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Kelly Services
West Fargo, ND 58078
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**Buyer Entry Level**

**West Fargo, ND**

**Job Information**

Represent the Procurement organization on all projects. Manage and support the procurement of materials during the product development phase. Support all supplier and costing quoting processes in support of Strategic Procurement.

**Contract:** 06/2021 09/2021 (possibility for direct hire)

**Benefits:** Eligible

**Pay:** $22/hr

**Role & Responsibility**

Supplier Management

+ This individual may be asked to manage assigned commodities.

+ Develop and implement supply strategies to achieve ongoing cost, quality, and delivery improvements.

+ _Key Performance Indicators (KPIs): Develop and implement supply strategies for assigned commodities._

+ Update production cost estimates and quotes as received.

+ Assist Accounting with project cost roll-ups.

+ Issue RFQs and load the appropriate quotes as directed by the Commodity Leaders/Managers.

+ Perform routine quote file maintenance.

+ Ensure early and ongoing supplier and procurement involvement in the NPD process.

+ Build strong value adding relationships with suppliers, internal customers, and cross-functional departments.

+ Supply forecasts and schedules to suppliers as required.

+ Responsibility to assist planning in minimizing inventory and moving toward the most cost effective, triggered release of material.

+ Purchase goods and services under well-defined specifications and standards and within authorized ceiling.

+ Obtain approvals for purchases beyond personal authorization ceiling.

+ Enter, print, and review purchase orders for accuracy.

+ Maintain accuracy of purchase orders on system (delivery date, price, print revisions, etc.).

+ Perform procurement follow-up and evaluate supplier conformance with terms of the purchase agreement and generate related reports.

+ Work closely with Commodity Leader, Commodity Manager and Material Planners, providing information and solving problems.

+ Advise Commodity Leader and/or Commodity Manager of any potential major supplier problems that could adversely effect the supply of components.

+ Assist in maintaining data integrity in all purchasing files.

+ Assist Commodity Leader and/or Commodity Manager in developing cost standards.

+ _KPIs: Issue purchase orders, track and expedite as required to insure NPD timelines are met. Insure Request for Quotations are delivered on time to correct selected suppliers with correct information given and formatted in such a way as to insure desired data will be returned promptly. Ensure a smooth transition of procurement data from the prototype phase thru to production introduction for all relevant NPD component designs. Monitor sustaining EC activity._

**Job Requirement**

+ Bachelors degree in related field preferred. Equivalent education and/or experience allowed.

+ 0>2 years experience

+ PC Skills, Excel, Oracle, Power Point.

+ Must demonstrate a high level of proficiency with Microsoft Excel and Word.

**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/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: 2021-04-05 Expires: 2021-05-06

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