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Company: Kelly Services
Location: Windsor, WI
Career Level: Entry Level
Industries: Recruitment Agency, Staffing, Job Board

Description

A leading company in Windsor, WI is looking for a Purchasing Agent to join their team!
Position is temporary possible to turn into temp to perm.

Overall
Responsibilities: The purchasing agent will be responsible for purchasing supplies of direct and indirect materials as well as recording of inventory transactions. The purchasing agent will work with vendors to ensure on time delivery and order accuracy.


Requirements
Specific accountabilities:

*Protect business interests in dealing with vendors
*Daily tasks include; placing purchase orders, coding invoices and other bookkeeping.
*Work with the Vendor Manager to make sure prices stay competitive and affordable to protect business GM.
*Some supplies ordered will be very specific to the engineering, Biologic laboratory setting and/or specialized machines/computers/technology. The selected person will need to work with the vendor manager to source the products and negotiate pricing.
*Interact with all departments in a professional manner.
*Work with research & production departments to ensure needed consumables are purchased and pricing is competitive.
*Proactive management of vendors and supplies to ensure we do not run out of key products
*Assisting with other duties as assigned.

Qualifications and experience:
*At least 2-4 years experience in procurement
*1 years experience in a laboratory and technical environment strongly preferred
*Good negotiating skills, preferred
*Knowledge of AI industry, preferred
*Detail Oriented, flexible and adaptable

Capabilities and behaviors:
*Lives and displays the values and behaviors at all times in their day to day ways of working.
*Maintain professional verbal and written communications with co-workers, internal and external customers, and vendors at all times.
*Be flexible with respect to job responsibilities and consistently strive to be an effective team member.
*Strive to advance your skills and display a willingness to accept future development.
*Actively participate in Company training opportunities to further develop skills applicable to the department.
*Gain a thorough understanding of the Company-s business and the department-s role within the company.

Apply here now or send your resume to mailbox: 6481@kellyservices.com.

Why Kelly®

As a worker today, it's up to you to take charge of your career and look for opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve your potential. Helping you find what's next is what we're all about. We know what's going on in the evolving world of work—just ask the 440,000 people we employ each year. Connecting with us means getting the support, guidance, and opportunities needed to take your career where you may have never imagined.

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. 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, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.

]] About Kelly Services

Kelly Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: KELYA, KELYB) is a leader in providing workforce solutions.

Kelly offers a comprehensive array of outsourcing and consulting services as well as world-class staffing on a temporary, temporary-to-hire, and direct-hire basis.

Serving clients around the globe, Kelly provided employment to more than 540,000 employees in 2013. Revenue in 2013 was $5.4 billion.


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