Tactical Supply Management Specialist in Waterloo, IA at Volt

Date Posted: 5/13/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Waterloo, IA
  • Duration:
    100 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    5/13/2021
  • Job ID:
    277943
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    563-723-3700

Job Description

Volt provides highly skilled contingent workers to local, national and international clients in all major industries.  We offer competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.

Volt is seeking a Tactical Supply Management Specialist to work onsite at John Deere’s facility in Waterloo, IA.  This is a contingent position forecasted for three years.  Within this role, you will implement a sourcing strategy for multiple highly engineered commodities and maintain a close working relationship to the strategy owner.  You will also develop and issue requests for quotation to approved suppliers based on the approved sourcing strategy.  This position supports direct material spend at multiple factories.

Education:  Bachelor’s degree in Supply Management or Business

Required Skills:

  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced office environment
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office with a solid understanding of Excel (V-Lookups, pivot tables, chart building a plus) and PowerPoint
  • Experience in a direct material supply management position requiring quoting and negotiating
  • Experience with SAP or similar ERP applications
  • Experience with Tableau or similar database tools

*** Candidates must be able to relocate to this location at their own expense if not already local.  This position will start remote, but eventually move onsite fulltime. ***

Must be available to work on W2 for Volt.  No C2C or 3rd party vendors please.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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