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Business:  Kalmar
Job Function:  Service

Ottawa, KS, US

Parts Item Management Specialist

Making your next move count


Job Function:

The Parts Item Management Specialist is responsible to maintain global Kalmar parts lifecycle information in SAP. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
•    Maintain Parts item data according to agreed policies
•    Provide added value for item data content and verify data quality and completeness 
•    Eliminate Parts Duplication and Redundancy
•    Support and develop related systems performance in item management process
•    Provide Parts & Logistics item data quality analysis for business stakeholders
•    Support Item Management process and Parts item policy development
•    Cooperate with product lines, purchasing/suppliers and sales/customers to get part input and feedback
•    Other duties assigned

What you’ll need to succeed:


•    Bachelor’s Degree in Business is preferred and/or relevant work experience 


•    Technical background
•    Experience with PDM and ERP systems (SAP preferred)
•    Process understanding of SAP/Servigistics
•    Knowledge of Kalmar parts and product offering is preferred
•    Knowledge of Kalmar customer and vendor base is preferred


•    Strong IT skills
•    Problem solving skills
•    Fast acquisition of information
•    Ability to work under pressure to keep agreed deadlines
•    Good verbal and written communication skills
•    Working in international environment
•    English Language 


Key success factors:
•    Item data supports Parts product offering and meets market requirements
•    Identify and harmonize item data to get savings
•    Keep up and update own competence on technology
•    Cooperation with different sales and purchasing stakeholders

You will be part of:


With us, you will have the opportunity to realize your potential and become an important member of our global team. We offer a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment with competitive compensation and fantastic best-in-class benefits packages, including 401(k), medical, dental, vision and life insurance plans with paid vacation and nine paid holidays.


If you are seeking a challenging and rewarding career, are motivated and have a strong work ethic, and are interested in working in a world-class, global environment with state-of-the-art projects and technology then we invite you to apply for our role.

Kalmar is part of Cargotec


Kalmar offers the widest range of cargo handling solutions and services to ports, terminals, distribution centres and to the heavy industry. Kalmar is the industry forerunner in terminal automation and in energy efficient container handling, with one in four container movements around the globe being handled by a Kalmar solution. Through its extensive product portfolio, global service network and ability to enable a seamless integration of different terminal processes, Kalmar improves the efficiency of every move. www.kalmarglobal.com


Cargotec's sales in 2019 totalled approximately EUR 3.7 billion and it employs around 12,000 people. www.cargotec.com


We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Nearest Major Market: Kansas City