Kelly Services Procurement Manager in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Our client, a top 10 US Property & Casualty Insurer, is currently seeking a Procurement Manager for a 3 month contract to hire. The position is located in Philadelphia, PA.

By working for our client, you will be exposed to a publically traded company (listed on the NYSE), work for a leader offering commercial, surety and personal insurance services, a firm with over 120 offices worldwide, work in a fast paced corporate environment and be an integral part to the Claims team.

In addition to working with the world’s most recognized and trusted name in staffing, Kelly employees can expect:

- Competitive pay

- Paid holidays

- Year-end bonus program

- Recognition and incentive programs

- Access to continuing education via the Kelly Learning Center

PAY RATE: $48.79/hr on W2

The hours for this position are as follows

  • Monday to Friday 8:00am-5:00pm

Your responsibilities will include (but not limited to):

  • Develops and executes category management activities, driving value through sourcing and overall supplier management of “owned” categories

  • Identifies and executes Strategic Sourcing Initiatives that leverage purchasing scale, new technologies, technical competencies, and enhance profitability and global competitiveness

  • Drives continual process improvement, assisting Senior Procurement Leadership with process optimization and associated policy development

  • Responsible for supplier selection and qualification to include ensuring that the Company’s suppliers are capable of meeting exacting strategic, quality, supply continuity, technology, and commercial requirements. This includes oversight of supplier diversity program and related reporting.

  • Leads complex and critical negotiations utilizing extensive professional knowledge and experience

  • Assesses contractual performance of major suppliers, initiates supplier improvement programs, manages and negotiates variations within and outside the scope of contracts while enforcing contract remedies where required

Requirements:

  • BA/BS in Business Administration, Operations Management, Supply Chain, Finance, or similar discipline

  • 10+ years of Procurement/Supply Chain experience within a best practice environment or related field

  • MBA and Spanish language proficiency preferred

  • CPM and CPSD designations desired

**Important information : This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. If you have questions about the position, you may contact the recruiter recruiting for this position ( steg414@kellyservices.com )

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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.

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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 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.