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Dana Limited
Gordonsville, TN 38563
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Dana is a global leader in the supply of highly engineered driveline, sealing, and thermal-management technologies that improve the efficiency and performance of vehicles with both conventional and alternative-energy powertrains. Serving three primary markets passenger vehicle, commercial truck, and off-highway equipment Dana provides the world's original-equipment manufacturers and the aftermarket with local product and service support through a network of nearly 100 engineering, manufacturing, and distribution facilities.

Job Responsibilities include but are not limited to

Under general supervision, determines the quantity and order date for materials needed to meet the master production schedule, utilizing Purchasing Analysis Report and SAP system

Maintains and update information records, scheduling agreements and source list in SAP

Maintain Master Data and MRP settings in SAP

Utilizes SAP system to initiate production requisitions for internal suppliers; prepares and distributes Purchase Orders to external suppliers throughout the world.

Monitors inventory levels daily through SAP Red/Green/Yellow Report ,traffic lights and exception messages Contacts suppliers to verify shipment details and communicate immediate needs (Hot parts). Distributes report daily to Production and updates Blue Diamond boards. Participate in blue diamond meetings and daily production meeting, this includes reports and countermeasure reports.

Manages logistics for external supplier parts utilizing Penske system.

SAP administrator: Manages SAP system for improvements. Trains new hires in use of SAP system.

Enters and maintains all Bills of Materials. Loads new parts, enters start locations, and enters revision levels.

Contributes to overall plant efficiencies by minimizing excess raw material inventories, identifying and reducing/eliminating slow moving and obsolete parts.

Collaborates with Suppliers to implement and maintain Kanban system.

Communicates on a day-to-day basis with Production, Quality, Accounting, Staff, and other members of the Materials department to communicate status and to alert to necessary changes.

Qualifications required:

High school diploma required. College Degree in a related

3 5 years of purchasing experience in manufacturing environment required.

Excellent communication and negotiation skills.

Experience with MRP systems.

Know and adhere to the Quality Systems, Policies, and Procedures.

Know and adhere to the policies and procedures of the Environmental Management System.

Know and adhere to all applicable safety rules and procedures.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

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Posted: 2021-09-11 Expires: 2021-10-10
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