Kelly Services Buyer in Warren, Michigan
Location - Warren, MI
Pay - $25-28/hour
Direct Hire Opportunity!
SUMMARY STATEMENT/POSITION OVERVIEW
Prepares information and resolves customer and supplier issues so that parts can be quoted and bought on a timely basis to fill immediate customer demand and to replenish inventory for anticipated customer demand. Ensures supplier compliance with requirements for customer and governmental standards, acts, or mandates.
Uses daily inventory replenishment reports to identify material requiring purchase.
Negotiates with suppliers to satisfy the requirements of the customer.
Initiates, recommends or provides solutions through designated channels.
Identifies and records any problems relating to the product, process and quality system.
Places purchase orders with suppliers on a timely basis to assure delivery requirements are met.
Enters all required information into on-line systems.
Assures all purchase order information is correct.
Uses on-line screens, queries, reports and tools where necessary.
Keeps management informed of any difficulties or issues.
Makes suggestions to management for improvements.
Maintains any statistical data required to monitor processes.
Documents processes used in performing job responsibilities.
Attends training sponsored by the company.
Follows-up with vendors on a proactive basis to ensure delivery schedules are met.
Performs other duties as assigned.
SPECIAL SKILLS, EXPERIENCE OR QUALIFICATIONS
3 years of business experience, one year of which was in an independent buying position
Associates Degree in business administration or equivalent work experience and training
Organized with great attention to details
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability to work in a team environment
Demonstrate verbal and written communications skills
Work well under pressure
FULL BENEFITS AFTER 90 DAYS
What happens next
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