Supply Management Planner - IA/IL/WI in Clear Lake, IA at Volt

Date Posted: 2/28/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Duration:
    48 weeks
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  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $16.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt has multiple openings for a Supply Management Planner at various locations throughout the Midwest, working on-site with our customer in the manufacturing and agricultural industry. Key responsibilities include: 

  • Schedules and expedites the delivery of purchased materials to support a production plan including recommendations for premium logistic alternatives when appropriate.
  • Processes suppliers non-conformances and expedites corrective actions.
  • Works with the Supply Management Specialist to maintain an ongoing relationship with assigned suppliers to monitor and improve supplier performance; measures the performance of the supplier and defines corrective actions; may negotiate with suppliers to resolve short-term performance problems.
  • Executes inventory plans using systems parameters and material replenishment strategies to achieve inventory/asset management and material flow goals.
  • Drives continuous improvement in terms of performance with the supply base using Achieving Excellence process and criteria.
  • Executes the logistics requirements for the supplier concerning containers packaging methods and parameters; arranges agreements with the suppliers on appropriate logistics processes.
  • Works with Supply Management Specialist managing low-to-medium complex commodities and supply base.
  • Resolves shipping and receiving problems to ensure prompt and accurate payments to suppliers.


Candidate must be willing to relocate at their own expense. Locations include: Ankeny, Davenport, Dubuque, and Waterloo, Iowa; East Moline and Moline, Illinois; and Horicon, Wisconsin

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Management, Business or equivalent related field.
  • Must be proficient with MS Office Suite, including Excel.
  • Advanced keyboarding skills, good communication skills, ability to multitask, and team player.
  • SAP experience is preferred but not required.
  • Open to recent grads.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer


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