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Kelly Services
Spring, TX 77380
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**Buyer II Spring, TX**

Kelly Services is seeking a Buyer II for a large oil and gas industry client located in Spring. This is a contract position with a possibly hybrid schedule.

**Title:** Buyer II

**Location:** Spring (77389) (onsite and remote)

**Hours:** standard M-F

**Duration:** Contract

**Description:** Purchases spot equipment, materials, chemicals/catalysts, and service requirements for multiple business lines. This position would typically include senior Buyer with extensive prior experience. Generally this person would be able to provide training and mentoring to junior Buyers. Potential support for multiple business lines, operating sites, and engineering organization. Perform advanced commercial activities associated with high value purchases, including spot bidding, negotiations of terms and conditions and pricing.


+ Processes a queue of requisitions and converts to purchase orders on a daily basis.

+ Collects written proposals from vendors as needed.

+ Conducts simple negotiations of pricing and general terms conditions.

+ Addresses invoice discrepancies from the purchase order or the goods receipt and approves invoice payment for any additional freight costs not accounted for on purchase order.

+ Liaises with the strategic buyer regarding project or turnaround purchases and potential bundles

+ Provides support to ensure timely invoice payment.

+ Handles any PO purchase order maintenance for orders processed e.g. update PO text, update delivery date, etc.

**Skills and Qualifications:**

+ Behavioral Skills: adapts, analytical, collaborates, communicates effectively, focus on customers.

+ Functional Skills: PtP Procure-to-Pay knowledge, system utilization efficiency, total system cost, apply controls mindset, application of business procurement technical knowledge, service excellence, contract development, contract management, negotiating and influencing, relationship management.

+ 2-3 years buyer, procurement experience

+ Negotiation experience

**Apply now for immediate consideration!**

**_Please do not contact your local Kelly branch office as it is not filling this position._**

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

Youre looking to keep your career moving onward and upward, and were here to help you do just that. Our financial staffing experts will connect you with premier companies for opportunities where you can learn, grow, and thrive. Jobs that fit your skills and experience, and most importantly, fit right on your path of where you want to go in in your career. It all adds up.

**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 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: 2022-06-17 Expires: 2022-07-18

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