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Buyer (Lewisberry, PA, US)

Company: Dorman Products, Inc
Location: Lewisberry
Posted on: June 10, 2021

Job Description:

Dorman Products is looking for a Buyer to join our team in our Lewisberry, PA location. The ideal candidate will be responsible for purchasing and managing raw material inventory for designated production areas. This is a great opportunity for a recent college graduate in a Supply Chain discipline who is forward thinking and knows how to get things done!

Primary Duties:

  • Monitors changes to demand schedule and makes appropriate purchasing decisions for raw material via MRP requirements and independent production schedules
  • Thoroughly understands and facilitates replenishment decisions for complex buyer lines
  • Schedules and monitors the movement of materials through the supply chain
  • Reviews past due reports, expediting reports, and confirmed order reports to resolve supply issues
  • Solicits quotes, negotiates pricing, credit terms and stocking programs with vendors
  • Generate purchase orders and vendor contracts
  • Assists in deploying strategies/systems to ensure raw material inventory are within acceptable tolerances
  • Create, run and analyze reports associated with materials department
  • Facilitates continuous replenishment programs (CRP). Ensures CRPs are meeting goals. Recommends CRP changes to the Supply Chain Manager
  • Assists with reviewing receiving, invoicing, and inventory discrepancies as needed
  • Contribute to team effort by accomplishing related duties that may be outside of assigned priorities


  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong negotiating skills
  • Excellent organizational skills and an exceptional attention to detail
  • Experience with AS400 based MRP/ERP systems preferred
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office products including Excel and Access
  • Ability to work well within a team environment


  • Bachelor's degree in related field or equivalent experience
  • 1+ years of experience


Dorman Products, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer; we value a combination of ideas, perspectives and cultures. EEO/AA Employer M/F/D/V.

Candidates must pass a background check and drug test, as applicable for the role.

Keywords: Dorman Products, Inc, Reading , Buyer (Lewisberry, PA, US), Other , Lewisberry, Pennsylvania

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