Buyer (Flow Controller)

Schneider Electric

3.3

(16)

Lincoln, NE

Why you should apply for a job to Schneider Electric:

  • 56% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 62% say the CEO supports gender diversity
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    Position summary

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    • Ensure continuous flow of incoming raw material, components, and sub-assemblies.

    • Manage supplier contacts and networks through the purchasing database (Supply Side Platform Portal)

    • Manage the replenishment backlog (creation and rescheduling of purchase orders)

    • Coordinate Open Purchase Order Management and/or Order scheduling.

    • Manage the upstream backorder portfolio, component shortages, and micromanage to insure the availability of material

    • Monitor and improve the supplier's performance through established KPIs. Work with suppliers on late orders, confirmation details, etc.

    • Take daily action regarding material requirements planning (MRP) messages & escalate when issues are repeated

    • Actively participate in continuous improvement and short interval management (SIM)

    What qualifications will make you successful?

    • Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain, Logistics, Business, Operations or related degree is required.

    • 3 years' experience in Purchasing/Supply Chain is preferred.

    • Proficient in SAP or other ERP systems is preferred

    • Proficient with using computers and advanced knowledge with applications (access, excel)

    • Strong drive and ability to prioritize in a fast-paced environment.

    • Ability to work independently, good time management, organizational skills

    • Strong relationship and collaborative management skills.

    • Strong negotiation skills are a plus.

    • Experience in a manufacturing environment is preferred.

    • Experience performing cost analysis, for example TCO (total cost of ownership).

    • English language proficiency (reading, writing, oral) is required

    What's in it for me?

    Schneider Electric offers a robust benefits package to support our employees such as flexible work arrangements, paid family leave, 401(k)+ match, and more.

    Who will you report to?

    Plant Manager

    Let us learn about you! Apply today.

    We know skills and competencies show up in many ways and can be based on your life experience. If you do not necessarily meet all the requirements that are listed, we still encourage you to apply for the position.

    Why us?

    Schneider Electric is leading the digital transformation of energy management and automation. Our technologies enable the world to use energy in a safe, efficient and sustainable manner. We strive to promote a global economy that is both ecologically viable and highly productive.

    34bn global revenue

    128 000+ employees in 100+ countries

    45% of revenue from IoT

    5% of revenue devoted for R&D

    You must submit an online application to be considered for any position with us. This position will be posted until filled

    It is the policy of Schneider Electric to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities in the areas of recruiting, hiring, training, transferring, and promoting all qualified individuals regardless of race, religion, color, gender, disability, national origin, ancestry, age, military status, sexual orientation, marital status, or any other legally protected characteristic or conduct. Concerning agencies: Schneider Electric does not accept unsolicited resumes and will not be responsible for fees related to such.

    Why you should apply for a job to Schneider Electric:

  • 56% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 62% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.