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Southfield, MI
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Job Title Buyer

Jobid US51FNEH_BH1445470

Location: Southfield, MI, 48086, USA

Description **Commodity Buyer- Aluminum Southfield MI**

**Main Responsibilities**

+ Conducts planning and purchasing of ferrous and non-ferrous metal, scrap metal, silicon at locations as required.
+ Assist with selling aluminum sows and other metals as needed.
+ Monitor supplier performance (i.e., on-time delivery, cost reduction, cost avoidance, etc.)
+ Assists in getting good credit terms with suppliers. Establish and maintain good subcontractor relationship.
+ Provide support to Aluminum Purchasing Team as required.
+ Conducts pricing discussions, including participating in and executing negotiation strategies.
+ Identifies and materializes opportunistic spot purchase opportunities where required and appropriate.
+ Assists in long term robust sourcing strategies for support to operations.
+ Assists in market knowledge and industry contacts to develop contracting strategies to spread pricing risk, mitigate contract default, ensure quality and timing, and optimize shipping arrangements in a complex and volatile commodity market.

**Profile requirements**


• Bachelor’s Degree


• 2 years’ commodity buyer experience, aluminum/raw metal purchasing experience

**Technical skills**

• SAP experience preferred

Please apply now!

**Why Kelly** **®** **?**

Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies inindustry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premiersource of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firmwith an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity and professionalism. Whether you seek the varietyand flexibility of working on short term project engagements, or prefer contract-to-hire or directhire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specificprofessional 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 iscommitted to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunityis The Law.

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