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Kelly Services
Hagerstown, MD 21741
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**Buyer Hagerstown, MD**



Kelly Services is currently seeking **Buyer** for one of our top clients in **Hagerstown, MD** .



**JOB TITLE: Buyer**



**WORK LOCATION: Hagerstown, MD**



**DURATION:** 6 Months (Temporary / Contract)



**JOB** **_DESCRIPTION:_**




**Responsibilities:**

Responsible for the procurement of goods and services from a class or family of suppliers in direct support of manufacturing operations, and strategic metrics. Primary contact with suppliers in the areas of supplier performance, engineering change implementation, flow of material, inventory control, and disposition of non-conforming goods on a given commodity team.



**Hours:** Shift hours 11am-8pm with one-hour lunch. Will train 8am-5pm or 9am-6pm to start.



**ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES**



1.Execute on select business conducted with suppliers and coordinate internal actions between supplier and the product.



2. Communicate parts availability issues to appropriate buyer.



3. Communicate inventory level set ups to PFEP Specialist.



4. Communicate packaging issues to materials.



5. Communicate pre paint parts issues to materials, buyer and zone team members.



6. Create and present purchasing metrics to management.



7. Participate in lean events.



8. Assist Operations purchasing on root cause analysis team to fix material shortages and report on critical items.



9. Ensure smooth cut in of change notices.



10. Support new model introduction into production area.



11. Support change in supplier shipping and packaging habits driven by purchasing.



12. Assist in Kanban implementation to zone for purchased parts.



13. Create spot buy and blanket orders with suppliers.



14. Manage and maintenance MRP message activities.



15. Part number setup files under purchasing control.



16. Create debits memos, and credit memos as needed.



17. Website communication and training with suppliers.



18. Inventory control activities for material stored at suppliers.



19. Shortage updates.20. Coordinate the proper flow of material.



21. Support all procedures for government regulations and public laws.



22. Provide feedback to manufacturing and purchasing management concerning potential problems that could affect manufacturing operations.



23. Ensure purchase order is correct about pricing and delivery. Ensure order is acknowledged by supplier.



24. Address and resolve invoice issues.



25. Support production and aftermarket groups.


**Job Description:**



Buyer with strong office, problem solving, self-motivation, work ethic, and drive for results. A business degree or supply chain degree is not required but would be preferred if possible.



**Tasks** :


Engage suppliers to solicit and compile accurate and complete trade compliance data (e.g. Country of Origin/NAFTA certificates, Harmonized Tariff Codes (HTS), Export Control Classification Numbers (ECCN)

Leverage critical thinking skills to solve problems, classify parts/products correctly and reconcile mismatches in supplier provided data

Continuously expand knowledge of import/export laws and regulations to identify and help implement best practices

Continuously seek opportunities to improve department procedures and policies to maximize operational efficiency and risk management

Respond quickly to requests for information from both internal and external customers

Be agile in response to change and be able to adapt to an ever-changing regulatory landscape

Operate with the highest level of integrity, be accountable, share ideas, and communicate effectively with team members

Clear compliance holds in our global trade management system (GTMS) quickly to support timely export shipments

Process ad-hoc requests for Restricted Party Screening (RPS)

Demonstrate intermediate to advanced skills when utilizing Microsoft Office Professional products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)



**Education:** Bachelors Degree in supply chain or business field or equivalent experience



**Why Kelly?**



Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies in industry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premier source of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firm with an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity and professionalism. Whether you seek the variety and flexibility of working on short term project engagements or prefer contract-to-hire or direct hire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specific professional interests.



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

+ Career guides, information and tools to help you successfully position yourself throughout every stage of your career

+ Access to more than 3,000 online training courses through our Kelly Learning Center

+ Weekly pay and service bonus plans

+ Group-rate insurance options available immediately upon hire*



**Let us help advance your career today.**






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



Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies in industry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premier source of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firm with an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity, and professionalism. Whether you seek the variety and flexibility of working on short-term project engagements or prefer contract-to-hire or direct-hire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specific professional interests.




**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. 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, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.

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Posted: 2019-12-11 Expires: 2020-02-10

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