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Kelly Services Buyer in Michigan City, Indiana

Kelly Engineering has a great opportunity as an Associate Buyer with a leading company in Mchigan 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


Education :

  • BS Degree or equivalent work experience

Professional 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

Please apply now!

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 professional interests.

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 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.