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Kelly Services Buyer in Arroyo, Puerto Rico


Basic Function: Obtains materials, components, equipment, and service from suppliers at the lowest cost consistent with considerations of quality, reliability of source, and urgency of need.

Responsibilities :

  • Continuously fully comply with all regulatory related requirements.

  • Stop further processing in the event of encountering non-conforming product condition.

  • Develop new and maintain existing sources to ensure adequate inventories of materials, components and equipment.

  • Provide Purchasing Projections in a timely manner.

  • Maintain adequate component records including but not limited to pricing, component lead times.

  • Actively participate in the annual Standard Cost Roll.

  • Maintain adequate inventory levels.

  • Lead cost reduction and/or special project teams.

  • Analyze quotations received, selects suppliers, and schedules delivery of products, materials, and/or components.

  • Prepare and/or supervise the preparation of orders and follow-up on orders to expedite delivery and shipment.

  • Analyze complex demand and usage information.

  • Coordinate purchasing activities with manufacturing unit to maintain inventory at planned level.

  • Develop and maintain necessary records and files for efficient operation.

  • May train and/or advise others in materials related topics.

  • Submit periodic reports on areas of responsibility.

Requirements :

B.B.A. or B.S. in business with an emphasis in purchasing or logistics preferred.

2-4 years purchasing/planning or related experience

Why Kelly ® ?

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly® Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, we’re here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.

About Kelly ®

At Kelly, we’re always thinking about what’s next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, we’re a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.