Avery Dennison Buyer/Planner in Mentor, Ohio
Avery Dennison Corporation (NYSE: AVY) is a global materials science company specializing in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of labeling and functional materials. The company’s products and solutions, which are used in nearly every major industry, include pressure-sensitive materials for labels and graphic applications; tapes and other bonding solutions for industrial, medical, and retail applications; tags, labels and embellishments for apparel; and radio frequency identification (RFID) solutions serving retail apparel and other markets. The company employs approximately 36,000 employees in more than 50 countries. Reported sales in 2021 were $8.4 billion. Learn more at www.averydennison.com.
At Avery Dennison, some of the great benefits we provide are:
Health & Wellness benefits starting on day 1 of employment
Paid parental leave
Flexible work arrangements
Employee Assistance Program eligibility / Health Advocate
Paid vacation and Paid holidays
Avery Dennison has an immediate opening for an experienced Supply Chain professional to fulfill the role of Buyer/Planner. This role will report to the Service, Materials & Logistics Manager and prepare business-related analysis and research for Supply Chain, Materials Management, and/or Logistics. The individual will focus on activities related to Buying, Planning, Scheduling, and Inventory / Material Control. The role will also focus on improvements to processes and data analysis to make informed decisions.
As part of our team, this individual will operate under general mentorship from the Master Production Schedulers and Service, Materials & Logistics Manager to ensure execution of daily operational efficiencies and implementation of key business objectives.
Manage and improve raw material planning and ordering processes: conduct daily planning/ordering for all raw materials; analyze raw material usage in response to demand or supply changes; improve and standardize daily planning processes.
Maintain and improve vendor management processes, including Supplier Scorecard and Forecasting
Manage site raw material inventory to achieve service and inventory objectives. Lead all aspects of site inventory management processes for raws (cycle counts, loss reduction projects, SLOB inventory).
Identify and lead projects to improve raw planning, inventory management, and service.
Provide support for new product introductions or transitions.
High school degree or equivalent. Bachelor’s degree preferred.
4 - 5 years previous scheduling, planning, or supply chain experience.
Detail oriented and excellent analytical, mathematical, organizational, verbal and written communication skills
Ability to collaborate with cross-functional groups to define and implement overall requirements.
Ability to conduct research, prepare comprehensive reports, and present complex statistical information in a clear and succinct fashion.
Ability to work well with all levels of management and employees.
Ability to learn quickly and work in a team environment to achieve the end result.
Flexibility and willingness to initiate change and lead change.
High customer focus: ability to proactively identify and meet customer needs.
Understanding of applicable computer systems, such as Microsoft Office, Google Applications, Oracle R12, Oracle ASCP, Oracle BI, etc
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled