Buyer Planner - Manufacturing

As part of the Operations Team, you will assist in all aspects of producing complex industrial computers in an ever-changing environment. Your accuracy and tenacity will add to the company's bottom line.

Responsibilities Include

  • Plan and execute procurement of raw materials from global suppliers
  • Support manufacture of complex custom computers with typically 3-7 components
  • Establish and maintain production schedule based on material availability and order priority
  • Maintain all purchase orders and schedules to support production expectations
  • Coordinate balanced purchasing of materials to supply both inventory and feed active orders
  • Establish Bill of Materials in ERP system from sales worksheets and purchase orders
  • Maintain a strong working relationship and communication with key suppliers: negotiations and expectations
  • Identify unique sources and alternate suppliers for unusual or rare components
  • Participate in inventory selection and sales operation support programs
  • Oversee inventory management
  • Utilize Customer Service Assistant in communications, product search, and other tasks as necessary



  • Bachelor Degree in Business, Operation, Supply Chain and 5 years experience in manufacturing goods with multiple components
  • Minimum 3 years Planning and Procurement experience in a similar environment


Knowledge and Skills

  • Fishbowl ERP experience preferred
  • Professional certifications in place or in progress (APICS, CPIM/CSCP, CPSM)
  • Strong analytical, planning, and organization skills
  • Effective negotiation skills with the ability to support and defend quality standards
  • Work independently, occasionally under pressure, and react quickly to changing priorities
  • Advanced abilities with Microsoft Excel, knowledge of Quickbooks



  • Higher than competitive salary
  • Generous vacation
  • Health and Dental Plan
  • Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • 401K Immediate company contribution
  • Education and seminar support
  • Team Lunch – every Friday

Life at the Coast

Every day is different. New customers bring new technical challenges, new technology emerges, and the world economy turns with excitement and unpredictability. You will be part of a team that thrives on challenges and gets great satisfaction from customer success.

You will work with our customers who are innovation leaders in established industries undergoing change such as manufacturing; growing industries such as autonomy; and emerging applications such as AI/Inference. You will learn from experts and teach yourself about technology on the edge. You'll have a front row seat to tomorrow.

Learn more about CoastIPC


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