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Life Science Planner / Buyer - Lab, Los Angeles, CA

Kelly Services
Los Angeles, CA 90006
**Life Science Planner / Buyer - Lab, Los Angeles, CA**

**Position Summary:** This position will provide support to the Value Stream in the planning and procurement of all related materials to insure timely and cost-effective delivery to meet customer expectations and the needs of the business.

**Essential Duties and Responsibilities:**

+ Order materials from Materials Requirement planning (MRP) reports and other tools to meet laboratory needs.

+ Procure all related materials to support the labs via various tools. Create purchase orders, communicating and negotiating with suppliers to insure favorable pricing and delivery.

+ Track and address delivery and quality issues with suppliers.

+ Assist Value Stream Manager with projects as assigned.

+ Work with accounts payable department to ensure timely and accurate receiving and invoice reconciliation and payment.

+ Maintain open communication with the Value Stream Manager and lab personnel to ensure inventory plans are clearly understood and fulfilled.

+ Maintain accurate records and documentation for history and audit purposes.

+ Prepare, review and publish monthly and/or weekly reports as directed by management.

+ Follow documented procedures in support of Business System and Quality System requirements.

**Job Requirements:**

+ Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) in Business, Supply Management or an equivalent combination of education and related experience.

+ Three (3) to five (5) years materials / planning / procurement experience.

+ Knowledge and/or experience with ISO or other Quality Management System.

+ Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate verbally (by phone, in person) and in writing with all levels of management and with suppliers.

+ Strong ability to be part of a team combined with the ability to multitask and adapt to change.

+ Strong problem solving, team building and decision-making skills.

+ Strong proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word and Access. Experience with automated ERP systems a plus.

+ APICS Certification a plus.

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

With Kelly, youll have access to some of the worlds highest-regarded scientific organizations
providing you with opportunities to work on todays most challenging, research-intensive, and relevant
projects. Our connections can lead you to innovative scientific pursuits youll be proud to help
advance. We work with 95 of the Fortune 100 companies, and found opportunities for more than 9,000
scientific professionals last year.

You pursued a career in science to fuel your quest for knowledge and your desire to make the world
a better place. Let Kelly fuel your careerconnect with us today.

**AboutKelly Services** ****

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connect
with us on Facebook , LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,
Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is
committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity
is The Law.
Posted: 2019-07-29 Expires: 2019-08-29

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