Supply Chain Analyst

Aptask - Memphis, TN

Contract

Job Summary

* This position will work closely with our Mexico team so good verbal and written Spanish language skill is a big plus

* Manager is open to hiring a Master’s student (MBA/MS) with some experience as long as they can put in close to a 40 hour work week. They have had success with doing this with other hires for the group and are willing to take a look at considering this for this position as well

* When the manager is ready to interview, as he is not local to Memphis, TN candidates will be asked to phone and/or Skype interview.

* This is a Monday – Friday, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM position. There is a little bit of flexibility with the working hours meaning someone could be approved to start earlier or later.

Work with Supply Chain leaders to provide global supply chain analytics across business units in critical areas of supply chain, for example: Throughput time / lead time, On time delivery, Logistics, Warehouse and Transportation spend, Order management, global order board, Sales and operations planning, Inventory data, Cash-to-cash, working capital, total supply chain optimization, etc.

Responsibilities and Duties

* Provide Functional Excellence in the area of supply chain data & KPI's. Send reports on regular basis to team
* Model, analyze, interpret data/KPIs
* Through analytics, suggest alternative methods and provide reasoning to deliver "best in class" results.
* Work with third party supply chain and technology companies to collect data

Required Experience, Skills and Qualifications

Minimum of a Bachelors’ Degree is required. Manager prefers to see a BS in Business or Supply Chain
* This position will work closely with our Mexico team so good verbal and written Spanish language skill is a big plus
* Strong analytical and critical thinking skills (expert level on excel, lotus notes, word, power point, etc. – minitab experience preferred)
* Statistics or modeling experience a plus
* APICS or Logistics certifications a plus
* Minimum of two years of logistics/supply chain experience or experience in an analytical role outside of supply chain
* Understanding of supply chain terminology
* Documentation/procedure writing experience
* Process & technical problem solving skills

Job Type: Contract