Kelly Services Buyer/Purchasing Agent - Food Industry in Vicksburg, Mississippi

Job Description

Primary Purpose: To order raw materials from external suppliers/affiliates to support production requirements in conformance with customer service objectives - 3 - 5 years experience required

  • Review daily MRP Material Activity Report for material requirements, generate PO-s to meet current as well as planned requirements for raw materials based upon system recommendations and usage history.

  • Follow up with suppliers for expected delivery dates.

  • Maintain system dates based on supplier notification regarding delivery dates.

  • Notify production planner of material delays when discovered


HS/GED required (college preferred), 3-5 years experience in Purchasing, Planning or related business, knowledge of food industry and raw materials strongly preferred

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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

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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.