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Kelly Services
Fridley, MN 55432
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**At Kelly Professional & Industrial, were passionate about helping you find a job that works for you. How about this one?** Were seeking a Buyer to work for a global energy leader in Fridley. With us, its all about finding the job thats just right.


**Why you should apply to be a Buyer:**


+ Pay Rate: $27.00 per hour

+ Duration: 12-Month Contract to Possible Hire

+ Location: Fridley, MN (Onsite preferred. Open to remote.)


**Whats a typical day as a Buyer? Youll be:**


+ Creating, updating, and maintaining projects in purchasing-relevant databases (e.g. SharePoint, Ariba)

+ Maintaining pertinent data, obtaining needed documentation, and enabling suppliers in purchasing systems

+ Completing recording activities for various contracts and other supplier documentation

+ Supporting work delivering results in meeting cost, quality, delivery, and inventory goals

+ Serving as a liaison between purchasing teams and other functions

+ Participating in health safety and environmental awareness and improvement activities and daily tasks

+ Participating in project teams to ensure effective implementation of change

+ Understanding and following purchasing processes to complete tasks

+ Purchasing machinery, equipment, tools, parts, supplies, or services necessary for the operation of an establishment

+ Responsible for buying goods and services for use

+ Reviewing and potentially optimizing suppliers based on price, quality, selection, service, support, availability, and other relevant factors

+ Approving purchases of the highest quality merchandise at the lowest possible price and in correct amounts

+ Approving purchase orders, soliciting bid proposals, and reviewing requisitions for goods and services

+ Instructing staff on ways to resolve problems related to undelivered goods

+ Instructing staff on methods of negotiation, renegotiation, and administration of contracts with suppliers, vendors and other representatives

+ Conferring with staff, users, and vendors to discuss defective or unacceptable goods or services and determining corrective action

+ Evaluating and monitoring contract performance to ensure compliance with contractual obligations and to determine need for changes


**This job might be an outstanding fit if you have:**


+ A bachelor's degree in Supply Chain or a related business field

+ Supply Chain experience

+ Proficiency in Ariba (or equivalent)

+ Experience with MS Office products including Word and Excel

+ Knowledge of SharePoint

+ Strong verbal and written communication skills, attention to detail, negotiation skills, and interpersonal skills


**What happens next**


Once you apply, youll proceed to next steps if your skills and experience look like a good fit. But dont worryeven if this position doesnt work out, youre still in our network. That means all of our recruiters will have access to your profile, expanding your opportunities even more.


Helping you discover whats next in your career is what were all about, so lets get to work. Apply to be a Buyer today!


\#VN2022


**Get a complete career fit with Kelly** **** **.**


Youre looking to keep your career moving onward and upward, and were here to help you do just that. Our staffing experts connect you with top 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 your career.


**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 Services is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We welcome, value, and embrace diversity at all levels and are committed to building a team that is inclusive of a variety of backgrounds, communities, perspectives, and abilities. At Kelly, we believe that the more inclusive we are, the better services we can provide. Requests for accommodation related to our application process can be directed to Kellys Human Resource Knowledge Center.
Kelly complies with the requirements of Californias state and local Fair Chance laws. A conviction does not automatically bar individuals from employment.

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Posted: 2022-09-09 Expires: 2022-11-05

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