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Kelly Services Supply Chain Planner in Lincolnshire, Illinois

Supply Chain Planner

5 month contract

Up to 31 an hour

Lincolnshire, IL


•Involve in all PSM escalation shortages including expediting and updates in E2Open PSM system

•Work closely with all related CM to understand the impact and actions needed to close escalations timely

•Participate in shortage meetings with suppliers when necessary

•Manage supplier support of the business for On Time Delivery and monthly revenue goals.

•Meet delinquent backlog goals.

•Manage Purchase Orders maintenance and commit compliance accuracy on supplier commits

to support Customer Request Ship Dates.

•Maintain strong supplier relationships.

•Support all related activities as it relates to OBSIL, Last Time Buys, Engineering Change

Notices and sale of Scan Engines to EMS/JDM.

•Day-to-Day management of buyers and support of team tasks as it relates to Run Rate,

Recovery, Expedite, CRM reporting /co-ordination etc.

Job Descriptions:

•Input data into the Part Shortage Management (PSM) system

•Download and format data from PSM into Excel

•Pull data from Supplier Visibility (SV) for various organizations (Excel files)

•Email reports and files per Supply Assurance cadence

•Generate, maintain and manage inventory purchase orders per demand signals to assigned suppliers.

•Manage and drive deliveries from suppliers to achieve high On Time Delivery to meet customer requested ship date with minimum delinquent backlogs. Execute ocean freight cost saving.

•Manage day to day operational matters and review with suppliers on demand/supply information, reports (run rate) and timely updates.

•Drive toward achieving high attainment of supply planner score card in PO price compliance, material attainment, Part/Supplier set up, ZCM Utilization, supply commit accuracy and compliance.

•Provide support to finance on Account Payable issues and resolutions.

•Execute internal supply planner cadence/ activities per outlined such as Delivery Recovery/Misalignment Report and updates.

•Provide timely responses always to supplier, internal Zebra stakeholders on queries related to business.

•Perform other duties assigned as required.


Bachelors Degree or equivalent

With 0-2 or more years of business operatons, demand/supply planning / purchaising related experience

Demonstrate initiative, adaptability and problem solving skills

Ability to work independently with minimal supervision

Excellent follow throug on actions

A high level of comfort in working with numbers and display a strong sense of urgency to resolve issues

Strong communication, analytical and interpersonal skills

Strong working knowledge of MS Excel and Oracles are advantages

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/non-traditional 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 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.