Kelly Services, Inc.
Job Title: Purchasing Agent
Location: Riverdale, IA 52722
Duration: 6 month contract, possibly longer depending on performance and work load.
They are the world’s third largest producer of aluminum. Alcoa also is one the world’s largest lightweight metal manufacturers of products made from aluminum, titanium, and nickel. In today's aluminum market, where lean operation is critical, our comprehensive portfolio of assets and our operating experience make Alcoa uniquely built to lead. We are known worldwide as a values-based company that holds to the highest standards of excellence–operational, environmental, and ethical—as essential for our business. We never stop looking for ways to be more productive, efficient, innovative and sustainable in order to deliver the best products and outcomes to our customers and shareholders.
Their products are used in many manufacturing facilities
Administrative accuracy of customer PO‘s – entering and verifying customer purchase orders
Assist the customer service department to eliminate waste by continually looking for opportunities to automate administrative processes currently performed manually.
Compile information for maintaining and distributing daily, weekly and monthly reports.
Create/Maintain charts to track department metric.
Customer Sales & Service Major Deliverables:
Manage the customer order cycle process. This includes, but is not limited to, metal buying, bookings, standard order entry, scheduling, pricing, releasing shipment, and resolving related problems involving the plant, marketing and credit.
Familiarization with personnel in sales and marketing and the business unit.
Develop an understanding of the BU’s flat-rolled products, their manufacturing flow paths, characteristics, and sizes so as to be able to effectively enter customer purchase orders
First responder to Cold Calls. Forward information to appropriate CSSR.
•Minimum of 2 years of experience in administrative area
• Employees must be legally authorized to work in the United States.
• No relocation benefit is offered for this position. Preferred Qualifications
• An associate’s degree from an accredited institution
At Kelly Services ® , we work with the best. Our clients include 95 of the Fortune 100 ™ companies, and more than 70,000 hiring managers rely on Kelly annually to access the best talent to drive their business forward. If you only make one career connection today, connect with Kelly.
As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2016 was $5.3 billion. Visit kellyservices.com and connect with us on Facebook , LinkedIn and Twitter .
Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm
William Russell Kelly founded the company in Detroit on October 7, 1946, operating as the Russell Kelly Office Service. He is widely credited with pioneering the modern temporary help industry. The company was renamed Kelly Girl Service in 1957, and it became Kelly Services® in 1966 to reflect the growing services of the company. Established in the International Marketplace In 1968, Kelly Services opened its first international office in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The company’s first European office opened in 1972 in Paris, France. Today, we offer a full suite of outsourcing, consulting, and staffing solutions—delivered globally from over a 70-year heritage of dynamic talent innovations. Total Sales Revenue in 2016 was $5.3 billion. Fortune U.S. Rank Kelly Services is currently ranked 490 in the Fortune 500 list of America’s largest companies.