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Senior Buyer/Planner

Senior Buyer/Planner

Job ID 
2018-1166
Job Locations 
US-MA-Chelmsford
Category 
Purchasing
Type 
Full-Time/Regular

More information about this job

Overview

ZOLL Medical is a growing, innovation-driven company on the forefront of delivering medical devices to save lives, and software solutions to improve efficiency. With customers in more than 140 countries, we continue to expand our reach, as well as our product offerings. Hospitals, emergency medical services (EMS), and others trust us to provide high-quality products and exceptional customer service. ZOLL products are used every day across the globe to save the lives of people who suffer sudden cardiac arrest. From Real CPR Help® technology—an industry first—to the world’s only wearable defibrillator, our capabilities and features set us apart. But none of this would be possible without the motivation and dedication of ZOLL employees, and we’re invested in their success.

 

We offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package. Join our team. It’s a great time to be a part of ZOLL!

 

Under general supervision of Commodity Manager, responsible for planning and purchasing materials to support  ZOLL build of its products to Market and driving the metrics of material price variance, on time delivery, optimum inventory and solid supplier quality.

Responsibilities

  • Review MRP and plan all items, negotiate cost, establish contractual terms, reduce inventory, on time delivery and manage material price variance to ZOLL's
  • Ensure new product support with high level interaction with ZOLL new product engineering staff.
  • Proven ability to develop and improve supply chain network and supplier

Qualifications

  • At least 5 years buying/planning experience in a manufacturing environment, with proven cost reduction and quality improvements skills
  • Medical and QSR knowledge would be a
  • Proven negotiation
  • Global Supply Chain experience

Required/Preferred Education and Experience:

 

  • Minimum of a BS college degree.
  • At least 7 years buying/planning experience in a manufacturing environment, with proven cost reduction and quality improvements skills. 

Other Duties:

 

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities will be reviewed periodically as duties and responsibilities change with business necessity. Essential and marginal job functions are subject to modification.

 

 ZOLL Medical Corporation appreciates and values diversity.  We are an Equal Oppotunity Employer M/F/D/V.