Job purpose

Responsible to run MRP, generate purchase orders, and expedite all orders for production as needed while focusing on cost reduction and supplier delivery performance.

Duties and responsibilities

  • Run MRP and generate orders.
  • Supply cost accounting information on all price increases and decreases as needed.
  • Work with existing suppliers to ensure desired performance is achieved in areas of cost and delivery.
  • Maintain and improve vendor relations so as to improve consistent cost and delivery performance.
  • Prepare and maintain purchase orders, including quantities, to insure proper material flow on items needed.
  • Expedite purchase orders to insure timely delivery as needed or required.
  • Maintain procurement records such as items or services purchased, their cost and delivery information, performance, and inventories levels.
  • Participate in a variety of department related projects as assigned.
  • Monitor and follow applicable laws and regulations.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve report issues as needed.
  • Work with other Buyers and Sourcing Specialist as directed.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Associate’s Degree or equivalent from two-year College or technical school; or one year to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Some experience preferred in fundamentals of material requirement planning (MRP) in a manufacturing environment.


BG Products, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer – All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.