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Operational Buyer - Direct, Level 1, Walkersville, MD

Kelly Services
Walkersville, MD 21793
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**Operational Buyer - Direct, Level 1, Walkersville, MD**


**12 month contract via Kelly Engineering**


**Job Details**


Proactively manage the performance of raw material suppliers, to ensure the Material Requirement Plan can be realized. Ensure relevant Procurement Master Data is available and maintained in SAP so the Material Requirements Plan (MRP) can be calculated reliably and the PO creation process can be as effective as possible. Support the category manager and strategic buyer to implement their supply strategies. Cooperate closely with Accounts Payable to resolve invoice queries.


**Key Accountabilities**


+ Monitor and track supplier performance and feedback to strategic buyer and/or category Managers.

+ Support the implementation of supplier changes and other initiatives led by Central Category managers and Site Strategic Buyers.

+ Collaborate with the broader procurement team to ensure all relevant material and vendor master data and outline agreements are available in SAP and are up to date.

+ Manage all Level 2 vendor escalations, including but not limited to:

+ Expediting delivery confirmation dates that dont meet our MRP and production needs.

+ MRP driven delivery date "Push Out" or "Pull In"

+ Late or missing PO confirmations.

+ Pricing Discrepancies.

+ Delivery and Shipping related issues and inquires.

+ Manager Vendor performance, driving improvements on the delivery, quality conformance, and other compliance issues.

+ Manager and resolve Vendor Returns (RMA, Cost Recovery, Replacements).

+ Perform regular open order review meeting with Vendors

+ Manage AP Inquiries (Invoice issues, etc.)

+ Support internal cross-functional stakeholders to onboard and approve new raw materials and suppliers.

+ Perform other duties as assigned.


**Important information:** This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. Applicants must be legally permitted to work in the United States.


**Why Kelly?**


**Kelly Services is committed to employee inclusion through our dedication to foster an innovative workforce by recognizing, celebrating, and embracing the diversity that all Kelly employees bring to our organization and our customers.**


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 nearly 500,000 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/non-traditional 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.


**\#KellyGTS**


**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: 2021-04-16 Expires: 2021-05-17

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