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21 days old

Buyer

Kelly Services
Houston, TX 77007
**JOB TITLE: Buyer**


**WORK LOCATION:** Houston, TX


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


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


Place and follow-up on POs. Manage relationships with suppliers for PO execution. Manage problems and schedule changes. Update ERP. Coordinate, help direct, as well as perform all required functions from initiation of an intent to purchase through to satisfactory delivery of material or services. Handle communication with direct colleagues and the business about design and coordination services rendered. Interface cross functionally with engineering, project management and manufacturing departments to gain clear understanding of project requirements. Contribute to project as a team member. Meet the requirements including achieving lowest possible cost for material, balanced against optimum quality and schedule needs. Work goals typically take 1-3 month to complete and results are seen immediately or within 1-2 months.



Required Qualifications: Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college (or a high school diploma / GED with at least 4 years of experience in Sourcing).



Desired Characteristics: Strong oral and written communication skills. Strong interpersonal and leadership skills. Ability to work independently. Strong problem-solving skills. Prior purchasing experience. Ability to read drawings and understand bill of materials. Knowledge of types of metals. Buying experience within Oil and Gas industry.


**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** **** **?**


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.
Posted: 2021-04-21 Expires: 2021-05-22

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