Buyer/Planner (Fremont, CA, USA)

Asteelflash is one of the global leaders in Electronic Manufacturing Services with 17 Manufacturing locations (France, the UK, Germany, Tunisia, Czech Republic, China, the USA, and Mexico) and 6,000 employees worldwide. The AMERICAS region has 2 sites (one in the USA and one in Mexico) with +300 employees.


Today, our Fremont facility (California, USA) is looking for a Buyer/Planner.



  • Load and Maintain Customer Forecast in MRP (QAD)
  • Purchase of material from approved sources
  • Generate Period Shortage Report, Identification of gaiting items
  • Expedite Shortages with Suppliers
  • Create/Release Work Orders for kits/Manufacturing KanBan
  • Generate and maintain Kit shortage reports
  • Maintain Assembly Planning Parameters in MRP (QAD)
  • Member of Customer Focus Team
  • Direct communication with customers regarding Build Status and shortage status
  • Work with Manufacturing on Kit start/completion scheduling
  • Monitor and maintain Work Order variances in MRP (QAD)
  • Part of the team establishing manufacturing component and assembly KanBan levels
  • Excess Justification including Waterfall analysis



  • Associates degree or level of knowledge that would be normally obtained of an aa degree


Experience (years & fields)

  • Minimum 4-6 years’ experience in contract manufacturing as an NPI buyer/planner




  • ERP systems (QAD preferred)
  • MS office excel, word, PowerPoint
  • Project management


  • Excellent communication skills
  • Negotiation
  • Sense of responsibility
  • Accountability
  • Attention to detail
  • Proactive
  • Organizational/planning skills


We look forward to your application (please send an email directly to our HR Manager)

Danny Chiu:


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