Logistics Analyst in Sanford, NC at Volt

Date Posted: 2/19/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Sanford, NC
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    72 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    2/19/2021
  • Job ID:
    268924
  • 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 Logistics Analyst to work for our client located in Sanford, NC.  This is a contingent position forecasted for 18 months.  90% of this job can be performed remotely; 10% will be in the office (as needed during build phases).  You will be under limited direction and perform a variety of logistic and supply chain support activities in the areas of logistics planning, materials planning, and other duties as assigned.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Prepare inventory reports detailing delivery updates on quantity and order date for materials needed to meet the prove design production schedule
  • Follow-up on purchase or production requisitions as appropriate confirming acceptance and delivery schedule
  • Ensure purchased material is ordered, shipped and delivered to meet scheduled build requirements
  • Use of multiple Caterpillar information systems to track and plan for material and shipping
  • Investigate and resolve receiving discrepancies, notify appropriate personnel of results or required actions, and follow to closure
  • Communicate with suppliers and internal partners daily to expedite the delivery of materials
  • Daily tracking and communication of metric information supporting new product introduction

Education:  Bachelor's degree related to Supply Chain, Industrial Engineering, Business Administration and/or Logistics Management or 5+ years of related experience in Materials Operations or Material Planning

Required Experience:

  • Advanced Microsoft Excel experience
  • Understanding of MRP and ERP systems
  • Ability to communicate clearly
  • Ability to work with diverse workgroup and get along well with others
  • Ability to build strong collaborative relationships
  • Ability to be very detailed orientated
  • Ability to adapt quickly to changes/needs and to be flexible

*** This position is in Sanford, NC.  It will be 90% remote, with the occasional need to be onsite.  Candidates must be able to relocate to this location at their own expense if they are not already local to the area.  ***

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

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.