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Kelly Services
Oxnard, CA 93032
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Kelly Government Solutions is hiring for a Buyer on a government contract with our customer in Oxnard, CA. This assignment should last approximately six months and could be extended.

**Job Description:**

The job of a Buyer is to negotiate with manufacturers or service providers on prices of goods and services. They make recommendations to upper management on possible purchases, monitoring trends and attempting to find the potential deals. They also attempt to find new products that might improve their company's performance.

**You are responsible for:**

Obtaining quotes.

Negotiating with suppliers, sourcing items with suppliers.

Analyzing and forecasting purchasing needs for the company.

Running daily reports, update forecasts.

Processing purchase orders through MRP computer system.

Data Entry in an ERP system.

Developing and maintaining consistent and effective communication with vendors.

Analyzing bills of materials for maintaining effective inventory.

Planning purchases for future parts procurement based upon delivery schedules.

Communicating with vendors so material components are ordered and delivered in a timely manner.

Interfacing and maintaining a high degree of communication with other team members to coordinate company goals.

Multi-tasking and problem solving for resolution of discrepancies between invoices and purchase orders.

Providing support for documentation of returned material, creating credit memos, sales orders, and work orders.

Works with engineering department members in support of new product introduction launches and prototype production builds.

Other duties as assigned.

**You are a part of:**

This role is a corporate function with a local team supporting each facilitys needs. Sales operations works closely with the multiple departments and functions including sales, finance, product management, contracts, program management, and customers. Professionalism and customer focus are our main priorities.

**To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience:**

Minimum High School Diploma or equivalent.

Requires 1-3 years of buying experience.

Proficient in use of Microsoft Office Ability to multi-task and work in a flexible and changing environment with multiple competing deadlines.

Competent in the use of an ERP System.

Diligent and detail oriented.

Courteous and professional phone manner.

High level of integrity and a great work ethic.

Enthusiastic, cooperative, and positive behavior.

Requires an understanding of shipping and receiving procedures.

ESD knowledgeable.

U.S. Citizenship.

Well organized, detail oriented, conscientious about work quality.

Ability to lead in a team and individual environment.

Work well under pressure with the ability to meet deadlines.

Ability to multi-task and prioritize.

Professional and efficient with internal and external customers.

Strong time management skills.

Excellent written & verbal communications skills.

Prior use of and Oracle.

Please email Drew Rogers at if you are interested, and well set up a quick phone interview to discuss further.

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

Looking to connect with premier government agencies or the top 25 federal government contractors? Kelly Government offers a variety of full-time, project (SOW), seasonal, and surge support opportunities in science, engineering, technical, professional, and administrative support roles. Our experts will find you the opportunity that fits your schedule and interests and handle the details of transferring and processing all levels of security clearances. Its just another way we make the job search work for you.

**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, 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: 2021-04-05 Expires: 2021-05-06

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