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Purchasing Coordinator

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Job ID 119382 Date posted 05/24/2021 Location : Dayton, Virginia

Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 160,000 employees who are committed to safe, responsible and sustainable ways to nourish the world. This position is in Cargill’s protein and salt business, where we provide wholesome, high-quality food products to a wide range of customers, from foodservice operators and grocery stores to manufacturers and exporters.

Job Purpose and Impact

The Purchasing Coordinator will plan, schedule and handle material needed for production. We seek a professional to handle material movement with purchasing, warehouse and production areas and handle to established raw material inventory target levels. 

Key Accountabilities

  • Assist in setting material requirements planning metrics targets.
  • Create and publish a material requirements plan based on the published master supply plan.
  • Provide necessary input to master planner for assigned product or location.
  • Maintain data relevant to material requirements planning activities including sourcing and replenishment, supplier, planning calendar, material and location data.
  • Handle basic issues and problems under direct supervision, while escalating more complex issues to appropriate staff.
  • Other duties as assigned

Position Information

Relocation assistance will not be provided for this position.



•    Bachelor’s degree in a related field or equivalent experience
•    Microsoft proficiency (outlook, excel, word, etc )
•    SAP or MRO Experience 
•    Ability to climbing stairs 
•    Ability to work overtime, holidays and weekends if needed by the business 
•    Working on an active harvesting facility 

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet

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