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Junior Buyer

Kelly Services
Waukegan, IL 60079
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**_Junior Buyer_**


**Location:** Waukegan, IL


**Pay:** $50,000K Salary


* Due to the nature of the work client is unable to provide sponsorship


**Summary**


Responsible for the procurement of products and services required to assure on-time delivery and customer satisfaction. With the direction of the Supply Chain Manager, and use company ERP systems to place purchase orders, process Purchase Order Requests from other departments, and assist in expediting orders or locating critical material. Must have keen attention to detail and critical thinking skills.


**Essential Duties and Responsibilities**


+ Issue Purchase Orders

+ Identify component needs for all new and ongoing projects ensuring that customer requirements and specifications are met.

+ Coordinate with suppliers to obtain quotations for material pricing and services.

+ Determine and establish delivery dates to meet production schedule requirements

+ Fulfill company Purchase Order Requests

+ Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; gathers and analyzes information skillfully; develops alternative solutions; consistently and continuously identifies ways to validate answers; works well in group problem solving situations.

+ Is consistently at work and on time; ensures work responsibilities are covered when absent; communicates conflicting work/personal needs in a timely manner.

+ Prioritizes and plans work activities; uses time efficiently; plans for additional resources; sets goals and objectives; develops realistic action plans; strives to increase productivity.

+ Exhibits objectivity and openness to others' views; gives and welcomes feedback; contributes to building a positive team spirit; able to build morale and group commitments to goals and objectives; gains buy-in from others.

+ This position may require knowledge of SOX / 404 internal audit controls and related documentation.

+ Other duties may be assigned


**POSITION REQUIREMENTS**


_Qualifications:_


+ High school diploma or equivalent; or two years experience with inventory **and/or** receiving within a manufacturing environment **or**

+ equivalent combination of education and experience.


_Preferred:_


+ Demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced environment.

+ ERP/MRP experience.


_This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. If you have questions about the position, you may contact the recruiter listed below. Please contact recruiter_ **_Carl Blahnik_** _with questions, concerns, or email applications at_ **_carl.blahnik@kellyengineering.com_**


**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.

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Posted: 2022-06-13 Expires: 2022-07-21

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