1+ months


Kelly Services
Bothell, WA 98021
**Buyer, temporary Full Time status, manufacturing facility**

Major medical Device company seeks contract Buyer is responsible for ensuring that high quality materials are available at the expected time, in the expected quantities and at the expected costs. Includes planning, procurement, and cost reductions for low to medium complexity materials, including off the shelf and semi-custom components.

**Principal Responsibilities & Duties:**

Planning. Utilizing updated product requirements forecast and MRP output, Buyer is responsible for planning component purchases to support the manufacturing plan while maintaining optimal inventory levels. This includes responsibility for ensuring accuracy of the vendor part master and vendor lead time data in the companys ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) software.

Purchasing. Responsible for obtaining quotes and negotiating with suppliers.

Responsible for purchase order entry in the ERP system, placing orders with suppliers, and working with suppliers to ensure on-time receipts.

Receiving. Monitors receiving activity and works with suppliers to ensure the orderly receipt of goods and services delivered to the company. Includes responsibility for working with Quality Assurance.

**Experience, Education, Training, Traits:**

An undergraduate degree or equivalent experience is required.

Buyer Planner experience - particularly in the manufacture of instrumentation and/or medical devices


Knowledge and experience in the utilization of ERP systems and planning tools.

Knowledge and experience in Bill of Material structures and component specifications.

Inventory management knowledge to include knowledge of various inventory transactions.

Experience with cost analysis tools and financial concepts

APICS certification is preferred.

Ability to read, analyze, and interpret engineering specifications.

Ability to write reports, specifications, business correspondence, and procedure manuals in English.

**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.
Posted: 2022-04-22 Expires: 2022-06-13

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