Join our Talent Network
Skip to main content


This job posting is no longer active.


Koch Separation Solutions is seeking a Buyer/Planner to join their Wilmington, MA facility. 

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Globally plan and source raw materials, commodities, machinery and services with the best total cost, quality, and delivery performance for assigned manufacturing area.
  • Establish effective relationships with equipment suppliers to ensure the best delivery and prices for requested items. 
  • Collaborate with manufacturing to implement "best in class" material safety stock, First-In-First-Out system, and VMI programs to reduce inventory costs and optimize delivery performance.
  • Optimize the use of information systems and technology for tracking, analysis, reporting, administration, and communication between KMS and suppliers.
  • Develop and maintain profitable relationships with suppliers, communicate clear expectations, monitor, and hold them accountable
  • Lead continuous improvement initiatives to optimize our material supply chain process and reduce total costs

The Experience You Will Bring


  • 2+ years experience in a buyer/planner role
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook)

What Will Put You Ahead

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher
  • Knowledge and experience with ERP
  • Process mapping experience

Koch Separation Solutions is a part of Koch Industries, one of the world's largest privately held companies with over 130,000 employees worldwide. For more than five decades, Koch Separation Solutions, Inc. (KSS), has led the way in developing innovative membrane technologies that serve a diverse range of industries and applications around the globe. KSS provides comprehensive separation solutions to many markets, including municipal, food and beverage, pharmaceutical, life sciences and industrial processes focused on helping thousands of its customers to recover high value products, reduce their water footprint, increase productivity, and reduce costs. KSS is headquartered in Wilmington, Massachusetts, a suburb north of Boston but has employees located worldwide. 

Our goal is for each employee, and their families, to live fulfilling and healthy lives. We provide essential resources and support to build and maintain physical, financial, and emotional strength - focusing on overall wellbeing so you can focus on what matters most. Our benefits plan includes - medical, dental, vision, flexible spending and health savings accounts, life insurance, ADD, disability, retirement, paid vacation/time off, educational assistance, and may also include infertility assistance, paid parental leave and adoption assistance. Specific eligibility criteria is set by the applicable Summary Plan Description, policy or guideline and benefits may vary by geographic region. If you have questions on what benefits apply to you, please speak to your recruiter.

At Koch companies, we are entrepreneurs. This means we openly challenge the status quo, find new ways to create value and get rewarded for our individual contributions. Any compensation range provided for a role is an estimate determined by available market data. The actual amount may be higher or lower than the range provided considering each candidate’s knowledge, skills, abilities, and geographic location. If you have questions, please speak to your recruiter about the flexibility and detail of our compensation philosophy.

Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability and protected veteran status.
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test. 
This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information:www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf


This job posting is no longer active.

Sign up for our talent network.

Not ready to apply? Take a minute to sign up to receive notifications on opportunities that match your interests.

Sign Up Now