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Purchasing Associate I

Kelly Services
Waukegan, IL 60079
**Purchasing Associate I**

Kelly Services is seeking a **Purchasing Associate I** for our well-known client in the biopharmaceutical industry. The ideal candidate will have a High School degree plus experience in SAP and/or ServiceNow (not required) plus working experience in corporate or production operations environment. **This is a 1-year contract role with possibility of extension.**

**In this role you will:**

+ Perform and administer purchasing activities to assure that all assigned production parts and materials are delivered within required delivery, quality, compliance and pricing perimeters.

+ Conduct and document procurement activities and negotiations to support prudent buying decisions.

+ Maintain ongoing interface with various departments to assure that materials purchased meet requirements at the lowest practical cost.

+ Monitor open order reports.

+ Take appropriate corrective action on Monthly Reporting Factors.

+ Take an active leadership role on assigned projects.

+ Frequently required to develop Excel spreadsheets as a visual reporting mechanism to management.


+ 0-3 years of experience required

+ HS Diploma or GED required

**Preferred experience: not a requirement**

+ SAP experience

+ ServiceNow experience

+ Excel experience

+ Bachelor's degree is preferred but not required

**Why Kelly?**

As a Kelly employee, youll have access to world-class perks, including:

+ Kelly-sponsored Affordable Care Act health care coverage available to eligible employees

+ *Group insurance options

+ Service bonus plan

+ Holiday pay plan

+ Weekly electronic pay options

+ Online training campus that provides more than 3,000 free courses to help improve and develop skills

+ Exclusive online employee community

+ Employee assistance program available at no cost

+ Corporate discounts

+ Transportation Spending Accounts

*Offered and administered by Leslie & Associates. These plans are not sponsored by Kelly Services.

**Apply Today!**

***Important information:** This position is recruited by a remote, national, Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. Applicants must be legally permitted to work in the United States.

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

As a worker today, its up to you to take charge of your career and look for opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve your potential. Helping
you find whats next is what were all about. We know whats going on in the evolving world of workjust ask the nearly 500,000 people we employ
each year. Connecting with us means getting the support, guidance, and opportunities needed to take your career where you may have never imagined.

**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. 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, including, but not limited to, minorities, females,
individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.
Posted: 2019-10-28 Expires: 2019-11-28

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