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Purchasing Associate III - Remote

Kelly Services
Sunnyvale, CA 94086
**Purchasing Associate III - Remote**

What's next for you? This great job. Kelly is looking for a dynamic **Purchasing Associate III** for our top biopharmaceutical client in Sunnyvale, CA. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 3 years experience in purchasing activities including documentation and negotiation and strong customer service skills for both internal and external stakeholders and vendors. This is a 12-month contract opportunity. This is a remote or hybrid onsite opportunity. **Candidates must live local to the area** . No out of state or candidates outside of 1-hour commute will be considered as training is onsite.

*** MUST BE ABLE TO WORK AS AN EMPLOYEE (ON W-2 BASIS) *** NO C2C, 1099, etc. ***

+ Shift: 8:00am to 5:00pm but hours can be flexible

+ Location: Hybrid onsite/remote. Training is on site, Sunnyvale, CA. Position can be remote.

+ Pay: $25.00 35.00/hour DOE & EDU

**In this role you will:**

+ Plan, perform, and administer purchasing activities to assure that all assigned production parts and research 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 and are delivered by specified need date.

+ Monitor open order reports weekly and engage with business stakeholders and vendors for identification and purchase of alternative items if necessary.

+ Take appropriate corrective action on Monthly Reporting Factors, such as resolving payments for invoices, etc.

+ Take an active leadership role on assigned projects with customer engagement, vendor onboarding, payment terms negotiation, and capital equipment approvals.


+ BS Degree Life Science or Finance

+ Minimum of 3 years experience required

+ Procurement database experience such as SRM/SAP

+ Customer Engagement; Relationship building

+ Microsoft Office tools

+ Multitasking with attention to details and follow-up

+ Ability to work with minimal supervision, efficient time management

+ Excellent organizational skills, attention to detail, and strong oral and written communications skills


+ Bioscience industry background

**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. Applicant must have a legal right to work in the US without sponsorship or VISA transfer for this position. There is no relocation budgeted for this position. If this position requires you to relocate you will be responsible for those costs

**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: 2021-10-01 Expires: 2021-11-01

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