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Kelly Services
Lafayette, CO 80026
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Full time **direct hire opportunity** in Lafayette, Colorado for a **Buyer.** 1-2 years of experience required.

**Manufacturing experience is required.**

Salary range up to $75,000k

**Buyer II**

The Buyer II performs purchasing tasks in accordance with company policies and procedures including the evaluation, negotiation, and procurement of cost-effective products and services that are necessary and required to efficiently support project success and the objectives.


1. Sources, quotes, and negotiates best price, quality and delivery for products and services that are in accordance with the policies, procedures, and objectives.

2. With the support and guidance of the Procurement Manager and/or Senior Buyer, evaluates and creates analysis of multiple supplier quotes to determine the most timely and cost-effective options necessary to meet project requirements.

3. Reviews and understands specifications, data sheets and expectations of internal and external customers, to ensure the successful ordering of required products and services for specifically assigned projects. Will seek support and/or guidance from necessary departments on any items that are not clear in a timely manner.

4. Effectively supports various departments in the organization, ensuring that procurement needs are understood and needed materials and/or services are procured accurately and timely.

5. Creates and issues purchase orders and transfers accurately, timely and according to schedule, budget and inventory.

6. Consistently uses exceptional customer service skills when interacting with internal and external customers and suppliers.

7. Provides costing estimates/support for Project Management and Engineering during the estimating process in a timely manner.

8. Develops and maintains supplier relationships to build successful partnerships and monitor supplier performance.

9. Reviews, resolves, and closes all assigned commodities regarding NCRs (non-conformance), RMAs (returned material), and CARs (corrective actions) in accordance with company policies and procedures.

10. Reconciles, supports, and resolves any problems in accounts payable with vendors in relation to procurement, quality and receiving.

11. Monitors back orders, delivery and expediting to ensure suppliers are meeting delivery schedule.

12. Performs all other duties as assigned.


1. Performs, as directed, safety compliance and uses Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), as needed, and maintains a safe working environment.

2. Adheres to all company policies and procedures on a routine basis. Consistently reports to work as scheduled and on time, avoiding unnecessary and unscheduled absences.

3. Responds promptly, sincerely, and respectfully to customers and coworkers needs, requests and concerns via all communication forms using easily understood language.

4. Maintains positive working relationships as a team player through problem solving issues, speaking positively about others and listening attentively.

5. Identifies, evaluates, recommends and/or implements process improvement opportunities that include the objective(s) of reducing costs, increasing efficiencies and/or increasing productivity. Eliminates and avoids unnecessary processes and procedures that impede these objectives on a company-wide basis.


An Associates/Bachelors Degree in Business or Supply Chain is required. But will consider years of experience in lieu of a degree.


A minimum of two (2) to five (5) years purchasing experience within a manufacturing environment is required.

**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.


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Posted: 2022-07-27 Expires: 2022-08-27

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