Kelly Services Purchasing Specialist in Shelbyville, Kentucky
Kelly Services is seeking a temporary Purchasing Specialist for a manufacturing company located in Shelbyville, KY.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Responsible for purchase of all Outside Services and Tooling materials
Interacts with internal and external contacts.
Interviews both current and prospective vendors to insure the use of reliable and competitive sources of supply obtaining competitive quotes to fulfill requirements.
Compares and negotiates prices, freight cost, specifications, and delivery dates to insure best possible value.
Reviews requisitions and verifies appropriate usage, approval, and includes required information.
Manages suppliers as required, including resolution of quality, delivery, invoicing, and quantity issues as required.
Expedites and follows up on problems involving purchase of products for which this position is responsible.
Advises Purchasing Manager of market conditions and changes of market conditions in assigned areas of purchase.
Visits vendors when necessary.
Follows purchasing department procedures and work instructions, i.e. certificate of insurance forms, vendor book of correspondence, and supplier questionnaire.
Responsible for items as assigned by the Purchasing Manager, which may include packaging, tool room, electrical and maintenance materials and supplies.
Performs administrative tasks: Tax exemption forms, shipping papers, filing, copying.
Other duties may be assigned.
High School Diploma/GED required; Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year College or university preferred;
Two to five years’ related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience .
Purchasing certification for purchasing professionals preferred.
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AboutKelly Services ®
As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2016 was $5.3 billion. Visit kellyservices.com and connect with us on Facebook , LinkedIn and Twitter .
Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm