Supply Management Planner II in Waterloo, IA at Volt

Date Posted: 5/16/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Waterloo, IA
  • Job Type:
    Miscellaneous
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    5/16/2018
  • Job ID:
    111080
  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $20.9/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description

Volt has an opportunity for you to become part of a prestigious team of professionals. We are seeking a Supply Management Planner to communicates with suppliers on a day-to-day basis regarding schedule releases This is a contingent position forecasted for Two Years in Waterloo, IA.  Main responsibility will be to  schedule requirements for purchased material such as economic order quantities optimal inventory level delivery and material replenishment.  Provides support services to Supply Management Specialists.

Job Duties 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.
  • Responsible for the implementation of optimal logistics processes and the material management systems within the unit and for the logistic performance of the suppliers
  • Supports the Engineering Change Management (ECM) process so design changes and product improvements are implemented in a timely and cost effective manner.
  • Supports EPDP by ensuring an effective transition from Product Delivery Process (PDP) to Order Fulfillment Process (OFP) through timely placement and receipt of initial production order.
  • Works proactively with 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.
  • Coordinates and 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.
  • Coordinates and executes the logistics requirements for the supplier concerning containers, packaging, methods and parameters; arranges agreements with the supplier on appropriate logistics processes before the start of production.
  • Resolves and eliminates shipping and receiving problems to ensure prompt and accurate payments to suppliers.

Requirements:

  • Candidates must be proficient in MS Office, prefer candidates who have experience with SAP.
  • Prefer candidates to have experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Bachelors degree in Business related field preferred.
  • Ability to learn/ master new programs quickly is required.

***Incumbent will be required to be on call approximately every 6 weeks.***

This is a great way to get experience in a growing field at a great company.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Contact a Volt representative by applying to this posting online for immediate consideration. We look forward to speaking with you soon.

If you do not meet all the qualifications of the position listed here, please be sure to go to http://jobs.volt.com to see the other positions we have available that you may qualify.