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Robert Half Buyer in Fort Wayne, Indiana


Are you someone who enjoys the challenge of sourcing and identifying the best products for your company? Do you thrive in fast paced environments? This might be the job for you! Robert Half is seeking a buyer for a large organization with an office in downtown Fort Wayne, IN. If you excel at problem solving, staying organized, and have strong inventory management skills, apply today!

Daily and Monthly Responsibilities

  • Partner with other stakeholder teams across business units (i.e., sales, scheduling, production, customer service, quality, expeditors, global sourcing, finance, shipping/receiving, and engineering to develop necessary analysis and documentation in a collaborative way, communicating effectively and efficiently with each team.

  • Manage the supply chain for assigned commodities. The employee will plan, analyze, procure, and expedite components utilizing accurate purchase order/schedule agreement placement to meet sales demands, monitor and maintain acceptable inventory levels, and achieve on-time deliveries to meet our customer's production schedules.

  • Analyze the MRP for inventory control to ensure material arrives on time for production while not exceeding monthly inventory dollar goal initiatives, including but not limited to running specialized reports to manage inventory.

  • Analyze the SAP system daily to ensure our goal of 100% supplier on-time-delivery is met through sending open order reports to the suppliers and meeting weekly with to confirm orders will arrive on time, as well as demonstrate the ability to use business judgment to resolve problems to get to root cause analysis.

  • The Global Purchasing Material Planner will also resolve daily Accounts Payable rejections to ensure on time payments to suppliers.

  • The Global Purchasing Material Planner will work closely with the Quality Department on supplier quality issues and ensure defective material is returned to the supplier for credit.

  • Assist management for assigned projects as needed.



  • Bachelor’s Degree with 3+ years’ experience as a Buyer/Materials Planner with Accounts - Payable resolution experience.

  • Associate degree with 5+ years’ experience as a Buyer/Materials Planner with Accounts Payable resolution experience.

  • HS degree with 7+ years’ experience.


  • SAP experience preferred, but not required.

  • Accounts Payable invoice resolution experience required.

  • Expert knowledge of MRP

  • Excellent decision-making capabilities

  • Problem solving skills.

  • Strong communication skills

  • Must have attention to detail, be very organized, and thrive in a fast-paced work environment.

  • Must possess a strong work ethic, ability to overcome challenges, and a willingness to learn new systems.

  • Must be self-motivated and focused on results.

  • Must have strong inventory management skills.

  • Moderate to expert skill with Microsoft Office, specifically Microsoft Excel V Lookups and Pivot tables

  • Ability to work in a team environment as well as work independently.

Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.

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