Logistics Specialist - Uncleared On-Site in Indianapolis, IN at Volt

Date Posted: 6/10/2018

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    24 weeks
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Job Description

Volt is currently seeking a highly qualified Logistics Specialist to join one of our clients in Indianapolis, IN. Our client offers exciting opportunities as a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, civil government and cybersecurity solutions.

Primary Responsibilities:

The Principal Logistics Specialist will serve as the organizations owner of IIS Supply Chain Logistics operational metrics, data and reporting. This position will lead and manage various aspects of Supply Chain logistics including technology improvements, roadmaps, applications and tools, reporting of IIS Supply Chain Logistics business statistics using various business systems including Business Warehouse, SAP, Uniform Property System, and others. This position will require Executive level presentation and executive level summary analysis. This position will be responsible for data presentation packages at all level of the business. This position is responsible for learning, training, competency model assessment activities and various project management activities.

Responsibilities include:

  • Extracting data across multiple source systems to consolidate information into a single source for consumption
  • Providing Customer Service (e.g. respond to requests for information)
  • Interfacing with members of the SC Operations team to identify process improvement opportunities
  • Interfacing with Senior Logistics Managers across IIS as well as peers and Managers from other business units
  • Preparing regular reports, metrics, analytics and presentations
  • Support in presentation creation for executive level briefings
  • Engage with Executive level and Supply Chain Leadership team in presentations and analytics
  • Servicing ad-hoc requests for data, metrics, reports and analytics
  • Drawing attention to important items and actual or potential problems and assists in developing solutions
  • Checking organizational data/presentations/reports for work correctness
  • Creating and analyzing department metrics
  • Training relevant to SAP/BW System use

Required Skills:

  • 6+ years of applicable experience as a Business Analyst, Data Scientist, or similar role ideally in a government contractor environment
  • Professional and positive attitude; willingness to learn and be innovative
  • Self-starter with initiative and independent judgment for assisting team members
  • Expert in SAP and/or Oracle databases
  • Expert with SQL or similar tools
  • Expert with data ETL
  • Proficient with other Microsoft Office products, including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Ability to learn/use internal tools (Business Warehouse)
  • Ability to stay organized and to manage multiple high priorities; strong attention to detail
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Ability to develop procedures for consistent work performance
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills; proven ability to communicate quantitative findings visual and verbally
  • Manage and prioritize large quantities of data; expert with ETL tools and methodologies
  • Ability to work with time constraints and adapt with changing situations

Experience with the following strongly desired but not required:

  • SAP Business Objects Business Intelligence tools
  • SAP Business Warehouse
  • Data visualization tools such as Tableau
  • Data analysis tools such as R and Python
  • MS OBA tool

Required Education:

  • Bachelor's Degree (BA or BS), prefer business administration, computer science, statistics, engineering, mathematics, or equivalent experience

This is a contingent/temporary position offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. Volt offers 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.

To learn more about Volt, please visit: http://www.volt.com and to see more of our job postings, please visit: http://jobs.volt.com

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.