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Supply Chain Analyst in Deerfield, IL at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 12/6/2018

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Job Description

Job #:  910154

Responsible for providing moderately complex analysis of information, problems and/or data of a moderate scope, where analysis requires a review of a variety of factors. Works under general supervision and exercises judgment within defined procedures and practices to determine appropriate action. Analyzes and reports on the impact of current or proposed solutions. Assists in driving change as needed. 
Performs moderately complex analysis of information, problems, and/or data under general supervision. Makes recommendations for the review of more senior staff members. 
Tracks, monitors and measures the benefit of implemented solutions for moderately complex issues, applying company policies and procedures in the resolution of a variety of issues. May also perform gap analysis. 
Communicates perceived risks to senior staff members and leadership with recommendations for mitigation. 
Computes metrics involving moderately complex issues. 
Develops, analyzes and disseminates moderately complex reports. 
Builds productive internal/external working relationships to work collaboratively. Shares knowledge with the team. 
Resolves moderately complex issues. 
Receives general instructions on routine work, detailed instructions on new projects or assignments. 
Recommends streamlined processes and process improvements to more senior staff members. Assists in driving change as needed.

Duties and Responsibilities •   Use data mining, analytics, and business judgment to help identify, prioritize, structure and solve complex Supply Chain problems •   Summarize findings into useful information that can be used to increase revenue, cuts costs, and/or drive Supply Chain business decisions •   Plan and implement supply chain optimization projects (e.g. warehouse-slotting, route planning, inventory management, cost optimization) •   Develop models to recommend inventory deployment configurations and optimize ordering parameters •   Help foster trusting relationships with business partners •   Track KPIs and report on supply chain’s performance •   Create dashboards, reports, and analyses that explain what happened, what may happen, and why •   Identify and understand various data sources: explore large volumes of online and offline data across platforms and data sets •   Manage multiple concurrent projects in a fast-paced, results-oriented environment •   Maintain a strong understanding of data processes, strategies, and Supply Chain needs Qualifications •   Must be a strategic and analytical thinker •   Must possess natural curiosity and problem-solving skills •   Self-directed, adaptable, strong work ethic, ability to multi-task, and confidence handling adjusting priorities and goals in changing circumstances •   Ability to deal with change and ambiguity in a fast-paced environment •   Strong organizational skills with ability to independently prioritize work focused on the project and task goals •   Strong interpersonal skills •   Ability to work independently and within a team • Eager to gain and share knowledge with co-workers •   Self-starter •   Excellent ability to communicate (written and verbal) with multiple levels of leadership as well as cross-functional business and technical teams •   Ability to elicit cooperation from senior management and other departments Education and Experience •   Undergraduate degree in either a Computer Science, Operation Research, Applied Mathematics, Economics or other relative quantitative discipline •   2+ years of experience analyzing large, multi-dimensional data sets using SQL, Excel and other analysis tools • Average to strong SQL knowledge required - PL/SQL or T-SQL •   Familiarity with data warehousing and architecture concept/tools •   Data Mapping experience •   Data Mining experience •   Must have experience presenting data and its implications •   Strong analytical experience •   Strong critical thinking skills •   Experience working in a team environment •   Strong Microsoft Excel skills









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