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Buyer/Planner I

Company: Kyocera Medical Technologies, Inc.
Location: Austin
Posted on: August 5, 2022

Job Description:

Job DescriptionSalary: Company Overview:Kyocera Medical Technologies, Inc. (KMTI) is committed to providing innovative products that help surgeons meet demanding patient needs. By combining advanced materials and innovative design features with tried-and-true design principals, KMTI aims to enhance device performance and longevity. KMTI is a leader in re-inventing the medical implant industry. Our offices are located in Redlands, California and Austin, Texas. We are focused on innovation with the highest level of quality and technology.KMTI offers Flexible/Hybrid Work, medical, dental and vision benefits, 401(k) with company match and generous PTO. Position SummaryThe Buyer/Planner I is responsible for activities related to the planning, purchasing and management of materials, parts and services in accordance with company policies.Primary Responsibilities:

  • Manages purchase orders and assures on-time delivery of purchased items.
  • Processes purchase requisitions and issues purchase orders, as required, ensuring competitive pricing, quality, and on-time delivery.
  • Analyze demand and develop replenishment plans.
  • Maintains purchasing records i.e. purchase orders, quotes, acknowledgments, NDA's, and supply agreements.
  • Maintains ERP data integrity by keeping item, purchase order & supplier records up to date.
  • Submits Requests for Quotes and follows up with suppliers to obtain pricing and lead-times.
  • Creates and maintains production work orders to ensure correct product flow.
  • Coordinates with all departments to manage workflow and performance to meet delivery requirements
  • Follows all purchasing and inventory control procedures outlined in the quality manual.
  • Other duties as needed.Required Work Experience and Technical Competencies:Must have a minimum of two (2) years of experience as a buyer, preferably in a distribution environment. One (1) year of leadership experience preferred. Required technical competencies include:
    • Working knowledge of ERP systems, preferably QAD
    • Ability to effectively communicate, verbal and written, cross-functionally
    • Must possess excellent computer skills including the Microsoft Suite of products
    • Must demonstrate proficient working knowledge of Good Warehouse procedures and practices and general supply chain processes
    • Must exhibit productive work results in all assigned duties Required Workplace and Leadership Competencies:
      • Demonstrated skills in problem solving
      • Proactive and results driven.
      • Teamwork and collaboration
      • Accountability and responsibility
      • Customer focus, both internal and external
      • Planning and organizing
      • Conflict ManagementKyocera Medical Technologies, Inc. values diversity in its workforce, and is proud to be an AAP/EEO employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, or are limited in the ability or unable to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, you may contact Kyocera Medical Technologies, Inc.'s Human Resources team directly at 909-557-2360.

Keywords: Kyocera Medical Technologies, Inc., Austin , Buyer/Planner I, Other , Austin, Texas

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