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Project Associate Procurement Manager for Capital and Labor

Kelly Services
Plaquemine, LA 70764
Role Description:

The main purpose of the **Project Associate Procurement Manager for Capital and Labor** is to negotiate assigned spends to generate financial benefits to the client and provide purchasing support to the assigned remote sites.

Critical responsibilities include:

+ Lead or assist the execution of Sourcing Projects using the Strategic Sourcing Process.

+ Implement commercial agreements and associated work processes for products and services as delegated by the Sourcing Manager.

+ Identify Value Recovery opportunities for B&C item spending and define/implement associated projects.

+ Maintain basic knowledge of suppliers and relevant market developments such as mergers and acquisitions, financial status and changes in key personnel. Communicate where applicable to the Supplier Management Action Teams (SMATs).

+ Utilize available Sourcing tools (e.g. e-RFI, e-RFQ, e-Auctions) to the fullest capability, to improve efficiency and effectiveness of the Purchasing process.

+ Develop and maintain relationships with suppliers, and effectively manage quality service / product performance issues with suppliers.

+ Execute contractual obligations within the delegated scope of responsibility and legal authority.


College degree with 3 years supplier negotiation experience

Experience with manufacturing environment preferred

Experience with MRO purchases preferred

Critical Success Factors are:


+ Negotiation Effectiveness with the client's external suppliers

Communication and collaboration effectiveness with the internal clients/partners.

Working knowledge of SAP and intermediate Excel skills.

Ability to resolve supplier related commercial issues for assigned remote sites

Ability to learn and adapt in a dynamic and challenging environment

An understanding of industry and market dynamics and their effects upon supply.

Preferred Experience: Labor & Services Sourcing Experience

**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: 2021-02-22 Expires: 2021-03-25

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Project Associate Procurement Manager for Capital and Labor

Kelly Services
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