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Job Details
Job Order Number
Company Name
ILC Dover LP
Physical Address
One Moonwalker Rd
Frederica, DE 19946
Job Description

Job Summary:
The Buyer is responsible for creating purchase orders, tracking systems, answering vendor questions and be the point of contact for issues, returns and quality concerns on purchases.

*Essential Functions:
• Daily placement of new orders for multiple business units to ensure capacity (labor and machine), materials and design are available to meet customer requested dates
• Meet regularly with operations team to review performance to the work plan, review aged work orders, variances and advise of future demand requirements with an eye towards inventory reduction goals
• Maintain work order performance metrics – on-time start, on-time completion, lead-time compliance, aged work orders, labor and material variances; work with operations, engineering, purchasing, etc. to resolve issues affecting metrics
• Responsible for analysis of delivery issues and corrective actions to process in order to improve metric performance; includes handling of receiving issues based on variances and quality issues
• Work with Master Scheduler and purchasing team monthly to understand longer term demand requirements and ensure raw material supply plan can support business plan
• Track and maintain necessary reporting for government related contracts; file small business reporting requirements on a regular basis; and track vendors in relation to government contracts held by the company within procurement
• Involvement in project buying in relation to specific business units within the company
• Increasing complexity of work assignment
• General contribution to objectives and outcomes
• Moderate supervision with some latitude for independent judgment; limited problem-solving responsibility while working under defined guidelines

*This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee. Other duties, responsibilities and activities may change or be assigned at any time with or without notice.

• Must be able to work on government contracts directly or access shared data resources (U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident of the U.S.)
• Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Operations Management, Supply Chain or related field of study; comparable combination of education and years of experience will be considered
• Level of Experience: 4 – 6 years
• Demonstrated strong analytical skills, problem solving and learning ability
• Demonstrated ability to work within defined processes and identify process improvements; lead, drive and sustain improvements
• Demonstrated comprehension and experience with various business models and their effect on supply chain structure, planning and execution
• Demonstrated ability to prioritize tasks and adjust those priorities to maximize outcomes
• Demonstrated proficiency with Excel, Word and PowerPoint
• Experience in a manufacturing environment is preferred
• Experience with government reporting (FARS, DFARS, etc.) and project management is preferred

Background Check & Drug Screening Required
E-Verify Used
EOE/AA Minority/Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Disability/Veteran

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