10550 - Senior Procurement Operations Manager - Virtual (Must live in Arizona or Oregon)

USA    |     Business Operations   |   Full-time
Job Reference: 10550 - Posted 02-Jan-2024

Together we change lives. 


Kelly is a team of experts driven by our belief that the impact of the right person in the right job is limitless. 


No matter where you are in your career journey you can apply your knowledge and passion to move people, organizations, and communities forward.  You’ll have opportunities to grow your expertise and capabilities, both professionally and personally.  As a team we celebrate inclusion, caring and collaboration.  As a company we value your contribution, we work with integrity, and we always put people first – so your impact really will change lives.


Our Senior Services Procurement Consultant is accountable for: 

  • Experience in services procurement and statement of work program management and operations support to KellyOCG (Outsourcing and Consulting Group) global clients and programs. 
  • Assist with scorecarding and supplier management activities
  • Establish and oversee cost management programs
  • Facilitate competitive bids, and complex negotiations
  • Interpret data, trends and analytics and formulate category recommendations to present to program teams
  • Support new supplier sourcing, contract negotiations and supplier onboarding activities 


Essential Skills:

  • Minimum Education Required:  BA/BS or equivalent experience in procurement, technical or business-related field; 
  • Strong technical aptitude and analytical problem-solving skills 5 years+ experience in Procurement or an Operations role working with Statements of Work 
  • Experience procuring and/or managing IT services, labs, and engineering services 
  • Experience supporting outsourced services engagements particularly for manufacturing and supply chain functions 
  • Experience working in the high tech or telecom industries is preferred


Periodic client onsite presence will be required for the role.  While the role will be virtual, the ideal candidate would be based in Arizona or Oregon and available to travel periodically to visit other client or Kelly sites.  Work hours will require some flexibility to accommodate global time zones. However, primary work hours will be aligned to the Mountain/Pacific Time zones.


Total compensation package and benefits commensurate with the position. 


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse, equitable and inclusive workforce, including, but not limited to, race, gender, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, and gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.