Supply Management Specialist in Peoria, IL at Volt

Date Posted: 10/28/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Peoria, IL
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    100 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    10/28/2018
  • Job ID:
    123838
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    563-723-3700

Job Description

Volt has an opportunity for you to become part of a prestigious team of professionals. We have a contingent position at John Deere, it is currently forecasted for two years, but may be extended. 

We are seeking a Supply Management Category Specialist in Moline, IL

For consideration candidates must have three years of experience in specific areas of Supply Management such as: supplier integration, strategic supply management, supplier development, managing long term contracts, governance of long-term agreements, managing managed service agreements, etc.

Job Duties Include:

  • Executes Order Fulfillment Process (OFP) with cost reduction activities, analyzing quotations, and making supplier selection based on criteria such as quality, cost, process capability, lead time and supplier stability.
  • Participates in implementation of resourcing activities and make versus buy decisions.
  • Collects cost data and prepares limited supplier cost/industry analyses.
  • Supports the Engineering Change Management (ECM) process so design changes and product improvements are implemented in a timely and cost effective manner.
  • Develops and executes inventory plans to achieve inventory/asset management and material flow goals; resolves shipping, receiving, invoicing and payment problems to ensure prompt and accurate payments to suppliers.
  • Drives continuous improvement in terms of performance and lowest total cost with the Supply Base utilizing Achieving Excellence process and criteria.
  • Defines, resolves, and provides permanent solutions to supplier performance issues with the assistance of other functional representatives such as quality, product engineering, etc., while managing the day-to-day supplier relationship issues, thereby assuring proper communication occurs.
  • Expedites parts as necessary.

Requirements:

BS in Supply Management/ related discipline or equivalent experience

Proficient MS Office Suite including advanced Excel (pivot tables, formulas, and vlookup)

Skill in  communication (written and verbal, negotiation, and conflict resolution

Detailed oriented, ability to multi task

Sourcing experience

Preferred Experience:

SAP experience preferred

Negotiation and contract management experience

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.

Volt provides highly skilled contingent workers to local, national and international clients in all major industries.  Volt has over 60 years of experience and is a leader in the industry.  We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions..

We have a talented and upbeat staffing team focused on the quality of your career.  We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees.