Supply Management Specialist in East Moline, IL at Volt

Date Posted: 1/7/2021

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    72 weeks
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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 Supply Management Specialist to work onsite at John Deere’s facility in East Moline, IL.  This is a contingent position forecasted for one year.  Within this role, you will execute the 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.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Business or Engineering; will consider new grads

Required Skills:

  • Experience leading teams or managing projects involving multiple stakeholders and working with cross-functional teams
  • Proven ability to collaborate on project teams involving multiple disciplines and facilities to deliver expected results
  • Strong interpersonal and facilitation skills to work in a team environment, interacting with design engineers, suppliers and management
  • Experience with negotiation and conflict resolution
  • Strong verbal and written communication, presentation and documentation skills with multiple levels of the organization
  • Proven experience with prioritizing multiple tasks/projects with the ability to shift priorities as needed in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong computer skills and systems knowledge, i.e., Word, Excel, PowerPoint

What Makes You Stand Out:

  • Experience in one or more areas of Supply Management, such as: supplier integration, strategic supply management, supplier development, material flow, tactical supply management, scheduling, forecasting or logistics
  • Experience using SAP/PDM (workflow)
  • Experience analyzing data and solving problems to achieve desired results
  • Experience with sourcing, cost reduction, and change management

*** Seeking a local candidate in the Quad City area.  This position will start remote due to COVID, but once the John Deere facility reopens, the incumbent will be required to be onsite in East Moline, IL. ***

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

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.