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Kelly Services

Minneapolis, MN 55443
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Job Details

**Job Details:**

**Industry:** Healthcare / Pharmaceutical

**Work Location:** Brooklyn Park, MN

**Job Title:** Buyer

**Duration:** 5 Months (Temporary/Contract)

**_Buyer Brooklyn Park, MN_**

Kelly Services is currently seeking a **_Buyer_** for one of our top clients in **Brooklyn Park, MN** .


This person is responsible for making, managing, and executing buying decision to ensure uninterrupted raw material flow. Candidate is required to coordinate project availability information externally and internally and ensure that all deliverable dates are met to reach facility service-level and production goals

- Make buying decisions from various suppliers

- Analyze and manage appropriate reports such as blanket P.O. reports, supplier performance reports, MRP exception reports and open P.O. reports to ensure on-time material availability and proper inventory levels.

- Investigate and review all material quality complaints and problems, both internal and external and forward correspondence to appropriate personnel

- Analyze excess and obsolete material and initiate disposition via various channels, both internal and external

- Analyze quotations to ensure that proposals meet with government regulations and accepted trade practices

- Demonstrate knowledge of purchasing and associated materials management systems

- Develop skills and obtain knowledge in project management, purchasing related materials management systems, negotiation, and contract terms and conditions.

Qualifications - Computer literate. Ms Office - MRP Operating environment - Excellent Communication Skills - Knowledge of procurement practices and techniques

**Education and/or Experience**

- Bachelors Degree in business or technical field preferred. 2-3 years purchasing experience preferred. Medical manufacturing industry background desired.

- Knowledge of procurement practices and techniques preferred. C.P.M and/or CPIM certification desirable. Comprehension of MRP II and its operating environment preferred. Knowledge of Total Quality Management Desired.


All R&D Non Inventory PO request.

-Items needed on MFG floor. Supplies ect.



-Forms and follow up with the suppliers to get them to sign.

**Purchase order follow up:**

-E-mail suppliers- (where is the shipment).

**Import shipping issues:**

-Work with Brooklyn Park. to resolve any issues for Parts coming in.

-When shipment tracking is sent from supplier

Alert import team so they can clear smoothly. (this is new news to me that we can do this task).

**Accounts Payable issues:**

-Requests from BAS that the Invoices (for some reason) Do not match the POs.

-Research the problem adjust the PO as needed to help get the POs paid in a timely manner.

Filing and scanning POs

**Why Kelly?**

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*

**Apply Today!**

**Important information:** This position is recruited by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. Applicants must be legally permitted to work in the United States.

**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.

**AboutKelly Services** ****

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,
Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is
committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity
is The Law.
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