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Kelly Services Supply Specialist in Waterloo, Iowa

Every day, Kelly Services connects professionals with opportunities to advance their careers. We currently have an exciting contract opportunity with one of our leading clients!

Title : Supply Management Specialist

Location: Waterloo, IA

Duration: 12 months Responsibilities

  • Supports a Strategic Sourcing team with the development and implementation of sourcing strategies

  • Maintaining cost forecast - Working with SBMs/SMSs to ensure accurate forecast

  • Leading/co-leading cross-functional cost reduction ideation events

  • Executing cost reduction projects

  • Leading data collection and analysis

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred; High School Diploma required

  • Experience analyzing large amounts of data

  • Project management experience

  • Good interpersonal, negotiation and conflict resolution skills

  • High level of attention to detail and accuracy

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous John Deere experience

  • Experience with JDSN (MyProjects)

  • Experience with Tableau or Power BI

  • Experience with SAP

  • Experience in cost reduction

Additional Information

  • 1st shift position

  • Position has the potential for remote work

Important information: This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. Applicants must be legally permitted to work in the United States. Please contact Taryn Carbone ( ) for immediate consideration.

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.