John Deere Supply Management Specialist in East Moline, Illinois

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Primary Location: Vereinigte Staaten (US) - Illinois (US-IL) - East Moline

Function: Supply Management / Logistics

Title: Supply Management Specialist - 50310

Your Responsibilities

As a Supply Management Specialist for John Deere in East Moline, IL, you will handle

management of experimental supply base. In addition, you will:

  • Be responsible for the execution of experimental part sourcing, delivery, & quality.

  • Be responsible for the translation of program module expectations into the experimental procurement process and return transparency of status back to the module.

Visa sponsorship is NOT available for this position.

What Skills You Need

  • Experience with experimental purchasing processes

  • Experimental metal fab & casting commodity knowledge

  • Experience resolving supplier invoice issues

  • SAP and MASA (material & Services Acquisition system) knowledge

  • Skill in interpersonal communication and supplier communication

  • Proficiency in Excel

  • Ability to handle a large mass of information and multiple tasks

  • Ability to travel domestically and/or internationally up to 15%

What Makes You Stand Out

  • Project management experience

  • Work experience in a team environment

  • Responsiveness and discipline with data entry

  • Technical background in supply management, engineer, or operations

Education (or equivalent work experience)

  • Bachelor's degree in business/engineering

What You'll Get

At John Deere, you are empowered to create a career that will take you to where you want to go. Here, you'll enjoy the freedom to explore new projects, the support to think outside the box and the advanced tools and technology that foster innovation and achievement. We offer comprehensive relocation and reward packages to help you get started on your new career path. Click here to find out more about our Total Rewards Package.

The information contained herein is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and qualifications required of individuals performing the job. The qualifications detailed in this job description are not considered the minimum requirements necessary to perform the job, but rather as guidelines.

John Deere is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.