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Purchasing Associate (Science)

Kelly Services
Baltimore, MD 21217
Kelly Science has a great opportunity as a **Purchasing Associate in Baltimore MD!**

You will create purchase orders and schedule receipts for production and supporting departments.

Additional responsibilities include:

+ Monitor inventory levels, estimate consumption, and set safety stocks and reorder points.

+ Receive materials in ERP system as needed.

+ Audit invoices by exception.

+ Invoice for intercompany transfer.

+ Manage vendor relationships: negotiate prices where supply agreements do not exist, resolve quality issues, resolve billing issues, and manage long lead times.

+ Research and establish alternate sources.

+ Schedule releases for blanket purchase orders.

+ Work with Production and Customer Service departments to understand demand forecast and adjust purchasing accordingly.

+ Create and audit BOMs and process routings in the ERP system.

+ Process work orders to consume material in the ERP system.

+ Advise management of impending supply shortages.

+ Evaluate vendor quotes for products and services and recommend suppliers to management.

+ Coordinate inventory maintenance activities with the logistics department.

+ Set up new items codes and maintain existing codes in the ERP system.


+ Minimum of an AA degree, with preferred major course of study in manufacturing operations, business administration, supply chain, or logistics.

+ A minimum of 2+ years experience in a purchasing, production, and inventory planning related field

+ Knowledge of ERP systems

Interested? Please apply now!

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

Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire talented people just like you. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills and interestsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background/education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get you noticed.

**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, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. (
Posted: 2021-10-11 Expires: 2021-11-11

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