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IDEX Corporation

Buyer Planner

IDEX Corporation - Lake Bluff, IL

**Title:** Buyer Planner

**Business Unit:** Liquid Controls (US)

**Location:**

105 Albrecht Drive

Lake Bluff, Illinois, 60044-2242

United States

**Function:** Operations

**Description:** Enter Job Description Here

**Qualifications:**

**QUALIFICATIONS**

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential

functions.

**SKILLS AND/OR PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION**

Prior experience as a Buyer and/or Planner.

Good working knowledge of Lean Manufacturing processes and techniques.

Proven negotiating skills.

Experience in fast paced changing manufacturing environment.

Strong ability to multitask, and meet deadlines with a strong desire to execute tasks with

quality and a sense of urgency.

Strong communication and interpersonal skills.

Knowledge of the written procedures, documents, and forms used to measure, analyze,

report, and score functional metrics and supplier performance to stated requirements.

Microsoft Office Suite with excellent Excel and Access skills with demonstrated ability

to analyze sources of data with minimal guidance.

JDE experience and MRP knowledge preferred.

EXPERIENCE, EDUCATION LEVEL, SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE, TRAINING, LICENSES AND/OR CERTIFICATIONS

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in business, finance or related field preferred or industrial technology.

Prior experience in procurement for manufacturing operations.

CPIM certification preferred.

Solid negotiating skills.

Good foundation in Production Planning and Scheduling

Will perform special projects and duties as required or needed.

This person will have an understanding of Lean principles, Six Sigma, Kaizen, and JIT processes in an industrial environment and should be driven by the principles of continuous improvement.

Liquid Controls offers a dynamic and challenging work environment and a competitive

compensations/benefits package. If you have the skills and background we are seeking, we welcome your application.

**LIQUID CONTROLS IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER**

IDEX is an equal opportunity employer Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

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Buyer Planner IDEX Corporation - Lake Bluff, IL, United States

   

Location: Lake Bluff, IL

Company Profile:
IDEX Fluid & Metering Technologies systems are used in a wide variety of severe duty and/or highly precise fluid-handling applications around the world. Customized solutions range from diesel engine lubrication to food and beverage processing to the movement, measurement and dispense of fossil fuels, ethanol and other high value liquids and gases. With some of the most recognized brand names in positive displacement pumps, flow meters, compressors and injectors, IDEX is a supplier of choice within the rapidly growing infrastructure markets including alternative energy, oil & gas, water and wastewater.