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Randstad Supply Management Specialist in Waterloo, Iowa

Supply Management Specialist

job details:

  • location:Waterloo, IA

  • salary:$15.30 - $25.18 per hour

  • date posted:Thursday, April 8, 2021

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Manufacturing

  • reference:832672

job description

Supply Management Specialist

job summary:

A Supply Management Specialist is needed for an American corporation that manufactures agricultural, construction, and forestry machinery, diesel engines, drivetrains (axles, transmissions, gearboxes) used in heavy equipment, and lawn care equipment in the Waterloo, IA area. This job provides entry level sourcing, Enterprise Product Delivery Process (EPDP), Enterprise Order Fulfillment Process (EOFP) support to include development and execution/enforcement of strategies and contracts for commodities of lower value and less complexity.

location: Waterloo, Iowa

job type: Contract

salary: $15.30 - 25.18 per hour

work hours: 7am to 3pm

education: Bachelors


  • 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.


  • BA in business or another related field

  • Self-starter with the ability to analyze data and lead the way through complex problems

  • strong interest in initiating and developing new relationships with suppliers and peer functional groups

  • Demonstrated communication skills

  • SAP experience is a plus.



  • Experience level: Entry Level

  • Education: Bachelors


  • Supply Chain

  • SAP

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