Kelly Services Procurement Analyst I in Memphis, Tennessee

Kelly Services currently has an opportunity for an onsite Procurement Analyst to support a fortune 500 medical equipment manufacturing company, in Memphis TN

Title: Procurement Analyst

Duration: 6+ months

Location: Memphis TN

Pay Range: $23 - $25/Hr

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • This role will be responsible for performing administrative duties to support the Indirect Procurement services function.

  • Work assignments will be given by the Global Category Director/Manager for the specific services (e.g. Marketing or Finance or Freight).

50% - Core Procurement Administration

  • Serve as Analyst to support the Indirect Procurement Category Directors/Managers with responsibility for supplier management, data analysis, stakeholder support, market research and request for proposals.

  • Interface with Category Managers to support their strategic objectives as well as to identify and prioritize cost-savings and efficiency opportunities.

  • Support sourcing strategies to achieve lowest total cost considering aggregation of standardization of services on a global basis.

  • Conduct Requests for Quotes (Tenders); facilitate supplier productivity projects; support negotiations for one-time and longer term contracts

  • Utilize Sourcing Tools (i.e. bid processes, benchmarks, competitive market data) to identify savings opportunities, company efficiencies and service improvements.

  • Establish dashboards to track category spend, inflation/deflation, key projects.

  • Develop scorecards to measure supplier performance and continuous improvement.

  • Perform data analysis derived from multiple sources to summarize cost and service trends. Utilize findings to make recommendations to the business.

  • Assist with developing and maintaining reporting for Indirect Material purchases

  • Interact with suppliers to acquire and validate required data

25% - PROCUREMENT Administration support

  • Organize training/induction events, including Workshops and refresher workday events

  • Process Documentation

  • Maintain Work Package standard work. .Responsible for auditing to make sure standard work is being followed.

25% - Reporting and Data Analysis

  • Provide spend analysis to assist with budgets and plan

  • Research and maintain a core understanding of indirect \ direct commodity dynamics, market drivers and conditions including major cost drivers and early trends that may contribute to increased category costs

  • Periodic reporting of key government indices and economic analysis

Qualifications:

  • MUST have 2 years exp launching sourcing projects from start to finish without direct supervision.

Education / Experience:

  • MUST have 4 year degree

Important information: This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. Applicants must be legally permitted to work in the United States. Please apply online or contact luisa.ruthner@kellyservices.com for immediate consideration. .

Why Kelly?

  • As a Kelly Services employee, you will have access to numerous perks, including:

  • Exposure to a variety of career opportunities as a result of our expansive network of client companies

  • A competitive hourly pay rate with weekly checks

  • Access to newly expanded Medical Plan options

  • Online continuing education via the Kelly Learning Center

  • Several employee discounts

  • And more!

Why Kelly ® ?

With Kelly, accounting and finance professionals like you will have access to some of the world’s

most respected companies—providing you with challenging, high-visibility projects that can transform

your career. We work with 95 of the Fortune 100™ companies, and more than 3,000 finance and accounting

hiring managers rely on us each year to access the best temporary and full-time talent: people like

you.

Let us help advance your career today.

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 2017 was $5.4 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.