Apply to be a SAFE + FAIR Buyer Planner

Job Description:

As the Buyer Planner reporting to the Director of Operations, it will be your responsibility to manage production schedules with manufacturers and to purchase raw materials as required. In addition, you will develop a keen understanding of managing the supply chain to find opportunities for continuous improvement. This role requires cross-function collaboration with S + F team members, such as: sales, marketing, product development and fulfillment specialists. You will be a key asset in the operations team to assist with at least two major metrics: On-time delivery and inventory days on hand.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Use historical and projected sales trends to forecast monthly production
  • Partner with suppliers to manage timing of production schedules
  • Create and issue purchase orders for finished goods and raw materials per the production schedules
  • Foster strong professional relationships with supply chain partners
  • Review, document, and manage supplier certifications (retrieving renewed certificates upon expiration)
  • Maintain a database of technical specifications for finished goods and raw materials
  • The mission for all team members is the growth and success of The Safe + Fair Food Company and at times will require this individual to work outside of established roles and responsibilities
  • Up to 10% travel may be required

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in, Engineering, Business, Supply Chain or related field of study
  • Experience as a buyer or a planner is a plus
  • An analytical approach to work is beneficial
  • Maintain organization in work with strong attention to detail
  • Must be willing to step into different facets of the business to promote growth of the organization

Contact Information:

If you are interested in applying to an open position at The Safe + Fair Food Company, please send an email with this position as the subject header and attach both a cover letter and a resume to careers@safeandfair.com.