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Position Title: Buyer/Planner
Location: United States-North Carolina-Goldsboro
Job Number: 7259
The Buyer / Planner will be responsible for forecasting and planning needs to maintain proper inventory levels, inventory mix, and overall efficiency of the program, while ensuring that AAR is receiving the best possible price from respective vendors and OEMs.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Rationalize all inventory programs parts OEM, PMA, Standard Hardware, and Nutt Option purchasing. - Develop and maintain an extrinsic forecast model for high dollar, high demand items based on expected and actual engine shop visits, workscope, module exposure rates, and scrap rates. - Produce a monthly optimized forecast, which combines the statistical forecast model and the logical forecast model into an overall forecast having an accuracy of 90 or better. - Produce monthly metrics to measure vendor performance, forecast accuracy, and replenishment activity. - Develop and maintain a process to minimize the uncertainty of overhauled material availability and maximize used content for all Inventory Programs. - Coordinate and facilitate periodic joint customer vendor planning conferences. - Identify opportunities to maximize inventory investment and increase inventory turns. - Negotiate best possible long-term agreements with volume discounts with appropriate vendors. - Check requisitions as necessary for any inbound part. - Develop a strong relationship with all vendors and ensure that AAR is getting the best possible price. - Get quotes on goods, services, and parts to determine if AAR is receiving the best possible price. - Solicit bids, analyze those quotes, and recommend to Management who is the best overall vendor, looking at price, reputations, etc. - Travel is required. - All other duties as assigned
Commitment to company values and ethics Dependability: personally responsible, completes work in a timely manner, and performs tasks accurately Motivation: must maintain a positive attitude and strong work energy Communication: excellent interpersonal and oral and written communication skills Organization: very detail oriented and always comes prepared Initiative: plans work and carries out tasks without detailed instructions, prepares for problems or opportunities in advance, undertakes additional responsibilitiesRequired Experience
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
Associates degree (A.A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school or four years related experience and/or training or equivalent combination of education and experience.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORK ENVIRONMENT:
The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be regularly required to sit, stand, bend, reach and move about the facility. The environmental characteristic for this position is an office setting. Candidates should be able to adapt to a traditional business environment.
AAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V.
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