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Buyer - Planner

Kelly Services
Jayuya, PR 00664
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**Buyer/Planner Jayuya, PR**

Kelly Services is currently seeking **Buyer/Planner** for one of our top clients in **Jayuya, PR.**

**JOB TITLE: Buyer/Planner**


**DURATION:** 5 Months


Responsible for the planning, buying and standard cost activities, which fall within assigned commodity/product group. Maintain communication channels with suppliers, internal customers and the Purchasing Department as a whole. Coordinate raw material orders, inventory levels, expedite/prioritize release of raw materials safety stock positions and disposition of materials through the MRP system


Directly supports the procurement and disposition of raw materials in response to MRP and Supply Chain requirements.

Analyze inventory, requirements, open and past due orders.

Obtain materials in economic order quantities that maximize value and minimize total cost (e.g. optimized inventory levels).

Determine required changes to existing orders or add new orders taking in consideration lead times and inventory targets.

Assist in the annual standard costing process and provide price forecasts. Maintain standard costing program to ensure a positive PPV.

Develop knowledge of purchasing and associated materials management systems, as well as, develop skills and knowledge in project management, negotiation, Uniform Commercial Code (UCC) and contract terms and conditions.

Establish and maintain effective communication with all levels; ensure that procurement processes meet the requirements and suppliers with Total Quality Management (TQM) in mind.

Support and back-up other buying positions as needed to foster a group/team effort and provide consultation to groups supported to ensure minimal business risks.

Monitor and disposition obsolete parts and supplier returns for rejected products and help resolve supplier's quality issues. Assist in the Material Review activities such as identify potential issues and solve within the established time.

Develop an in-depth knowledge of suppliers, technologies, manufacturing processes and purchasing strategies for assigned areas.

Monitor changes to assigned commodities to alert purchasing management and the Division to major price/availability fluctuations that will impact the Division's cost or ability to conduct business.



Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, MBA desirable. One to three years of experience in manufacturing industry. Knowledge of procurement practices and techniques. C.P.M. and/or CPIM certification desirable. Comprehension of MRP II and its operating environment preferred. Knowledge of Total Quality Management.


Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers, managers, auditors and employees of organization. Fully bilingual (English and Spanish languages).


cGMP's Training, Buyer Certification -desirable- and other trainings, certificates, licenses or registrations that the immediate supervisor refers.


Observes and promotes company security, industrial hygiene, cGMP's, procedures and other security measures already established by the company; should inform any violation.

**In PR Kelly Offers!**

+ 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

+ *Holidays paid and Christmas bonus*

**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. 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: 2020-04-27 Expires: 2020-06-27

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