Supply Chain Analyst

Job Title: Supply Chain Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Watford
Salary: £35000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-06-24 00:00:00
Reference: 479100618
Contact Name: Matthew Loines
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 31, 2019 12:50

Job Description

Supply Chain Analyst

Remuneration: £35000

Location: Watford

BJD Group are recruiting a Supply Chain Analyst for our client based in Watford.

They are offering a salary of up to £35,000.

The Role
Our Client is a leading Cosmetics and Pharmaceutical Manufacturer and they are looking for a Supply Chain Analyst to conduct data analysis to improve our supply chain operations. Your job will help us increase efficiency and reduce costs.
In this role, you should have an analytical mind and a strong business acumen. Problem-solving skills and attention to detail are essential. If you also have experience in logistics and supply chain processes, we'd like to hear from you.
The Supply Chain team have a target to significantly reduce inventory targets and you work will be instrumental to the success.

your responsibilities will include:

 Manage supply chain data and related analytics by designing, producing, analysing, continuously improving, and presenting monthly supply chain metrics, measuring operational and financial performance against specific objectives
 Design and produce monthly internal reports and metrics to measure performance against contractual deliverables, and to measure internal operational performance, identify trends and issues, and to measure internal efficiency
 Identify, prioritize, structure, and solve complex supply chain problems using data mining, analytics, and business judgment
 Summarize findings into useful information with implication for increase revenue, cost reduction, and/or driving supply chain business decisions
 Plan and implement supply chain optimization projects such as warehouse-slotting, inventory management, cost optimization, and route planning, to meet customers' requirement
 Create dashboards, reports, and analyses that explain trends – what happened, what may happen, and why
 Continually seek and identify cost savings opportunities
 Assist with developing and presenting customer analytics, key trends, and solution proposals during customer QBR's
 Collaborate with internal subject matter expert to resolve problems and support implementations
 Implement process change

The Person

To apply for the role of Supply Chain Analyst you must have gained experience within a demanding global supply chain environment. You must also possess:

• Educated to BSc/BA in Logistics, Business Analytics, Mathematics or a related field
• Experience within a Supply Chain Analyst role. Preferably FMCG Business.
• Experience in data mining, analysis and reporting
• Familiarity with supply chain processes (e.g. inventory planning, warehouse management)
• Working knowledge of MS Office, relational databases, SQL and ERP systems
• Analytical mind with business acumen
• Problem-solving aptitude
• Attention to detail
• Excellent communication skills
• Outstanding organizational ability

Package and Prospects

On offer is a salary of up to £35,000. This is an exciting opportunity to develop your career with successful global organisation.

If you are interested in this role, click 'apply now' to send us an up-to-date copy of your CV.

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