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Procurement Consultant/Construction

Kelly Services
Neenah, WI 54956
**Procurement Consultant/Construction** Neenah, WI 54956

**Contract opportunity**

The Global Machinery & Equipment Procurement Team is seeking a Procurement Consultant to provide sourcing expertise to support the Construction Category Manager on Capital Projects. Excellent project management, LEAN systems and relationship management skills are highly valued. We use innovative thinking and analysis to deliver results to the businesses we support.

The primary responsibilities for the role include defining purchasing strategy for Capital Projects to meet business/project needs; collaborating with Personal Care Engineering teams, the Organization, procurement and operations teams to define unique needs and encourage collaboration; and managing relationships with key suppliers and internal customers. A structured strategic sourcing process is used to manage the entire contract life cycle from Request for Proposal to supplier exit.

Successful candidates will have industry experience in how to manage bids and contracts across multiple Global locations and to drive multiple stakeholders relationships and expectations within the Personal Care business.

Utilizing 6 Step Strategic Sourcing methodology you will:

Work with internal customers to develop sourcing strategies for specific purchases of categories which will best meet business needs at the lowest total cost of ownership.

Identify, evaluate and select suppliers that meet the internal customer needs.

Solicit, evaluate, negotiate and award contracts for specific purchases (technical, commercial and/or commercial aspects) as well as administer contracts as required.

Analyze Supply Base, reduce Risk, and optimize Total Cost of equipment ownership.

Lead or co-lead initiatives to eliminate waste and variability in the supply chain including planning, managing and implementing major projects in a repeatable process to realize results.

**Minimum/Basic Qualifications:**

Bachelors Degree in Engineering, Construction Management or equivalent experience

8 years or more of work experience in an engineering, procurement, operations or similar role (including plant and/or corporate experiences).

Experience managing large projects

Experience in leading by influence

Travel 10-20% of the time

**Preferred Qualifications:**

Construction/Estimating experience

Multiple language skills

Global Procurement Skills including low cost country sourcing experience

Familiarity with Machinery and Equipment supply base

**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/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 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: 2021-01-13 Expires: 2021-02-13

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