Kelly Services Buyer in Michigan City, Indiana
Buyer will purchase industrial goods that may include castings, machined parts, fabrications, engines, motors, mechanical subassemblies, electronics, fasteners, fittings and MRO’s.
Duties and responsibilities:
Purchase Order Management & Order Execution through MRP
Non-Conforming Material Management
Invoice and Pricing Resolution
Expediting and Order Tracking
Internal Status Communication
Departmental Metric Accountability - On-Time Delivery, Material Flow, Inventory Management
Establishing Accurate JDE Planning Parameters and Material Replenishment Strategies
Various Procurement Planning Tasks
Work with planners to obtain delivery dates for production shortages, and report back to the production team
Enable supplier participation with Supplier Web tool
Daily Supplier Management and Communication
Cost Negotiation/LTA Management
BS Degree or equivalent work experience
5 years’ purchasing, planning or supply chain experience within industrial manufacturing
Knowledge of MRP system(s) (JDE) and Microsoft Office applications\
Excellent verbal and written communication skills a must.
Ability to manage multiple priorities, adapt to changing business conditions, and work well across all levels of the organization
Ability to creatively solve problems
Self- Motivated and Assertive
Strong interpersonal and active listening skill
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
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.