• Junior Buyer/Planner

    Job Locations US-NC-Durham
    Requisition ID
    Category (Portal Searching)
    Supply Chain
  • Job Description

    Junior Buyer/Planner



    The Buyer/Planner will work within Cree’s Supply Chain team and will be responsible for the management of a portion of Cree’s production raw materials for the Wolfspeed and LED Business units. The candidate will be responsible for establishing master item records, driving MRP implementation, and execution of daily MRP tasks. The candidate will ensure proper inventory levels are maintained to meet the production demand schedule and deliver monthly outlooks on quarter ending raw materials inventory.


    Key Responsibilities:

    • Provide quarterly Inventory, Spend, and Savings outlook for budgeting purposes
    • Establish and maintain Oracle master item records for production raw material inventories
    • Establish and maintain Oracle MRP attributes and reorder point variables that support production demand schedule
    • Execute the system MRP – analyze order recommendations and order placement
    • Work closely to adjust inventories with the business units to improve service level while controlling inventories to budget


    • BS in Engineering, Business or Supply Chain related field
    • 2 years of experience with Materials Requirements Planning (MRP)
    • Energetic individual who can service a dynamic and exciting product line
    • Solid analytical skills
    • Responsive and good written and verbal communication skills


    • Minimum of 2 years of related experience in Material Requirements Planning (MRP) in a high volume and high technology industry
    • Capable of working cross functionally in a dynamic setting
    • Certification as a Supply Chain professional
    • Working knowledge of Oracle
    • Experience working in a self-directed environment
    • Experience working with a global supplier base

    This role may require additional duties and/or assignments as designated by management.


    At Cree | Wolfspeed, we’ve spent more than 30 years developing industry firsts as a leader in wide bandgap semiconductor technology. Not familiar with all of our products? That is because we are a part of the invisible revolution; if we do our job right you will never know we were there. Our products make impossible possible like our LEDs that power cities to our Silicon Carbide (SiC) and Gallium Nitride (GaN) components that power electric vehicles, solar energy, telecommunications and industrial, military and aerospace solutions.


    We believe in enabling the world to do more with less. That’s why we encourage each other to think unconventionally, take ownership and solve real problems. Interested in a career at Cree | Wolfspeed? We want to meet you. Submit your application now.


    We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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