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Kelly Services
Aurora, OH 44202
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Kelly Services is hiring for our Manufacturing client in Aurora, Ohio for a Buyer

_This position is_ **_Direct Hire_**

_7:45am-4:30pm M-F_

_Compensation: 55k-73k DOE_

Mon-Fri; flex-time policy and will be rolling out a work from home policy in April where after three months of employment and agreement by supervisor and employee candidate can Work From Home two days per week.

**Job Description:** The Buyer is responsible for planning, organizing and directing all purchase activities for the Aurora and Florence plants. Responsible for all indirect material and services [examples are maintenance services, industrial gases, chemicals, lubricants, packaging, spare parts, repair parts, uniforms, cutting tools, power tools, safety supplies and janitorial supplies]. Maintain clear understanding of supplier capabilities, capacities and order status is of key importance. Work with suppliers to understand and schedule supplier availability and ability to perform. The Buyer is also responsible for managing assigned sourcing categories (development of sourcing category strategies; definition, implementation and monitoring of agreed measures. Manages master contracts and contract-like agreements (follow-up negotiations, renegotiations) and reviews demands with internal clients to ensure implementation of department strategy.

1. Updates SAP system in order to reflect actual date of expected delivery as identified during expedite activity, keeping due dates (not statistical due date) accurate.

2. Communicates with Production Planning to alert of any unacceptable delivery times or changes to satisfy internal customer requirements.

3. Request competitive quotations for assigned items utilizing SAP request for quotations or manual RFQ.

4. Analyze and schedule supplier capacities.

5. Building and maintaining strategically relevant suppliers by establishing strategic partnerships.

6. Negotiate best price, delivery and commercial terms (payment terms, freight, etc.)

7. Manage supply base (vendor quality, on time delivery, quantity of vendors, value analysis).

8. Market research for assigned commodities.

9. Reconcile problem invoices and identify / correct root causes.

10. Maintain SAP master and transactional data (Vendor, info record, source list, etc., production order data for subcontracts, etc.)

11. Utilize ThyssenKrupp AG, ThyssenKrupp NA, Rothe Erde, and Rotek contracts.

12. Participation in Lead Buyer groups or Cluster Team Members in the development and implementation of new Groupwide strategies and improvement measures.

13. Create Debit Memos for discrepant products or services, as required.

14. Analyzes supplier performance (quality and on time delivery) and reports monthly of findings.

15. Develop new subcontract suppliers.

16. Set and monitor subcontract schedules.

17. Organize order placement with subcontractors, including all shipment activity, specifications and print submittal.

18. Work with Sales to coordinate direct to customer shipment of subcontracted rings and products.

19. Issue work instructions to subcontractors and assure timely delivery of subcontracted items.

20. Insure subcontractors work within Rotek quality standards.

**Required Qualifications:** Bachelors degree, with three to five years related experience in the purchasing field or equivalent Able to review and analyze prints and communicate with Engineering, Quality, and/or vendor. Knowledge of manufacturing processes

Preferred Qualifications: . Experience with machining of materials and SAP preferred. Experience with negotiations, contract law and U.S. anti-trust laws preferred. Experience with import and export regulations preferred.

Send resume to Joe at **** with "Buyer" in the subject Line

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

Youre looking to keep your career moving onward and upward, and were here to help you do just that. Our financial staffing experts will connect you with premier companies for opportunities where you can learn, grow, and thrive. Jobs that fit your skills and experience, and most importantly, fit right on your path of where you want to go in in your career. It all adds up.

**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/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). 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: 2022-05-27 Expires: 2022-06-27

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