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Inventory Specialist

Kelly Services
Clearwater, FL 33765
**Kelly Engineering** is currently recruiting for a **(Contract to Hire) (Inventory Specialist)** job located in **Clearwater, FL.** The Inventory & Buyer Specialist is a key member of the procurement & purchasing team, responsible for Inventory purchasing, planning, inventory management and forecasting.


+ As key supply chain interface on new projects and products, lead the effort to streamline the creation of accurate BOM specifications and developing a robust long lead strategy.

+ Develop purchasing strategy for consolidated buys and work to better leverage suppliers.

+ Develop strong vendor relationships for handled products.

+ Learn the procurement system expertly (Sage 100c & Sage Inventory Advisor)

+ Purchasing responsibility for strategic accounts.

+ Track costs and prepare analysis to aid in pricing

+ Prepare Inventory related budgets, forecasts, financial metrics reports & perform analysis

+ Preform various Inventory account reconciliations

+ Maintain ERP and conduct audits on inventory

+ Develop and provide weekly reports to management on expenditures.

+ Achieve or exceed standards set by Management for fill rate, Inventory turnover, DCOS-Days Cost of Sales, SKU rationalization, and reduction of overstocks and aged inventory.


+ 2 years minimum experience working in a manufacturing or cost accounting environment.

+ Strong knowledge in Cost Accounting

+ Must be able to work within deadlines and provide timely reporting

+ APICS training and certification preferred.

+ Desire to work in a fast paced, changing environment.

+ Fluent with the Microsoft Suite of products with advanced level excel skills.

+ Experience with Sage ERP & Sage Inventory Advisor preferred.

+ Assist in training including be cross trained with the Purchasing Assistant.


+ Bachelors degree or higher in Accounting or related major.

+ Production/Manufacturing experience

+ Inventory analysis and tracking

+ Must be a self-starter, highly dependable/reliable and work with little supervision.

+ Strong accounting understanding with cost accounting experience a plus

+ Must have a great can do attitude, detail oriented able to meet deadlines and possess strong communication skills.

+ Knowledge of Lean Principles & Language, UL Standards, and NFPA standards is a plus.

+ Knowledge of UL standards and NFPA standards a plus.

+ APICS training and certification in production control and inventory management a plus.

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

Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies in industry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premier source of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firm with an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity, and professionalism. Whether you seek the variety and flexibility of working on short-term project engagements or prefer contract-to-hire or direct-hire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specific professional interests.

**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. 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, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.
Posted: 2019-11-15 Expires: 2019-12-16

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