Kyocera Solar, Inc.
Responsible for reviewing Sales demands, including forecast and/or customer orders, and ensuring the production and Sales/Ops coordination is achieved to fulfill the demand. Responsible for purchasing products and materials, maintaining vendor relationships, and working with Sales for BOS and Projects management.
Support Sales by monitoring demand, production plans and output, and coordinate Sales/Ops function to ensure sales commitments are met.
Supervise KSI Purchasing activities and staff.
Support KSI business process improvement, with strong PVPS project focus.
Production Order coordinator for PVPS and MyGen BOMs.
Procures standard and one off materials and products at the lowest possible cost for KSI.
Maintains SAP part number files, descriptions, costs, vendor records, vendor literature, etc. Negotiates discounts and terms of payment.
Provides sales personnel cost quotes and cost verifications for non-standard and new products.
Places and tracks project drop-ship orders and notifies appropriate departments of fulfillment.
Distributes new product information/literature, as it becomes available.
Prepare daily MSP and ASP trackers.
Update Power Point presentation on VNC.
Bachelors’ degree in Material Management, Accounting or related discipline.
Minimum of 2 years experience in a Purchasing role.
Microsoft Office suite experience required and SAP experience preferred.
Effective communication skills to facilitate team work and effect customer satisfaction with internal and external customers.
Must be organized/detail orientated with knowledge of planning and purchasing function and sources of suppliers.
Excellent project, analytical and problem solving skills.
Process oriented, proactive, customer service driven problem solver, who is energized in a changing fast paced environment
Equal Opportunity Employer