Será responsável pela gestão eficiente, processamento e armazenamento de equipamentos, bem como pelos sistemas e a sua manutenção.

Sr. Buyer/Planner Job #042-14

Location: Westford

General Responsibilities:
Analyzes output of Materials Requirement Plan (MRP). Purchase goods and services to ensure an adequate supply of material to support the company’s objectives.

Key Results Area: Maximize inventory turns without impacting manufacturing performance or customer satisfaction levels in both the production and service environments.

Education: Bachelors Degree and /or courses/seminars from P.M.A.B. are desirable.

Experience: Five years minimum experience in a manufacturing environment with exposure to Purchasing and Planning concepts. Purchasing with value-add contractors, contract manufacturers is highly desirable. ERP experience and ability to create and analyze spread sheets is critical.

Personal: Well organized, Self Motivated and Customer oriented. Professional appearance with skills to communicate with all levels within our organization.
Functional Expertise: Ability to convey company’s need for price, quality and on time delivery. Team player who is comfortable working with peers as well as other groups within our organization.

Critical Competencies: Because of the nature of the position, the individual must be versatile and a self-starter able to work without close supervision, understanding and recognizing a need and taking the required actions. The ability to maintain scheduling parameters, such as lead times, lot sizes, Kan-Ban, and safety stocks. Strong hands on experience with the development, use, and implementation of planning and forecasting systems.


  • Develop and maintain Professional relationships with vendors.
  • Be sensitive to customers requirements both internal and external to CYNOSURE .
  • Expedite parts from vendors, receiving, mfg, inspection and stock room.
  • MRB evaluation and disposition of materials.
  • Exercises prudence and good judgment in securing the best possible value for the funds expended.
  • Maintains a good corporate image by conducting purchasing activities upon a solid foundation of honesty, integrity, and fairness.
  • Executes the MRP plan to ensure a steady flow of material to support manufacturing. Analyzing material requirements; Generate RFQ’s ,developing and implementing procurement strategies; scheduling deliveries; purchase order creation and management
  • Evaluates market conditions and trends especially end of life or obsolecense of critical components.
  • Develops alternate sources if commodity is unavailable or when more economical products might be satisfactory.
  • Evaluates supplier performance on a regular basis. Reviews should include price, product quality, delivery and overall service level.
  • Advise management of competitive situations, alternative supply sources, price increases, trends and supply/demand situations.
  • Work closely with Stockroom, Receiving and shipping departments to understand and appreciate their daily challenges.
  • Comfortable working outside of traditional job descriptions, willing to help out team members in any of our Operations departments as needed.
  • Additional duties and responsibilities as decided by supervisor.

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