Kforce Materials Analyst in Maryland Heights, Missouri

Kforce has a client in search of a Materials Analyst in Maryland Heights, Missouri (MO).Responsibilities include:

  • Complete analysis/replenishment review of required stocking levels for ingredients and packaging in designated plants

  • Execute release orders to approved suppliers based on existing purchasing contracts and blanket purchase orders, track confirmations, and expedite shipments as necessary to maintain inventory levels within the guidelines

  • Maintain web-based inventory planning sheets on a weekly/daily schedule as specified

  • Execute release orders in Oracle and track confirmations to insure timely receipt of ingredients and packaging

  • Manage packaging and ingredients transitions as a result of innovation, packaging re-design, promotional activity and product transfers

  • Obtain and update forecasts in inventory planning sheets to support new product introductions and promotional activity

  • Review, coordinate, and place release orders for all bulk ingredients at designated plants

  • Review monthly analysis of slow moving inventory and take appropriate actions to reduce obsolescence

  • Build and maintain strong business-to-business relationships with key suppliers & internal customers

  • Identify, research and implement cost-saving opportunities

  • Track and expedite incoming orders as needed to insure continued production at the plants

  • High School diploma

  • Experience in purchasing, procurement, or customer service

  • Proficient in Excel, ERP software, and Outlook

  • Excellent organizational and communication skills

  • Team player willing to work in a fast paced, high volume environment

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours