Company: HexPol Compounding
Posted on: August 6, 2022
Job DescriptionPosition: Buyer II Department: Purchasing
Position Reports to: Regional Purchasing Manager FLSA Status:
Salary, Exempt Position Summary To maintain the inventories of raw
materials and packaging at the appropriate levels to support
customer demands. Essential Duties/Responsibilities
- Ensure the procurement of raw materials, packaging,
maintenance, repair, and operations (MRO) to support demand.
- Manage inventory levels against sales forecasts and customer
- Coordinate and communicate with all strategic supplies to
ensure capacity and capabilities meet customer demand and company
- Check on previously ordered raw material and update departments
- Communicate and coordinate all material changes (such as
specification changes) with other internal departments (technical,
sales, supply chain) as required.
- Manage special inventory projects, supplier managed inventory,
(SMI), customer unique, etc.
- Solve procurement and/or shipping discrepancies; working with
accounts payable, suppliers, and other internal departments as it
relates to the purchasing function.
- Meet with supplier representatives to address supply or quality
issues and ensure that the issues are resolved.
- Ensure supplier information in the system is accurate.
- Negotiate with vendors to expedite deliveries.
- Communicate with incoming Quality Control regarding quality
issues on any raw material and return materials to the vendor as
- Responsible for participating and engaging in continuous
improvement projects across the organization.
- Travel to other HEXPOL locations may be required.
- Perform any other project/task as assigned by Management.
Education, Skills and Experience Requirements.
- Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration or related field.
Experience may be considered in lieu of education.
- Five (5) years' experience in purchasing/inventory planning;
preferably within the rubber or chemical related industries.
- Three (3) years' supervisory experience.
Keywords: HexPol Compounding, Clarksville , BUYER II, Other , Huntingdon, Tennessee
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