Job description


Purchasing Coordinator (0940)

  • Title:
    Purchasing Coordinator
  • Group Company:
  • Location:
    Jeffersonville, IN
  • Employment Type:
    Full time
Group Company:
  • Mytex Polymers

Founded in 1987, MYTEX Polymers compounds high-performance engineered polyolefin materials for a wide variety of applications. As a custom compounder, MYTEX Polymers utilizes only the most advanced equipment, processes and people to create products to meet demanding specifications. We develop, test and manufacture polymer solutions that are used in everything from automotive parts (both exterior and interior) to household appliances; from recreational vehicles and industrial equipment to specialty packaging.

With the acquisition of Comusa in 2018, MYTEX Polymers became the global manufacturer of FUNCSTER™ pultruded, long glass reinforced injection molding grade Polypropylene. FUNCSTER™ LFGPP has long been known for its high quality and glass dispersion, making it ideal for usage in structural applications, either under the hood or when used in conjunction with other material such as PP.​​

Leveraging resources, technology and innovation, Mytex Polymers US Corp and Comusa, Inc. merged in 2018. The expanded product offering gives customers a one-stop shop for polyolefins as well as unprecedented services. As a wholly owned subsidiary of Mitsubishi Chemical Company, we have something most of our competitors can only dream of – access to the expertise, research & development support and resources of one of the world’s largest and most successful chemical companies. With a strong record of proven performance, our company sets the standard for quality, innovation, consistency and cost-efficiency.​

Job Purpose

The Purchasing Coordinator is responsible for reviewing purchase orders, monitoring deliveries, generating reports, and maintaining a good relationship with internal customers and suppliers. 

Principal Accountabilities
  • Confirm Purchase Orders
  • Review unconfirmed orders and follow up weekly with suppliers
  • Review open orders report weekly follow up on past dues/update SAP
  • Record delivery/quality/paperwork issues in supplier rating database daily
  • Follow up on daily issues (late deliveries, COA approvals, paperwork issues, etc)
  • Update SAP info records for RM pricing changes monthly
  • Plan raw materials and packaging for offsite production and execute
  • Maintain Purchasing department email address and respond to issues
  • Update railcar RM shipments daily in SAP and spreadsheet
  • Entering of stock transfers within SAP
  • Track Rail cars and urgent shipments
  • Responsible for aged inventory distribution and downgrading
  • Participate in internal cross functional and supplier meetings
  • Support Purchasing Manager with additional duties
  • Maintain a helpful and friendly working relationship with fellow employees
  • Comply with all applicable customer, safety, ISO/IATF 16949 QMS, and ISO14001 EMS requirements
  • Perform any other duties as assigned
Knowledge / Skills / Experience
  • Education: Preferred: College Degree (Offset: High School Diploma w/ 5+ years of experience)
  • Experience:
    • 1-3 years’ experience in a manufacturing environment
    • 1-3 years’ experience working in purchasing support
  • Familiar with an ERP system, preferably SAP
  • Strong Organizational, Verbal and Written skills
  • Experience with MS Office Suite. Strong Excel skills
  • Ability to self-manage deadlines and have strong sense of urgency
EEO Statement

Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation values diversity in the workplace, is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity and will not discriminate against an applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other legally recognized protected basis under applicable law.
Applicants with disabilities may be entitled to a reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act and/or other applicable laws. If you require accommodation due to a disability at any time during the recruitment and/or assessment process, please contact Talent Acquisition.

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Jeffersonville, IN
1403 Port Road , Jeffersonville, IN, USA, 47130
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