Production Buyer

Florham Park, NJ, United States of America
Nov 23, 2022
Dec 23, 2022
Full Time
Production Buyer

Job Category: Logistics

Time Type: Full time

Minimum Clearance Required to Start: None

Employee Type: Regular

Percentage of Travel Required: Up to 10%

Type of Travel: Local

CACI's team located in Florham Park, NJ and/or Westminster, CO is looking to hire a Production Buyer who will be responsible for all production scheduling, materials planning, inventory strategy, and all materials project initiatives. This position is also a key enabler of continuous improvement. Key performance indicators for this position are inventory turns, on-time shipping to requested date and/or order fill rate.

What You'll Get to Do:
  • Responsible for material procurement functions for new and existing products within a Tier 1 ERP system.
  • Participate in defining product hierarchical configurations, contract manufacturer selection, qualification, and quoting.
  • Expedite material as needed to support the production schedule of products, assemblies, and subassemblies through close coordination with Program Management and Manufacturing
  • Work directly with Materials and Manufacturing personnel to communicate procurement delivery schedules along with real and potential shortages
  • Point of contact with the contract and internal manufacturers, managing aspects including transfer of manufacturing information, material procurement and end of life, resolution of quality issues, return material authorizations, and material disposition.
  • Review all Purchase orders, requisitions and quotes for applicability, correctness, compliance
  • Track and report on Vendor performance metrics
  • Assist with evaluation, auditing and management of new and existing sources of supply
  • Develop and implement preventative and corrective measures in theprocurement process
  • Travel to other LGS Locations or Customer Vendor Sites as necessary

You'll Bring These Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain, Engineering or similar technical field and 2-5 years related experience or an equivalent combination of education, skills and experience
  • Experience in materials planning, scheduling, production control purchasing, sourcing or procurement in a production environment
  • Product lifecycle experience in manufacturing and PLM database knowledge desirable
  • Understanding of engineering and manufacturing bills of material and drawings, BOM structures, manufacturing test and quality control processes.
  • Ability to manage and exceed at delivering on multiple high priority tasks
  • High level of organization and attention to detail
  • Demonstrated working knowledge ofMRP purchasing, Outlook and Excel (vlookup, pivot tables) including spreadsheet creation, calculation and reporting
  • Familiarity with AS9100 or similar quality management systems
  • Strong oral verbal and written communications skills

This positions description is not an active opening but is representative of positions within CACI that are consistently available. Individuals who apply may also be considered for other positions at CACI.

What We Can Offer You:

- We've been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.
- Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.
- We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.
- We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation's highest priorities.
- For over 55 years, the principles of CACI's unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.

Company Overview: At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Pay Range: The proposed salary range for this position is $53,500-$109,600. There are a host of factors that can influence final salary including, but not limited to, Federal Government contract labor categories and contract wage rates, relevant prior work experience, specific skills and competencies, geographic location, education, and certifications. Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives. We offer competitive compensation, benefits and learning and development opportunities. Our broad and competitive mix of benefits options is designed to support and protect employees and their families. Employment benefits include health and wellness programs, income protection, paid leave and retirement and savings.

As a federal contractor, CACI is subject to any federal vaccine mandates or other customer vaccination requirements. All new hires are required to report their vaccination status.

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