Supply Management Specialist- Order Fulfillment Process (OFP)

Date: Sep 18, 2023

Location: Dubuque, Iowa, US, 52001

Company: John Deere

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Primary Location: United States (US) - Iowa  - Dubuque  
Function: Supply Management / Logistics
Title: Supply Management Specialist- Order Fulfillment Process (OFP) - 102592
Onsite/Remote:Onsite Position




Your Responsibilities


As a Supply Management Specialist-Order Fulfillment Process (OFP) for John Deere Construction and Forestry located in  Dubuque, Iowa , you will support multi-functional procurement teams responsible for activities in Quality, Delivery, and Cost. In addition, you will:   


  • Develop/support ongoing relationships with assigned suppliers to monitor and improve quality and delivery performance, and lead efforts to address and improve chronic supplier performance issues  
  • Support the factory shared goals of on-time service delivery, material availability, and asset management  
  • Develop and monitor supplier and part inventory plans to mitigate supplier risk while maintaining goal-level assets   
  • Support negotiation of supply agreements with specific suppliers as necessary   


VISA Sponsorship is NOT Available for this position



What Skills You Need


  • 2 or more years of Supply Management experience    
  • 2 or more years of experience with SAP    
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment    
  • Excellent people, communication, and relationship management skills    
  • Experience analyzing information to make sound business decisions

What Makes You Stand Out


  • Project Management experience      
  • Experience leading a cross-functional team    
  • Logistics and Inventory analysis skills





Ideally you will have a degree or equivalent related work experience in the following:


  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent related work experience


What You'll Get

At John Deere, you are empowered to create a career that will take you to where you want to go while working in an inclusive team environment. 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. Additionally, we offer a comprehensive reward package to help you get started on your new career path, including:

  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Highly competitive base pay and performance bonuses
  • Savings & Retirement benefits (401K and Defined Benefit Pension)
  • Healthcare benefits with a generous company contribution in the Health Savings Account
  • Adoption assistance
  • Employee Assistance Programs
  • Tuition assistance
  • Fitness subsidies and on-site gyms at specific Deere locations
  • Charitable contribution match
  • Employee Purchase Plan & numerous discount programs for personal use


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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.


The terms of the applicable benefit plans, and all company actions administering or interpreting these plans, continue to control. Deere & Company reserves the right to suspend, amend, modify, or terminate the Plan(s) in any manner at any time, including the right to modify or eliminate any cost-sharing between the company and participants. Changes, which can be made at any time, are made by action of the company's board of directors, or to the extent authorized by resolution of its board of directors, or by the Deere & Company Compensation Committee. In the event of a conflict between the language of the official Plan Documents and this document, the language of the official Plan Documents will control.



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