29 days old

Buyer, Athens, GA

Kelly Services
Athens, GA 30612
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Immediate opening for candidates with at least 1-2 years purchasing experience to work on a temporary basis (6 months+) as a Buyer at one of the areas leading employers! As a Buyer, you will:

+ Directly procure $40-60 million worth of production components.

+ Establish lines of contact with team members, supporting cross communication and idea generation.

+ Prepare sourcing strategies, run supplier relationships and present alternative solutions when necessary.

+ Support of multiple product lines, lead and develop a supply base of 60-80 suppliers.

+ Author/execute strategies that drive supplier cost reduction, quality and accountability.


+ Four-year degree strongly preferred, ideally in a supply-chain related field

+ 1-2 years purchasing experience

+ Strong negotiating skills in regards to contracts/ pricing

+ Able to thrive in dynamic environment

+ Experience in manufacturing industry, OEM and supply chain management is key

+ Strong written and verbal communication skills

Apply today for immediate consideration, or send your resume to Sarah at!

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

As a worker today, its up to you to take charge of your career and look for opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve your potential. Helping you find whats next is what were all about. We know whats going on in the evolving world of workjust ask the 440,000 people we employ each year. Connecting with us means getting the support, guidance, and opportunities needed to take your career where you may have never imagined.

**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.

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Posted: 2020-08-21 Expires: 2020-09-21

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