purchased materials
planning. You will be responsible for all inbound material supply
and inventory management of the same in support of multiple
manufacturing facilities. You will be responsible for developing
and leading a team of purchased parts planning staff in each
manufacturing location. This job will focus heavily on effective
planning throughout an internal company supplier and its external
supplier network. The successful candidate will ensure appropriate
use of system tools and continuously drive accuracy and
sustainability in planning data.
You will be responsible for:
*Accountable for leading the purchased part planning functions in
each facility driving best in class procurement and inventory
*Continually develop methods for KPI improvement (Stock Turns,
Premium Freight, Supplier DSA, Customer DSA, Customer Past Due,
*Promote and role-model the company's values.
*Work with user community and IT to develop and refine system tools
to support efficient and robust procurement processes.
*Ensure all procedures are documented and routinely reviewed for
*Lead processes to monitor and provide staff training at a level
commensurate with each job function.
*Work with the Purchasing function to monitor problem suppliers and
develop improved processes for managing current issues and
mitigating future risk
*Lead departmental development, ensuring the department is staffed
with innovative, high-performing team members with a focus on
*Lead efforts related to the intern/co-op program developing new
talent to bring into the organization.
*Administer and work with plant leaders in developing and driving
improvements related to Purchased Parts Planning and Inventory
*Partnering with multiple site leadership teams on continuous
improvements plans to drive business results, customer service, and
alignment with Company Values.
*Responsible for accurate and effective management of the internal
supply chain network across multiple interconnected plants.
*Responsible for execution of material requirement plans, adhering
to policies on Past Dues, planning and inventory.
*Responsible for all purchase order placement and management of
purchase orders - expediting/defer cancellation of all
*Responsible for the on-going maintenance of all supplier schedules
and discrete purchase orders in compliance with required updates to
accurately maintain data on delivery, and to comply to required
data for Metrics analysis
*Responsible to work with Master Scheduler and others to improve
inventory carrying costs and days of coverage on-hand.
*Responsible to support Logistics in relation to Cycle Count
queries, and timely resolution and corrective actions required.
You will have:
*7+ years of diverse Supply Chain / Procurement experience,
including a proven ability to succeed in a matrix work
*3+ years of experience in a leadership role.
*Proven ability to effectively communicate and influence leaders
and front line employees in change management initiatives, and
*Excellent interpersonal skills and a demonstrated ability to
quickly establish effective working relationships and credibility
with all levels of the internal organization and external client
*Demonstrated balance between appropriate levels of customer
service and running a lean, cost-efficient organization.
*Excellent organizational, project management, problem solving and
decision-making skills and a high degree of sound judgment and
*Experienced with ERP/MRP planning systems (QAD Preferred). Fluent
in use of Excel as an analytical tool. Experience with Inventory
analysis tools preferred.
*Technology-savvy to leverage eProcurement and eSourcing tools
*Proven ability to succeed in a fast-paced, goal-oriented, and
Qualified candidates, email your resume to me at
email@example.com for immediate consideration. We will
review your qualifications and reach out to you if we feel you are
a match for this job. If you're not, we will build a profile for
you in hopes of contacting you in the near future with
opportunities that more closely match your skill set, education and