Advanced Supply Chain Coordinator
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The Advanced Supply Chain (ASC) coordinator will manage daily purchasing maintenance activities in Pearson’s ERP system. ASC coordinator will monitor and analyze exception reports, monitor supplier orders and ensure that needs for the ERP system are met. ASC coordinator will work with both Supply Planners and Category Specialist for routine PO maintenance, cancellations and adjustments. The ASC Coordinator will also be responsible for expense PO types as required for front list manufacturing activities. This role will also be responsible for reconciling pricing discrepancies, delivery problems, invoice adjustments and general reconciliation of Supply Chain purchase orders. This position will report directly to the Director of Inventory & Supply Planning.
REQUIREMENTS1-3 year’s experience in Supply Chain purchasing experience
Prior experience in Sourcing rules in similar field
Knowledge of Oracle Purchasing application
Understanding of general publishing plans for paper, print and bind
Solid understanding of master data and databases
Strong skills in Microsoft Suite, with expert in Excel (pivot tables, vlookups, hlookups)
Understanding of supply chain metrics
Ability to run and analyze reports for purchasing#LI-2KM
Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Primary Location: US-MA-Boston
Work Locations: US-MA-Boston-501 Boylston 501 Boylston St Boston 02116
Job: Office Support
Organization: North America
Employee Status: Regular Employee
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Job Posting: Apr 2, 2018
Job Unposting: Ongoing
Schedule: Full-time Regular
Req ID: 1802567