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Buyer/Planner (Temp to Hire)

Kelly Services
Fort Mill, SC 29716
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+ Execution of the planning and procurement of raw materials to support production requirements through the utilization of (Material Requirements Planning) MRP and other planning tools

+ Collaborates and coordinates activities with the production planning team to ensure 100% on-time delivery by establishing and monitoring the production schedule to proactively identify and address any issues.

+ Evaluates and acts upon the MRP requirements and Kanban levels for assigned commodities.

+ Analyze Engineering changes to determine the affectivity date of the change

+ Maintain strong working relationships and communications with manufacturing and key suppliers to confirm production/shipping schedules and monitor open purchase orders and demand spikes for all orders to ensure on-time deliveries.

+ Inventory Management: Support reporting, inventory turns, reduction and safety stock percentage measurements, Product Life Cycle management.

+ Processes and maintains a variety of documents related to orders, receipts and GR/IR to insure on time payments to Vendors.

+ Assists with continuous improvement initiatives with suppliers and internal partners.

+ Assists with root cause/corrective action resolution due to supplier non-conformance.


+ Communicate priorities to vendors

+ Expedite critical parts to meet production schedules

+ Train vendors on the Supplier portal

+ Inventory management and procurement

+ Reduce Excess and Obsolete of their parts

+ Manage the engineering change requests


+ Bachelor Degree required

+ 1 year experience as a buyer or expeditor preferred

+ Excellent communication skills

+ Problem solving skills

+ Detail oriented

+ Strong analytical skills

+ Manage various tasks at the same time

+ Must be very proficient in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook) with intermediate to advanced skills in Microsoft Excel. Knowledge of MRP/ERP systems is a plus.

+ Holding a CPIM, CPM, or CPSM designation is a plus

+ Comply with all work instructions as determined by ISO standards

+ Must be able to read, write, and speak English fluently

Ability to lift up to 45 pounds independently

**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/non-traditional 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 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: 2020-10-05 Expires: 2020-11-05

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