1+ months

Buyer Specialist

Kelly Services
Louisville, KY 40207
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**$55K 60K**

**Kelly Professional and Industrial is looking for a 1** **st** **shift Buyer in Louisville, KY (Jtown Area)**

**Please send your resume to email Or call 270-253-6481 With any questions.**

**Job Description:**

+ Analyzes, maintains, and executes Materials Requirement Plan (MRP)

+ Continuously monitors and verifies materials pipeline to ensure it meets the MRP requirements

+ Identifies and appropriately addresses materials supply issues

+ Ensures materials availability to support operations through MRP execution, on-time delivery, and coordination of materials movement through receiving to production

+ Tracks and provides supporting data to management in order to clearly define customer liable materials

+ Executes and maximizes Ivy negotiated terms with suppliers to reduce materials liability

+ Issues Purchase Orders to pricing, terms & conditions that are negotiated and agreed to by Ivy Commodity Managers and Buyers

+ Ensures suppliers adherence to established agreements.

+ Optimizes order management process to ensure effective communication with suppliers

+ Maintains integrity of master data and purchasing planning parameters in order to minimize material liability and to balance the cost of procurement with inventory investment levels

+ Monitors and continuously improves suppliers delivery and quality performance

+ Address and resolve recurring or critical issues by utilizing corrective action tools and additional resources

+ Provides inputs to drive and execute Ivys commodity and pricing strategy

+ Works closely with Buyers, Commodity Managers, & SCM. Provide feedback on supplier performance and Ivys strategies

+ Minimizes materials freight expenses

+ Monitors, tracks, and provides feedback on suppliers performance on delivery, quality, and service

+ Performs other duties as assigned.

**Job Requirements:**

+ Previous Buyer Experience prefer but not required- will train.

+ Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry

+ Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations

+ Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists

+ Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

+ Strong knowledge of global and regional logistics operations and industry

+ Strong proficiency in determining logistics requirements to enable companys business goals and objectives with ability to devise and implement strategy to achieve targets

+ Strong financial and analytical ability. Proficiency in managing business analytics to determine optimum company footprint

+ Strong knowledge of international direct and indirect taxes as well as global customs regimes.

+ Proven track record of successful change management accomplishments, implementing and management continuous Productivity and cost reduction programs.

+ Strong and convincing communication skills.

+ Proficiency in use of personal computers, Microsoft Office products and e-mail skills required 4 or more years of experience in a relevant position.

+ Regular business hours. Some additional hours may be required.

+ Travel requirements: Domestic and/or International: Up to 20%Climate controlled office environment during normal business hours.

**Education Requirements:**

+ Bachelor's Degree, First Degree, Trade/Vocational School certificate or Equivalent required. Degree in Business Administration or related field preferred

**For more information & immediate consideration,** **please apply online or Call / Text Azalia at 270-253-6481 With any questions.**

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**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

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

As a worker today, its up to you to take charge of your career and look for opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve your potential. Helping you find whats next is what were all about. We know whats going on in the evolving world of workjust ask the 440,000 people we employ each year. Connecting with us means getting the support, guidance, and opportunities needed to take your career where you may have never imagined.

**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 Services is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We welcome, value, and embrace diversity at all levels and are committed to building a team that is inclusive of a variety of backgrounds, communities, perspectives, and abilities. At Kelly, we believe that the more inclusive we are, the better services we can provide. Requests for accommodation related to our application process can be directed to Kellys Human Resource Knowledge Center.
Kelly complies with the requirements of Californias state and local Fair Chance laws. A conviction does not automatically bar individuals from employment.

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Posted: 2022-07-11 Expires: 2022-09-08

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