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Kelly Services
Coppell, TX 75099
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Every day, Kelly Services connects professionals with opportunities to advance their careers. We currently have an exciting 6+ month year, long term contract opportunity as a Buyer for a top fortune 500 company in Coppell TX.

**Title:** Buyer

**Duration:** 6+ months (high likelihood of extension; temp-hire possibility)

**Location:** Coppell TX (Hybrid schedule - onsite 3 days and remote 2 days)

**Shift hours:** 8am - 5pm

**Essential Duties and Responsibilities:**

+ Prepares and processes requisitions and purchase orders for the procurement of goods, services and supplies for customer-related business processes or for internal use. Products are purchased from key suppliers or from our global distribution centers.

+ Execution of the purchasing function is done via systematic trigger points or to a forecast.

+ The Buyer may be responsible for analyzing inventory trends, aiding in the generation of key reports and metrics, proposing and driving ongoing supplier optimization and continuous process improvements.

+ Additional duties include processing customer returns warranty or non-warranty, resolve inbound supplier issues and correcting any A/P problems.

+ Responsibilities: Purchase order and supplier management. Re-order point and forecast purchasing execution.

+ Daily backorder review and management. Providing and/or analyzing inventory reports/metrics.

+ Resolve supply issues by working with in-house partners and/or suppliers. Shelf-life management if applicable.

+ Minimize scrap due to age and obsolescence.

+ Processing vendor returns and resolving inbound supplier issues.

+ Engineering Change Order ECO review and implementation. Various additional tasks assigned by the manager from time to time.


+ Experience with Oracle Planning/Procurement.

+ Purchasing experience in a manufacturing or service spares distribution role.

+ Very proficient experience In Microsoft Excel.

+ Excellent communication skills; both written and verbal.

**Education / Experience:**

+ Knowledge and skills acquired through the successful completion of a Bachelor s Degree B.A or B.S. or equivalent work experience.

+ Minimum of 2-3 years previous purchasing experience required. APICS certification or training preferred.

**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 Michelle Niemira ( ) for immediate consideration.

**Why Kelly?**

+ As a Kelly Services employee, you will have access to numerous perks, including:

+ Exposure to a variety of career opportunities as a result of our expansive network of client companies

+ A competitive hourly pay rate with weekly checks

+ Access to newly expanded Medical Plan options

+ Online continuing education via the Kelly Learning Center

+ Several employee discounts

+ And more!

**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

**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/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: 2022-01-12 Expires: 2022-02-12

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