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Buyer - Immediate Opening - Houston

Kelly Services
Houston, TX 77007
Kelly has been providing outstanding employment opportunities to the most talented individuals in the marketplace for more than 70 years. We have an IMMEDIATE opening for a Supply Chain Buyer. This is a contract position with a thriving company in the energy industry. There is an opportunity for permanent hire at the end of the contract.


About The Role: The Buyer role within the supply chain function will support key supply chain processes and will be responsible for creating, managing, and executing Purchase Orders with our suppliers. This includes driving actions to ensure reliable supply of materials for our internal operations, external customers materials at our 3PL stocking locations and aggressive inventory turns while maintaining supply targets. The Buyer will work with multiple groups within the organization to ensure that material data and parameters are updated accurately, ensure that all Purchase Orders are in compliance and engage with the AR/AP team. The successful candidate must have excellent communication skills and the proven capability of working within a team environment to accomplish multiple deadlines. This position reports to the VP of Supply Chain


What You Will Do:

Meet regularly with assigned Planners to review forecast, capture supply commitments, and publish updates internally.


Create, modify, reconcile, and process Purchase Orders for materials.

Review all POs placed for on-time delivery.

Engage with AR/AP teams to resolve any exceptions through the exception management process.

Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure data correctness across multiple systems.

Ability to manage a variety of projects/tasks at a given time


Required Education and Experience:

Bachelors degree in business, supply chain, operations management or accounting OR 2+ years in Electronics manufacturing supply planning, buyer, or similar role.


2+ years of supply chain experience in procurement, sourcing or materials role

Strong knowledge of Excel, purchase requisition process, purchase order process, and financial analytical experience.


Basic understanding of Supply Planning elements and process

Proven track record of delivering change, process improvement, and lean manufacturing solutions.

Experience with MRP/ERP systems, SAP, JD Edwards and AR/AP systems.

Basic level in MS Excel and other MS Office applications

Able to think and plan across time horizons and execute tasks with strong attention to detail.

Strong interpersonal, organizational, and supply chain skills.

Ability to prioritize / manage a wide variety of projects and adapt quickly to evolving business needs.

Solid written and verbal communication skills.


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


Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. At Kelly Engineering, our team creates expert talent solutions to solve the worlds most critical challenges. We connect you with leading organizations where you can collaborate on innovative projects, work with cutting-edge technologies and accelerate your growth. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects or are looking for a long-term opportunity, were here to guide you to the next step in your engineering 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.
Posted: 2022-09-09 Expires: 2022-10-10

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