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Procurement Analyst

Kelly Services
Neenah, WI 54956
Every day, Kelly Services connects professionals with opportunities to advance their careers. We currently have an exciting contract opportunity with one of our leading clients!


**Title:** Procurement Analyst


**Location:** Neenah, WI


**Duration:** 7 months **Overview**


+ Reports to a Sr. Manager within Procurement

+ Responsible for managing assigned commodities, suppliers, processes and purchases to meet customer needs.

+ Utilizing a structured sourcing process you will handle category sourcing and contract negotiations.


+ North American purchases across multiple business units.

+ Value of purchases typically would be in the $0.5-$10 million range.


**Responsibilities**


+ Develops a plan to drive value for their category based on an understanding of business unit needs, the supply market, spend baseline and evolution, and benchmarking.

+ Research, select, develop and maintain adequate sources of supply to ensure that the requirements of the category are met.

+ Balance strategy development with the tactical execution necessary to execute cost reduction projects through contract negotiation, process changes, and implementation of sustainable cost controls.

+ Analyze and execute various strategic sourcing levers that can be utilized to reduce Total Cost of Ownership and Total Landed Cost for the assigned commodity utilizing appropriate financial models.

+ Analyze market and supply dynamics related to supplier proposals to develop a matrix of negotiation scenarios.

+ Engage business leaders to align on acceptable negotiation outcomes.

+ Lead the development of risk analyses, assessments and mitigation plans for their category.

+ Manage the ongoing performance of suppliers.

+ Act as the subject matter expert (SME) on assigned Procurement processes.

+ Monitoring process performance, facilitating resolution of escalations.

+ Leading problem solving to address identified gaps, participating in systems testing.

+ Delivering training to colleagues, end-users, other internal customers and suppliers.

+ Challenging existing practices and leading projects to execute improvement to standardize and streamline processes.


**Required Qualifications**


+ A Bachelor's degree in business, supply chain, engineering or related discipline

+ Minimum of 3 years experience in a similar role.

+ Demonstrated strong quantitative and data analysis skills on a project or in a role.

+ Have participated on a project team.

+ Problem solving experience in reducing total costs and improving processes (LEAN or CI).

+ Worked in a matrix organization and have built constructive and effective relationships.

+ Presentation experience in which have successfully conveyed an idea or decision to key stakeholders.


**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. Please contact Taryn Carbone ( taryn.carbone@kellyservices.com ) for immediate consideration.


**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.
Posted: 2021-05-24 Expires: 2021-06-24

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