Full Job Description
The Sr. Global Sourcing Analyst will support our product development and sourcing business partners by providing high quality analytics to help drive category sourcing strategy. The Sr. Analyst will help support the development of the framework used to analyze, monitor and influence sourcing diversification for Home Depot private brands. The Sr. Analyst will use both internal and external data to provide analysis of overall category performance, as well as insights into manufacturing capabilities across global manufacturing supply bases. Ability to aggregate and interpret data from multiple sources will critical to success in the role.
MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITIES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES
50% Sourcing Diversification Strategy: The Sr. Analyst will assist the Manager in the building of the sourcing diversification reporting and forecasting. The Sr. Analyst will be in charge of maintaining and updating the sourcing diversification reporting and forecasting of HD private brands. This process is being implemented to help HD private brands better measure risk and connect with our on the ground resources in the global sourcing offices.
35% Sourcing & Merchandising Category Overview: The Sr. Analyst will be in charge of creating all sourcing Point Of Views (POV) and sourcing Ad-Hoc requests to support the product development team. The Sr. Analyst will assist the Manager in working with the product development team well ahead of scheduled line reviews to analyze category performance to provide data driven recommendations for the role of private brands in a given category. SKU profitability, SKU productivity, Attribute analysis, and Line Structure analysis are example of the types of Merchandising analytics to be provided.
15% Stakeholder Collaboration: Present analyses and resulting recommendations to pertinent business partners.
NATURE AND SCOPE
This position reports to the Manager, Sr. Manager or Director
Position is responsible for helping others and providing on-the-job training or guidance
ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS
Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant condition
Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.
Must be eighteen years of age or older.
Must be legally permitted to work in the United States.
Years of Relevant Work Experience:
Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.
High level of competence working with Microsoft suite of products (Excel, PowerPoint)
Database and data visualization experience preferred (SQL, Google BigQuery, Tableau)
Project management skills; ability to prioritize and multi-task effectively
Ability to effectively and accurately interpret data to draw accurate conclusions
Ability to manage ambiguous situations and operate effectively when things are not certain or the way forward is not clear
Excellent written and verbal communication skills