Kelly Services Senior Procurement Specialist in Spring, Texas

Kelly Services has an outstanding opportunity as a Senior Procurement Specialist in Spring, TX.


  • Manages portfolio of agreements and new requests, enabling efficient and effective purchase of goods and services (from purchase to pay) with a focus on business value, on-time delivery, and cycle time

  • Negotiates contract pricing and terms & conditions directly with suppliers while working with internal stakeholders, seeking lowest total system costs and appropriate mitigation of supply and legal risk

  • Executes PtP (Procure-to-Pay) processes in full compliance with Sourcing & Acquisition Handbook and CIMS (Controls Integrity Management System) catalogs

  • Fully leverages procurement processes and tools to ensure most effective procurement method is utilized

  • Maintains agreement portfolio: scope updates, pricing, Exhibits, amendments

  • Ensures contract compliance and utilization - monitors supplier performance, troubleshoots issues, etc.

  • Ensures transactional efficiency of agreements by leveraging systems

  • Identifies business value and other opportunities within the portfolio

  • Develops and maintains internal and external relationships to meet business line expectations

  • Provides fit-for-risk process improvements

  • Influences development and implements Category strategic and commercial guidance; shares portfolio specific market intelligence to Category Networks


  • PtP knowledge, system utilization & efficiency, total system cost, apply controls mindset, application of business & procurement technical knowledge, service excellence, contract development, contract management, negotiating and influencing, relationship management

  • Strong office skills (computer, data handling, etc.)

  • Good knowledge of contractor field oversight

  • Ideally will have worked with VBC contract methods (lump sum, unit rates, fixed fee)

  • Especially ideal to have worked with contract language, orders, bids, etc.

  • Need to bring high energy and very good communication skills

Important information: This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. To be considered for this position, you must apply now to submit your resume. If you have questions about the position, you may contact the recruiter recruiting for this position (Matt Baldwin: ).

Why Kelly ® ?

Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies in

industry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premier

source of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firm

with an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity and professionalism. Whether you seek the variety

and flexibility of working on short term project engagements, or prefer contract-to-hire or direct

hire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specific

professional interests.

AboutKelly Services ®

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 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit 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.