Kelly Services Sourcing Specialist in West Palm Beach, Florida
Kelly Outsourcing & Consulting Group (KellyOCG), a managed solution provider and business unit of Kelly Services, Inc., is currently seeking a Sourcing Specialist at one of our Global clients in West Palm Beach, FL. This role is a full-time, fully benefitted position. As a KellyOCG employee you will be eligible for Medical, Dental, 401K and a variety of other benefits to choose from. You’ll also be eligible for paid time off, including holiday, vacation and sick/personal time. All KellyOCG employees receive annual performance reviews.
As a Sourcing Specialist placed with KellyOCG you will be responsible for the following:
The New Product Sourcing specialist will be responsible for coordinating supply chain activities for new product launches at the Power Tool site located in Palm Beach Gardens, FL. This will include interaction with multiple product development and supply chain teams in the US and Europe. The primary mission of this role is to track vendor deliverables, while facilitating activities to achieve project milestones and supply chain objectives.
This position reports to the senior Project Manager and will be based in Raynham, MA. 15% travel will be required.
POSITION DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Coordinate the supply chain launch requirements between three different product development teams located in Switzerland, France, and the US
Develop and maintain project plan to support on time launch of new product introductions
Partner with suppliers and sourcing team to track ordering, delivery, and receipt of component stock to support finished good production
Coordinate procedure creation, updates, implementation, and training requirements in support of the new product introductions
Schedule and lead weekly supply chain project review meetings. Track action items and ensure timely completion, communicate and talk with suppliers directly as much as 2 times per week.
Assist Manufacturing Engineering, Quality Engineering, Production, Inventory Control, and Distribution with project management support - Understand timeline from when an order is placed through delivery. Know when to challenge and validate schedules/timelines - Report out findings
Additional duties may be assigned by the senior Project Manager
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
Minimum of 3 years in project management leadership roles
Expertise in Sourcing, Purchasing, and Planning
Strong analytical skills
Excellent interpersonal skills
Excellent written, oral, and presentation skills
Proven ability to influence/collaborate at all levels in the organization
Change leadership expertise
Customer focus (internal & external)
Adaptable to meet rapidly changing priorities
Strong skill set in Microsoft Office: Project, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
Bachelor’s Degree or Equivalent
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.