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Purchasing Associate

Kelly Services
Devens, MA 01434
We are currently recruiting for a **Purchasing Associate** to support the Procurement team of a well-established pharmaceutical supply company in Devens, MA. This position will be temporary (approx 6 months) but, for the right person, there is room to stay in this growing company!


**Your responsibilities include:**


+ Process purchase requisitions timely and accurately.

+ Effectively communicate with and provide document requirements to vendors, ensuring vendor compliance

+ Track and provide necessary paperwork for all import orders as well as communicate regularly with customs broker. Respond to Customs Border Patrol and U.S. FDA as required to minimize import delays.

+ Investigate and resolve purchasing discrepancies with vendors, Accounting, Material Control and end users.

+ Investigate past due orders and other purchasing issues to ensure that orders are complete and closed properly.

+ Track competitive supplier sources to insure the purchase of highest quality and lowest cost materials, goods and/or services in support of plant operations as required.


**We are looking for candidates with:**


+ Prior Purchasing or Supply Chain experience, preferably within a pharmaceutical or specialty chemicals manufacturing environment.

+ Experience with JD Edwards and ARIBA.

+ High School Diploma required, Bachelor's Degree Preferred.

+ Extremely detail oriented and strong analytical skills

+ Professional verbal and written communication skills

+ This position will require work from the office in Devens, MA - we can consider local candidates only


_For immediate consideration, apply today or email resume to Sandy: martyss@kellyservices.com_


**Why Kelly** **** **?**


Youre looking to keep your career moving onward and upward, and were here to help you do just that. Our financial staffing experts will connect you with premier companies for opportunities where you can learn, grow, and thrive. Jobs that fit your skills and experience, and most importantly, fit right on your path of where you want to go in in your career. It all adds up.


**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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