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Buyer/Planner

Kelly Services
Warren, NJ 07059
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Kelly Services is seeking an **Buyer/Planner** for our well-known client in the **Pharmaceutical industry** in **Warren NJ.** The ideal candidate Bachelors degree and 5+ years relevant work experience required --- Prefer someone that has worked in Pharma or Biologics; and supply chain experience. **This is a 12-month contract role with a possibility of extension.**



**Title: Buyer/Planner**



**Location:** **Warren NJ**



**Duration: 12 months**



**Job Description**



**Purpose:**



The Buyer/Planner is responsible for interpreting and analyzing demand and usage requirements for various materials to support the CAR-T Manufacturing Site in Warren, NJ and Research and Development teams in Warren, NJ. Those materials include typical pharmaceutical supplies such as operating supplies, general and critical raw materials, components, equipment and maintenance supplies. The role will collaborate with both internal and external organizations to ensure supply continuity and optimum combination of delivery, quality and value. The Buyer/Planner will contribute to the deployment of strategic sourcing projects and methodologies supporting manufacturing & development operations





**Primary Responsibilities:**




+ Develop, maintain and actively manage relationships to optimize total cost of ownership.

+ Participate in regular supplier and contractual performance evaluations and periodic business review meetings with stakeholders and suppliers.

+ Place orders via purchase order line item releases.

+ Maintain system planning parameters (e.g. lot size, lead-time and safety stock levels)

+ Monitor product life cycles and alert appropriate team members to any actionable inventory requirements and disruption to supply.

+ Conduct investigation and root cause analyses on any supply disruptions or material quality issues and report on corrective actions.

+ Complete spend analytics and supplier analyses to develop project base for evaluation and consolidation of spend across Celgenes global supply network.

+ Participates in cross-functional teams to improve systems, processes or internal/external performance.

+ Performs other tasks as assigned.



**Requirements: -**




+ Bachelors degree required.

+ 5+ years relevant work experience required --- Prefer someone that has worked in Pharma or Biologics; and supply chain experience

+ 3+ years of experience supporting ERP systems (preferably Oracle EBS).

+ An equivalent combination of education, experience and training may substitute.

+ Must be proficient with MS Office applications (Word, Excel, etc.)





**Why Kelly?**



As a Kelly employee, youll have access to premier perks, including:




+ Kelly-sponsored Affordable Care Act health care coverage available to eligible employees

+ Group insurance options

+ Service bonus plan

+ Holiday pay plan

+ Weekly electronic pay options

+ Online training campus that provides more than 3,000 free courses to help improve and develop skills

+ Outstanding online employee community



Corporate discounts




+ Transportation Spending Accounts

+ Offered and coordinated by Leslie & Associates. These plans are not sponsored by Kelly Services.




**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.




**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: 2020-01-15 Expires: 2020-02-15

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