The Supply Chain Analyst will support the Planning department with data analysis, reporting and system governance. The role will also support special projects and ad hoc analysis as needed.
Critical thinking, attention to detail and strong analytical abilities are required for this role. Communication and relationship skills are important, as this role involves collaborating across multiple departments to drive improvement of organizational supply chain practices.
Extract inventory & production data from ERP and generate reports for planning, manufacturing and other areas of the supply chain
Analyze data in Excel to determine appropriate inventory par levels for Kanban and Raw materials
Maintain specified Kanban levels, report monthly levels, and recommend adjustments when necessary
Provide analytical support and recommendations for current and new projects, new product introductions and other change initiatives in the areas of cost and capacity
Work closely with purchasing to guarantee raw material is available to support the planned product mix and coordinate priorities
Identify process improvement opportunities and develop solutions using principles of process excellence and related tools, including demand pull
Duties as assigned
Strong interpersonal and relationship-building skills and analytical approach towards problem solving in a matrix environment are required
Ability to analyze data, present findings and make recommendations
Computer skills to include Windows, Word, Excel, and strong ERP usage & understanding
4 year college degree
B.S. in Business / Manufacturing / Supply Chain / Engineering, related degree is desired
Medical device industry experience, preferred
JDE knowledge / experience a plus