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Procurement Professional

Kelly Services
Alexandria, VA 22314
Are you looking to be involved in supply chain with an industry leader located in the **College Park, VA** area? Now is your chance to be a **Buyer** for a solid company with over 60 years of innovating the future of conveyor belts, our premium client partner continues to lead the market with the most conveyor belt patents in the food processing, can making, and material handling industries combined!


Responsibilities


+ Source, qualify and develop new and existing suppliers to ensure best pricing for our business needs

+ Initiates purchase orders and amendments for parts or services

+ Arranges for submission and inspection of sample products as required

+ Secures and analyzes quotations, negotiates prices, and terms with suppliers, and recommends suppliers with respect to cost, quality, and delivery competitiveness for assigned responsibilities

+ Develop cost estimation skills by commodity

+ Works closely with R&D team/Engineering as they develop new products

+ Inventory management to include determining reorder points, scheduling materials, disposition slow or obsolete materials, performing usage analysis, and participating in year -end inventory

+ Analyzes results of RFQ and makes recommendations

+ Identifies areas of cost reduction and leads efforts to improve value wherever possible

+ Monitor and report market trends and conditions for assigned commodities


Qualifications


+ Bachelor's degree required preferably in Business, Supply Chain Management or Finance

+ Experience in MRP/ERP software required

+ Minimum 5 years purchasing experience required

+ Experience in purchasing in manufacturing is required, preferably in stainless steel, carbon, or similar metal

+ Strong Computer skills especially with Microsoft Office programs

+ APICS, CPM, CPSM or equivalent certification preferred

+ Experience working with non-U.S. based customers and suppliers preferred

+ Some travel may be required


**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: 2022-05-11 Expires: 2022-06-11

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