Contract position: An American corporation that manufactures agricultural, construction, and forestry machinery, diesel engines, drivetrains (axles, transmissions, gearboxes) used in heavy equipment, and lawn care equipment is looking for a Supply Management Specialist in the Ankeny, IA area. This is a 1-year CONTRACT position. No per diem available.Responsibilities for the Specialist
Requirements for the Specialist
- Maintain an ongoing relationship with assigned suppliers to support production. Monitor and improve supplier performance through defined corrective actions as well as negotiating with suppliers to resolve short-term performance problems.
- Develop and execute inventory plans to achieve inventory/asset management goals and resolve shipping, receiving, invoicing and payment problems to ensure prompt and accurate payments to suppliers.
- A degree in Supply Management or Business or a related field is preferred. At least 1 year of buying experience is required.
- Familiarity with SAP and experience working in a manufacturing environment.
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