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Kelly Services
West Palm Beach, FL 33417
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Kelly Outsourcing & Consulting Group (KellyOCG), a managed solution provider and business unit of Kelly Services, Inc., is currently seeking a Buyer / Planner at one of our Global clients in West Palm Beach, FL. This role is a full-time, fully benefitted position. As a KellyOCG employee you will be eligible for Medical, Dental, 401K and a variety of other benefits to choose from. Youll also be eligible for paid time off, including holiday, vacation and sick/personal time. All KellyOCG employees receive annual performance reviews.

As a Buyer Planner placed with KellyOCG you will be responsible for the following: Overall responsibilities:

The buyer will support the procurement and planning responsibilities. The candidate will design, development and institutionalization of a best practice supply planning process with key business partners. Manage tactical execution of purchasing function for Power Tools as needed through life cycle (NPI to base business).

Position duties & responsibilities


Purchase Orders life cycle management (RFP, PO generation, receipt, invoicing); Integrity of POs (keeping orders accurate in the system)

Develop and execute RFQ (Requests for Quotation)

Communicating with Suppliers to ensure supply reliability (confirm availability, expediting)

Resolve invoicing issues with PO

Collaborate/Support Source, R&D and Supplier Quality during supplier issue resolution

Monitor supply reliability, NPD supplier performance (On Time Delivery-OTD), inventory



Receiving priorities

Inspection priorities

Slob Review

PIR creation/updates

PPV analysis

Annual Std cost review

SS analysis

LT Review/update

CO approval

Partner with SQA and Source for Supplier quality issues

Planning activities:

WC RCCP/cMPS volume alignment,

Production schedules

WO creation

Shop floor control


Inspection priorities

Capture, reconcile and report metrics data



A minimum of a Bachelors degree is required, preferably in Supply Chain Management, Engineering or a related discipline.

A minimum of 1 year of job experience in supply chain planning and/or a related discipline, is required

Familiarity with relevant legislation (e.g. GMP, ISO requirements) is desirable

Ability to share knowledge and personal experience with peers.

Ability to build strong collaborative relationships, considering diverse perspectives and styles.

Ability to target communications as appropriate for the audience and make presentations to a small to medium sized audience.

Ability to influence others in a matrix environment.

Ability to challenge the status quo and evaluate/improve processes using continuous improvement tools.

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

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. At Kelly Engineering, our team creates expert talent solutions to solve the worlds most critical challenges. We connect you with leading organizations where you can collaborate on innovative projects, work with cutting-edge technologies and accelerate your growth. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects or are looking for a long-term opportunity, were here to guide you to the next step in your engineering career.

**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: 2022-07-22 Expires: 2022-09-08

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