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Kelly Services
Chelmsford, MA 01824
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Every day, Kelly Services connects professionals with opportunities to advance their careers. We currently have an exciting contract opportunity with one of our leading clients!

**Title:** Buyer

**Location:** Chelmsford, MA

**Duration:** 6 months **Overview**

+ Reports to the Manager, Supply Chain

+ Regularly interfaces with Production leads and Supervisors, Manufacturing Engineering, Quality, Customer Service, Demand Planning, R&D Engineering, Accounts Payable and Document Services.

+ Occasionally interacts with Marketing/Sales, and Finance

+ Builds stable working relationships internally


+ Negotiates and generates purchase orders for approved purchase requisitions, and production materials per MRP

+ Reviews and resolves daily internal purchasing problems and shortages within his/her commodity and ensures communication to cross functional teams

+ Reschedule Purchase Orders as required

+ Supports major cost reduction programs. Returns discrepant inventory items to vendors within his/her commodity

+ Resolves discrepant invoice issues in a timely manner. Confers with suppliers concerning late, on-time and early deliveries

+ Participates in supplier performance reviews within his/her commodity

**Required Qualifications**

+ Bachelor's degree with 1-2 years related experience and/or training or equivalent combination of education and experience

+ Proficient in Microsoft Office software

+ Ability to perform data entry into an ERP system such as Oracle and/or SAP

+ Well organized and must have good communication skills

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ SAP experience preferred

+ Purchasing certificate preferred

**Working Conditions/Physical Requirements**

+ Regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; talk or hear

+ Frequently required to sit and reach with hands and arms

+ Occasionally lift and/or move up to 40 pounds

+ While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to toxic or caustic chemicals. The employee is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles

+ Occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate

**Additional Information**

+ Monday Friday / 8:00am 5:00pm

+ Onsite position

**Important information:** This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. Applicants must be legally permitted to work in the United States. Please contact Taryn Carbone ( ) for immediate consideration.

**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/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: 2022-06-03 Expires: 2022-07-04

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