Kelly Services Purchasing Analyst Job in Costa Mesa, CA in Costa Mesa, California

Purchasing Analyst Job in Costa Mesa, CA

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Kelly Engineering is currently seeking a qualified Purchasing Analyst for our client in Costa Mesa, CA. Our client is in the aerospace and defense industry and has an immediate opening for a six (6) month temporary job. Your hourly rate will range from $25-$30/hr, based on your level of experience. This is an opportunity to advance your career and skills in purchasing and supply chain with a fun and exciting company!

Responsibilities Include:

  • Develop relationships with key suppliers – negotiating contracts, supplier selection, and project management

  • Procure materials, components, and sub-assemblies for manufacturing products

  • Maintain inventory levels

  • Evaluate pricing, delivery times, and specifications to award contracts to bidders and place supplier orders

  • Prepare purchasing documentation

  • Implement continuous replenishment strategies with suppliers

  • Support cost reduction projects and improvement initiatives

  • Maintain and update purchase orders in MRP system

  • Analyze data and prepare reports

Job Requirements:

  • Minimum of two (2) years of relevant purchasing/sourcing experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business or Engineering preferred

  • CPM or CPSM certification preferred

  • Experience purchasing electronics, panels, etc. helpful

  • Aerospace industry experience highly preferred

  • Working knowledge of FAR/DFAR U.S. Government procurement procedures

  • Working knowledge of AS9100 and ISO-9001

Why Kelly ® ?

Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies in

industry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premier

source of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firm

with an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity and professionalism. Whether you seek the variety

and flexibility of working on short term project engagements, or prefer contract-to-hire or direct

hire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specific

professional interests.

AboutKelly Services ®

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Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is

committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity

is The Law.