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Sourcing Coordinator at Dow Chemical in�?� Midland, MI -

Kelly Services
Midland, MI 48640
Kelly Services, Inc. is happy to **exclusively** present a full-time contract role as a **Sourcing Coordinator** at **Dow Chemical** in **Midland, MI** !



**_3 and a Half Reasons why you should apply_**




+ You have experience coordinating Sourcing/ Vendor Procurement/Purchasing or related activities that including c-spend sourcing, data management, special projects, accounts payable, and client service.

+ You have Working knowledge of SAP, SharePoint and Excel; its a huge preference!

+ You have supported account managers by working with their data in Excel: being able to use analysis and pivot tables.

+ _Extra nice to have_ : Knowing & having experience in the Dow Chemical environment!



**The Details:**




+ This OPEN-ENDED contract position is located onsite in **Midland, MI** .

+ Monday-Friday 8:00 PM-5:00 PM!!

+ **$20.00-27.00/** hr. based on experience! LETS Talk!

+ We are hiring two great Kelly Employees for this need!



This position is for a **Sourcing Coordinator** within the **Corporate Service Strategic Sourcing** specifically supporting the Facilities Management Portfolio. This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic team of Sourcing professionals in Midland, Michigan Corporate Headquarters.



The main purpose of the Sourcing Coordinator is to manage assigned spend, contracts, and implementation of suppliers along with supporting the Sourcing Managers in their day-to-day operations of their portfolio.



This person will be responsible for supporting the Sourcing Specialists and Managers on tactical activities related to the Sourcing activities, such as data analysis, documentation, payment tracking, SAP related topics and additional related activities.





**_Education/Experience:_**



**_Minimum:_** A high school diploma or GED **_and_** 3- 5 years of purchasing/commercial experience.



**_Preferred:_** Individuals with a Technical or Associates degree _or_ 4-year Bachelors degree will also be considered.



**_Skills:_**




+ Self-initiative, ability to self-manage projects/tasks/deadlines

+ Ability to resolve commercial issues or conflicts for assigned area

+ Ability to learn quickly and follow work processes

+ Trouble shooting/problem solving skills.

+ Working knowledge of SAP is desired

+ Working knowledge of SAP, SharePoint and Excel

+ Familiarity with procurement work process, Purchasing Strategic Sourcing Process (SSP), purchasing policies, negotiation strategies and tactics are desired

+ Strong verbal and written communication skills




+ Exhibits customer service and ownership mindset

+ Collaboration Team player



**_Main Responsibilities Include_** :




+ Manage tactical sourcing activities including c-spend sourcing, data management, special projects, and client service.

+ Creates value by providing appropriate input, development and implementation of tactical sourcing activities.

+ Works within defined processes and procedures or methodologies and determines the appropriate approach for new assignments.

+ Works with system data on actual purchases to identify value opportunities and develop plans to capture value while aligning with partner strategies.

+ Analyzes and troubleshoots data disconnects between the Sourcing and Accounts Payables teams, which impact the end to end process.

+ Leads strategic sourcing light projects following the Dow Strategic Sourcing Process.

+ Negotiate supply pricing, lead times and delivery terms for non-critical spend items.

+ Leads strategic sourcing light projects following the Dow Strategic Sourcing Process.

+ Provides sourcing support for Dow businesses or functions by working with the partners to clarify the scope of service, quality, volume and requirements for new and existing purchases.

+ Utilizes available sourcing tools such as request for information (RFI) and request for quote (RFQ) to the fullest capability.

+ Resolves process or supplier issues as escalated by the client or supplier

+ Monitoring of Purchasing functional mailboxes (e.g. FMDPRCH)

+ Process Vendor Code Requests

+ Assist Sourcing Managers with Project tracking and contract management in SharePoint and eSourcing.

+ Assist with projects, administrative tasks, scheduling travel, contract renewals, compliance activities and other duties as required.



**Additional Details:**




+ **_Due to the high volume of responses anticipated, only qualified candidates can be contacted._**

+ **We appreciate all our applicants, but we are not able to sponsor now; no C2C or H-1B.**

+ **There is no per diem with this position and must be able to work on W-2 hourly basis.**

+ **There is no relocation budgeted for this position. If this position requires you to relocate you will be responsible for those costs.**



**This role is supported by the Kelly Services GTS Recruiting and Sourcing division.**



**_As your local offices do not support this position,_** **for immediate consideration please APPLY ONLINE to this posting directly, or on the Kelly Career Network** https://kelly.secure.force.com/CandidateExperience/




**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.

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Posted: 2019-10-21 Expires: 2019-11-25

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