Inventory/ Purchasing Coordinator II


Holyoke, MA, US, 01040

REQ ID:  45145

SEE designs and delivers packaging solutions that protect essential goods transported worldwide, preserve food, enable e-commerce and digital connectivity, and help create a global supply chain that is touchless, safer, less wasteful, and more resilient. 

Our people are entrepreneurial innovators and problem solvers committed to bringing unique insights and solutions to the needs of our customers, stakeholders, and society. At SEE, we are creating a community of inventors, problem solvers, and future makers that are passionate about fulfilling our purpose.

SEE generated $6 billion in revenue in 2022 and has approximately 17,700 employees who serve customers in 129 countries/territories. To learn more, visit


  • Pay for this position: $25.00
  • Shift-  1st
  • Healthcare Benefits available on Day ONE!  That’s health, dental, vision, and 401K match! Employees are paid weekly.

Under the direction of the Materials Manager, the Materials Coordinator will support materials movement and processes throughout the manufacturing site. The qualified candidate must have strong initiative and be able to organize, prioritize, and follow through on everyday tasks while working in a fast-paced environment. Candidates need to demonstrate effective verbal and written communication skills in their daily activities.


Job Description

  • •    Perform all work in a safe manner following all safety policies, processes, and procedures
    •    Work closely with manufacturing, customer service, and the materials manager to resolve all issues 
    •    Create purchase order requisitions and obtain approvals
    •    Complete transactions in SAP and ERP
    •    Effectively communicate with internal and external customers, staff, and management
    •    Coordinate between operations, customer service, external and suppliers
    •    Participates in team projects for continuous improvement, Inventory accuracy improvements, 5s organization and other plant initiatives
    •    Maintain cycle count program, including monitoring performance and reporting on accuracy trends
    •    Perform month end closing reports
    •    Coordinate schedule changes and expedites, as required
    •    Managing the purchasing of raw material & production supplies to support production plan. 
    •    Continuously monitor and manage usage, on-hand inventory levels to include work-in-progress inventory and finished goods inventory levels as well as projects deliveries to insure the timely filling orders and the maintenance of safety stock. Reports discrepancies and initiates corrective actions as needed.
    •    Maintains accuracy in the raw material backorder lists and sees that proper reaction to shortage is made on a timely basis 
    •    Monitor slow-moving inventory, identify distressed inventory, and make recommendations. 
    •    Identify and support or lead  cost saving projects
    •    Perform other duties as requested or assigned
    •    Review customer forecasts with raw material inventory
    •    The understanding of consignment, floor stock, and vendor managed inventory


  • Associate Degree
  • 3+ years’ experience in a variety of computer-based systems and programs including Microsoft Office and Outlook, ERP (Visual a plus), PowerPoint and Excel required
  • Demonstrated written and verbal skills
  • Problem solving skills with the ability to think quickly and effectively resolve issues
  • The ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously
  • Time management skills and ability to meet deadlines
  • Highly organized and ability to multi-task in a busy setting.
  • Flexibility to work required hours to complete tasks and special projects
  • Must be able to work as a team player, under production pressure with changing priorities
  • Ensure good working relationships with key suppliers

Total Rewards

Starting your first day, Sealed Air offers our employees a comprehensive Total Rewards package with Health Insurance (Medical, Dental, and Vision), Wellness Programs, Life Insurance, Retirement Benefits (401k matching program), Profit Sharing and other perks such as:

  • Competitive PTO
  • 10 paid Holidays
  • Unused Sick Time Payout
  • Health Savings Account
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Company Paid Paternity Leave
  • Company paid Short-Term and Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Legal Plan coverage & Identity Theft Protection
  • Auto and Home Insurance
  • Pet Insurance
  • Recognition Program
  • Educational Assistance
  • Scholarship Award Program
  • Employee Discount Marketplace

Requisition id: 45145 

Relocation: No  

The Company is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all applicants for employment and to all employees, without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, protected disability, veteran status, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state or local laws.

*Please be cautious of fraudulent recruiting efforts using the SEE name or logo. SEE will never request private information during the application process, such as a Driver's License or Social Security Number. If you have any concerns about information received from SEE during the application process, please reach out to us directly at [email protected]



It is our responsibility to leverage what we have to affect positive and meaningful change for our communities and planet using Sealed Air’s global resources and expertise.

Corporate sustainability. It’s about improving the lives of people around the world by addressing pressing needs in the communities where we and our customers operate.

Customer Success. Meeting our customers' needs. At Sealed Air it’s more than a goal, it’s an integral part of our business practices, our innovative solutions, and our values.

Leaving our communities better than we found them through dedication of time, talent and resources.

Nearest Major Market: Springfield MA

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