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Company: G.S. Cosmeceutical USA, Inc
Location: Livermore
Posted on: November 23, 2022

Job Description:

*No Relocation for this position*

The Buyer is responsible for purchasing raw materials, packaging components and supplies in support of company's manufacturing schedules, quality objectives and other daily activities.

Job Responsibilities:

* Participating in cross-functional teams, sourcing suppliers, implementing and administering supply agreements for assigned commodities, reducing cost through better inventory management and effective negotiating, and delivering on time performance.
* Evaluate MRP on a weekly basis, generates and expedites purchase orders based on quantity, cost and delivery date requirements.
* Regularly communicate with key personnel and line managers in planning, procurement and inventory control to ensure manufacturing schedules are met and delays are avoided.
* Work with S&R and QC groups to resolve issues with missing documents, out-of-specification or other hold ups in receiving incoming raw materials and components.
* Monitor manufacturing reports for any schedule changes to adjust raw materials and packaging component orders as needed.

Critical Skills:

This position requires accuracy, critical thinking, and frequent interactions with all departments internally, as well as with external clients and vendors.

* Required technical competencies include purchasing, scheduling techniques, materials requirements planning (MRP), inventory management, risk management and supplier relationship management.
* Knowledge of ERP systems such as Oracle or SAP in a manufacturing environment. Working knowledge of cGMP practices and of manufacturing process flow. Strong problem solving and decision making, teamwork and collaboration, planning and organizing and conflict management skills.
* Effective communication and interpersonal skills, awareness of the need of others, integrity, strong work ethic and continuous learning. Motivated, self-starter with ability to work independently on multiple assignments in a team environment.


Bachelor's degree in a related field preferred and 5+ years of experience in procurement and planning is required.

* Previous purchasing and planning experience in cosmetic, food or pharma industries preferred.
* Association memberships or certifications are a plus.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $30.00 per hour

* 401(k)
* 401(k) matching
* Dental insurance
* Employee discount
* Health insurance
* Life insurance
* Paid time off
* Vision insurance
* 8 hour shift
* Monday to Friday

COVID-19 considerations:
sanitation through out the day on daily basis, barriers in breakrooms, outside benches and mask are required to be worn daily.

Ability to commute/relocate:
* Livermore, CA 94551: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

* Procurement: 1 year (Preferred)
* Purchasing: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location: One location%58047475%

Keywords: G.S. Cosmeceutical USA, Inc, Livermore , Buyer, Other , Livermore, California

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