29 days old

Global Procurement - Project Manager

Kelly Services
Princeton, NJ 08544
Global Procurement - Project Manager

6 months with possible extension

55-60$/hour W2


The purpose of this role is to coordinate and manage projects in alignment with buying channel goals and objectives. These projects will require the close examination of spend for all Buying Channels in an effort to identify areas of improvement in our Strategic Sourcing and Procurement buying channel strategy. Additional project tasks include, documenting Heritage Company spend by channel and formulating a go-forward plan to reduce missed opportunities as well as improve buying channel compliance as part of the multiple integration project objectives set to achieve streamlined processes for the new company.

Major Responsibilities and Accountabilities:

Possess an understanding of how each of the ongoing projects for Strategy to Order relate to the overall SS&P objectives to integrate the heritage companies.

Identify interdependencies amongst ongoing projects and align internal teams to keep those milestones on track.

Review and summarize buying channel usage to identify missed opportunities for respective channels.

Share insights with the Buying Channel team with a view of overall buying channel purchasing compliance and practices

Provide buying channel recommendations based on insights in a concise format

Verify and ensure the accuracy of procurement analytics presented to Senior Management

Escalate any major risks/ issues immediately through the appropriate channels

Minimum Requirements:

Procurement experience preferred as related to Buying Channels- understanding of upstream and downstream processes

Must possess Advanced level abilities with navigating Excel and understanding data, gap assessment, creation of pivot tables

Technical knowledge using Ariba and SAP preferred

Bachelors Degree (preferably in business-related area)

Experience in reviewing and summarizing data and making recommendations based on those findings

2-3 years work experience preferably in Global Procurement or Finance

Proven track record of being organized and tracking actions to completion

Experience working in an agile environment and open to constant change

Strong oral and written communication skills

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience in Procurement and Buying Channel execution

Experience in Procurement technologies (e.g. SAP, Ariba)

Understanding of finance and integration points with Strategy to Pay processes

Manager experience

**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: 2021-04-09 Expires: 2021-05-10

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