Kelly Services Commodity Specialist, Sr in Plano, Texas

Kelly Government Solutions is currently seeking a Commodity Specialist, Sr to support one of our top government clients in Plano TX on a 14 months contract.

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Position: Commodity Specialist, Sr

Contract Period – 14 month contract.

Work Location: 4101 E. Plano Parkway Building 4101 Plano TX 75074

Shift: 8am – 5pm

Pay Rate Range: 30hr – 40hr

Minimum Qualifications

Comprehensive knowledge of the strategic sourcing process, in-depth knowledge of assigned contract portfolio and demonstrated ability to provide complex financial analysis.

Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain Management, Business, Finance or a clinical discipline and a minimum of 5 (five) years related experience in the Metal Products (Machining/Fabrication) commodity/category experience preferred, or an equivalent combination of education and work experience.

Master’s degree in appropriate business-related discipline preferred.

Appropriate technical certification (CQM, CPM, CPIM) desirable.

Understands Lean Manufacturing/Operations and technical problem-solving concepts and techniques.

Knowledge of both commercial & government contract laws and governing regulations with ability to work collaboratively with internal legal counsel for optimal souring solutions.

Experience developing and executing long terms sourcing agreements.

Demonstrated skills in all aspects of project management from initialization through completion by use of detailed work plans.

Comfortable operating in a collaborative, shared leadership environment.

Advanced Excel, Word and PowerPoint skills required.

Knowledge of an Enterprise Resource Planning application is preferred.

Ability to be a self-starter and independent worker, with the ability to manage priorities and manage own work, while achieving performance standards and work plan timing. Ability to proactively identify and bring forth any potential issues and formulate viable solutions.

Ability to quickly gain a fact-based understanding of current supplier base and major trends in relevant markets.

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