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Senior Buyer - Direct Hire

Kelly Services
New Philadelphia, OH 44663
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**Are you in the market for a new job opportunity?**

**At** **Kelly** **** **Professional & Industrial, were passionate about helping you find a job that works for you, how about this one?** Direct Hire Senior Buyer in New Philadelphia, Ohio.

The Senior Buyer is a senior position responsible for procuring materials, supplies, parts, equipment and services necessary to support the production for product lines while supporting the companys goals of on-time delivery, quality and profitability.

**Essential Duties And Responsibilities**

+ Manage RFQs to targeted suppliers to ensure the best suppliers are selected, ensure responses are on time, and review proposals with key stakeholders to ensure the team is aligned on sourcing decisions.

+ Negotiate pricing, delivery, and other commercial terms with suppliers to ensure mutually beneficial relationships are established.

+ Communicate risks to key stakeholders and escalate to appropriate levels internally and externally to resolve any shortages.

+ Review and establish long-term agreements.

+ Work with cross-functional teams to identify and approve suppliers.

+ Partner with engineering to support value added engineering initiatives.

+ Lead specific projects to effect cost-savings across assigned components and/or product lines.

+ Monitor, evaluate and track supplier quality; implement corrective action when required.

+ Collaborate with other members of the Purchasing team to help ensure work is most efficiently completed within the department.

+ Execute purchase orders and track inventory as required.

+ Other duties as requested, directed, or assigned.


+ Bachelors degree in related field preferred. Equivalent education and experience required.

+ 5+ years of experience in Purchasing, specifically direct raw material procurement, required.

+ Experience using an ERP for tasks related to purchasing required; experience with Epicor preferred.

+ Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Excel, required.

**Training Requirements**

+ Excellent decision-making skills and a sense of urgency.

+ Strong negotiator with demonstrated experience achieving cost-savings.

+ Ability to read engineering drawings and communicate specific requirements to vendors.

+ Strong organizational skills and the ability to manage several different tasks/projects simultaneously.

+ Team player with keen problem-solving skills.

+ Recognize the Quality Management System in place at CCC and participate in the processes and procedures in the QMS ISO 9001:2015.

**Physical Requirements**

+ Ability to sit or stand for prolonged periods of time and lift up to 50 pounds as required.

+ May be subject to random drug and alcohol testing.

**Other Duties**

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

**What happens next?**

Once you apply, youll proceed to next steps if your skills and experience look like a good fit. But dont worryeven if this position doesnt work out, youre still in our network. That means all our recruiters will have access to your profile, expanding your opportunities even more.

Helping you discover whats next in your career is what were all about, so lets get to work. Please apply online or send resume to Danelle at

**I look forward to your response!**


**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/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.

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Posted: 2022-07-25 Expires: 2022-08-25

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