Company: Winchester Interconnect
Location: San Marcos
Posted on: November 21, 2022
As our Purchasing Supervisor, you will oversee daily purchasing
activity Winchester Interconnect. If you are a strong communicator
with a knack for solving problems; strong analytical skills and are
undeniably strong with planning and organizing, this might be the
job for you! This role is an essential part of our team ensuring
the necessary parts and supplies are available, on-time to provide
the highest quality products to our customers worldwide! You'll
enjoy working in a fun, collaborative, and fast
(high-mix/low-volume) manufacturing operation.
Falmat, the San Marcos division of Winchester Interconnect,
engineers and designs high-performance cables to overcome the
toughest challenges for the most severe environments. We combine
advanced technology, custom-engineered designs, and world-class
quality to deliver industry-leading performance for the most
demanding industries and applications. There are approximately 150
employees working at this facility.
The Winchester values are Accountability, Collaboration, and
Empowerment (ACE). These values guide how we lead and how we work
at Winchester and allow us to do all that we do for our employees
What are you Accountable for?
Reporting & Management of key vendor KPI performance
Oversee Buyer performance to exceptions actions such as items not
purchased, push/pull, excess
Oversee effective utilization of the MRP module across the
Procurement of electrical components, materials, fabricated parts,
and supplies as needed
Oversee strategic and long-term pricing agreements with suppliers,
new and existing
Improve supplier performance in cost, on-time delivery, lead-time,
Optimize logistics/transportation including 3PL and other strategic
Oversee planning activities (job creation and execution) to
optimize flow, yield, and optimal OTD performance to customers
Assist the quality team with RMA dispositions and corrective
actions related to vendors
Oversee materials estimating as it relates to new customer RFQ, and
coordinate with manufacturing engineering for labor estimate
How do you Collaborate?
Our Purchasing Supervisor will collaborate across the Value Stream.
You will collaborate with the manufacturing, production, and
warehousing teams to ensure parts and tooling are ordered as
necessary for success. As well, collaboration with the
engineering/quality teams to source new vendors will be
What are you Empowered to do?
Lead, train and mentor
Collaborate with other teams to order and purchase raw materials,
parts, tooling and supplies
Maintain supplier performance ratings and OTD ratings
Define logistics and supply-chain strategies
Source challenging parts and resolve critical supply-chain
Ensure minimal excess inventory and overages and optimal inventory
Improve material flow and oversee material planning
Criteria for Success:
Bachelor's Degree in Business, Engineering or related field or
equivalent is highly preferred
APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) or
APICS Certified Supply chain Professional (CSCP) a plus.
5+ years experience in purchasing position with extensive
demonstrated success of implementing & maintaining master
High level of computer literacy, with specific proficiency in MS
Excel, Access, Gantt, and flow charts
Understanding of SQL is highly desirable
Strong working knowledge of ERP/MRP and planning systems; Epicor
ERP highly preferred.
Communication Systems We Use:
Experience using an ERP/MRP system
Knowledge of Google Workplace a plus
Why choose Winchester Interconnect?
At Winchester, we dream big, get stuff done, and like to have
Winchester Interconnect is a leading global provider of
interconnect solutions that help fuel the ever-changing electronics
industry. Throughout our 75 year history, Winchester's business
strategy, technical capabilities, passion for quality, and service
have supported our customers' innovation.
As Winchester continues to expand, it is placing increased emphasis
on its people, products, operations, supply chain, and key
relationships while encouraging a transparent environment that
Empowerment, Collaboration, and Accountability are the fundamentals
of the Winchester Interconnect Leadership Strategy. These values
are part of our every day at Winchester Interconnect, and this is
how we are able to do all that we do for our employees and
We believe in empowering our workforce to think outside the box and
make decisions that move our business forward. We hold ourselves
and others accountable for following through on what we say we are
going to do. We collaborate between departments, teams, business
units, and customers to share best practices and become the best
interconnect company in the world.
Full-time position with competitive salary and benefits.
Visit https://www.winconn.com/careers/ for additional information
about the organization.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with
Disabilities. In addition to federal law requirements, Winchester
Interconnect complies with applicable state and local laws
governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in
which the company has facilities.
Winchester Interconnect expressly prohibits any form of workplace
harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual
orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age,
genetic information, disability, or veteran status.
***Candidates Only-No Third-Parties***%817846%
Keywords: Winchester Interconnect, San Marcos , Purchasing Supervisor, Other , San Marcos, California
Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!