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Junior Buyer

Kelly Services
Princeton, NJ 08544
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**Temporary Buyer Role in Princeton, New Jersey!**


**Job Overview and Responsibilities**


Develop technical goods (MRO) and technical services (maintenance and site services).


Collect relevant financial and regulatory information, and follow market trends within Industrial domain,


perform market research and identify and analyze potential suppliers.


Collect, analyze and anticipate the demands and needs of internal customers and prescribers.


Define, propose and/or implement purchasing strategies and action plans.


Negotiate purchasing contracts and formalize the contracts and service level agreements (SLAs) with subcontractors and suppliers, ensure they are approved by Solvay legal department if necessary.


Manage purchasing contracts.


Deploy the contracts within own perimeter and communicate to all relevant stakeholders.


Follow up whether the supplier / subcontractor respects the agreement(s) and performs up-to-standard.


Organize and participate in supplier evaluation and define action plans (corrective or developmental) for the suppliers.


Create contingency plans in order to handle delivery problems.


Follow-up and improve purchase performance.


Work with sites, internal customers, and other buyers to propose, implement and follow up on projects to optimize purchasing performance (total cost of ownership, synergies, number of suppliers).


Ensure the correct administration of purchasing documents, respecting defined procedures.


Manage CapEx Projects.


Negotiate, develop, manage engineering and/or procurement contracts for mechanical, civil, I&E disciplines as well as equipment for plant production.


Develop CapEx project specific procurement strategy to foster the goal of delivering the project on time, on budget.


Develop and execute RFI, RFP, and/or RFQ actions in support of the project procurement strategy.


Communicate, follow-up and maintain the commercial agreements in his/her portfolio.


Assist engineering teams in defining project scope (functional definition, value analysis).


Proactively identify value creation opportunities for internal customers, sourcing globally.


Maintain files and communicate non-conformance issues internally and with vendors.


Understand Solvays Quality and Safety policies and ensure compliance.


**Education and Experience**


University degree or equivalent by experience OR Higher education (non-university), engineering, construction, or business preferred.


Knowledge of technical goods/technical services market


**Must-have skills**


Analytical skills


Negotiation


Impact & influence


Collaboration & communication Purchasing process


Knowledge of country/regional regulations


Contract management


Project management


**Nice-to-have skills**


Project Cost Estimating


CapEx Project Procurement


Project finance


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


As a worker today, its up to you to take charge of your career and look for opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve your potential. Helping you find whats next is what were all about. We know whats going on in the evolving world of workjust ask the 440,000 people we employ each year. Connecting with us means getting the support, guidance, and opportunities needed to take your career where you may have never imagined.


**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: 2021-09-06 Expires: 2021-10-07

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