20 days old

Associate Project Manager

Kelly Services
San Jose, CA 95115
Sourcing Specialist

1 year W2 contract

San Jose,CA or Remote

48$/hour pay rate

***Position is hybrid remote, which is 1-3 days in the office. Manager would consider virtual remote for the right candidate.***

This is a supply chain position that involves collaborating across multiple departments and divisions in order to support the supplier management practices of the organization.

This role requires an ability to build positive relationships with suppliers to improve supplier quality, costs, service, and FDA compliance. An ability to work across functional disciplines and represent the interests of these groups in working with suppliers is important.

Talent for properly setting expectations with suppliers and driving supplier development to meet expectations is a key attribute for persons in this role.


Quality Tracking and Measurement

R&D New Supplier Development Operations/Production Support with Key Suppliers Supplier Relationship Development Supply Base Risk Reduction Cost Reduction and Cost Negotiations Support Supplier Selection Support Supplier Contract Initiation, Review and Approval Cross-Division Supplier Collaboration

10%-20% Travel Has the independence and authority to perform required tasks to ensure all provisions of the quality system are met New Product Introduction (NPI) Specific: Support timely where 'buy' analysis after Make v. Buy decision complete Communicate print revision changes to suppliers through design process Drive First Article deliveries, ensure timely closure Ensure accurate BOM maintenance, cost tracking Coordinate timely and accurate delivery of prototypes and V&V material Coordinate smooth post launch material flow for Operations Coordinate w/ IBP, Ops through product forecasting that influences initial BPO set up


Demonstrated collaboration, negotiation & conflict resolution skills (relationship management)

Knowledge of supplier contract terms, processes, and ability to apply

Knowledge of continuous improvement methodologies & cost reduction methodologies

Knowledge of supplier management IT systems (Oracle, SAP, SRMs, CRMs, iSupply or related) SKILLS/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED

5+ yrs. experience Commodity specific experience (PCBA, Wire Harnesses, Machining, Sheet Metal, OEM, etc.) Experience with supplier metrics & measurement methodologies and supporting systems Supplier/Project Management experience Supplier Audit experience in quality system standards: FDA QSR, ISO 13485 and ISO 9001

EDUCATION/TRAINING REQUIRED: Bachelors or Masters in Business Administration, Supply Chain, Quality or Industrial Engineering

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/non-traditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.


Posted: 2020-09-30 Expires: 2020-10-31

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