Careers

  • Post Date

    February 18, 2022

  • Reference Number

  • Division

    Kenda USA

  • Department

    Americana Tire and Wheel

  • Country

    United States

  • Location

    Reynoldsburg, Ohio

Purchasing Manager - Kenda USA

The Purchasing Manager is responsible for all materials and inventory coming into our Americana Tire and Wheel Division. This includes intercompany shipments and production entries for each location.

Responsibilities:

  • Managing warehouse inventory levels to ensure efficient use of available space.
  • Process purchase order requests to meet material demands for the location.
  • Verify appropriate levels via Material Resource Planning (MRP) to determine order & delivery schedules.
  • Adjust orders and deliveries as needed to minimize excess inventory.
  • Expedite orders as necessary while taking steps to prevent the need for future
  • Review and oversee the receipt of goods entries into the corporate warehouse.
  • Research and resolve inventory discrepancies.
  • Process all bin transfers for the warehouse.
  • Oversee and manage the input of all production completed in specified locations.
  • Act as the building coordinator for the yearly Physical Inventory.

Requirements:

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in Purchasing
  • Bachelor's degree in Operations Management or similar field
  • Strong computer skills
  • Ability to utilize an automated accounting system (MAS200)
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Forecasting experience
  • Self-motivated, organized, and manage time effectively
  • Ability to travel
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Organizational skills and ability to work in teams
  • Ability to adhere to strict deadlines

Benefits:

  • Generous benefits package including medical, dental, life, accident, critical care, and short-term & long term disability insurances
  • 401K retirement program with employer match
  • Paid holidays, sick and vacation time
  • Employee purchase pricing on auto, power sport, and bicycle tires

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.