The Sr. Supply Chain Analyst uses analytical methods and a variety of tools to understand, predict, improve and/or control various Supply Chain operations and processes. Responsible for analyzing performance, identifying insights, and developing recommendations that support management and maximize operational efficiency. Must be a self-starter, detail oriented, able to support and lead multiple projects, possess excellent communication skills, work well with a team, interact with multiple levels and functions within the Supply Chain and Insights & Analytics organizations, and able to manage vendor/business relationships.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:(Each item should account for 10% or more)
+ Drive supply chain cost improvement and performance through analytical methods, tactical reporting, and process improvement initiatives. Provide innovative and impactful insights and recommendations to stakeholders and upper management.
+ Establish in-depth subject matter expertise regarding process and procedures on supply chain opportunities and work flow as it relates to warehouse productivity, slot utilization /optimization, warehouse capacity analysis, logistics, and/or replenishment.
+ Develops business tools and solutions that identify process improvement opportunities through strategic thinking and analysis.
+ Develops dashboards and other innovative reporting tools in a user friendly format, capable of presenting summarized data with drill down capabilities utilizing BI Tools such as MS Excel and Tableau.
+ Manage key relationships with stakeholders: absorbing and understanding internal customer needs and businessenvironment; interaction with carriers, vendors, 3rdparty providers, and various internal support teams.
+ Primary relationship holder between operations and Insights and Analytics ensuring analytical and reporting needs are met.
+ Provide analytics support through combination of data mining, data modeling, data analysis, cost/benefit analysis, process mapping, and/or problem analysis.
+ Conducts root cause analysis to understand cause of anomalies and identifies and implements solutions to overcome obstacles to data inaccuracy.
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Industrial Engineering, Supply Chain, Business Administration, or Finance Degree. Master’s Degree Preferred.
+ 5 years of progressive supply chain and/or warehouse experience with at least 3 years of analytics and/or BI experience.
+ Experience related to the following areas; warehouse, supply chain, logistics, replenishment, process improvement, and data analysis.
+ Excellent written and verbal communication skills, strong analytical skills, and ability to multi-task
+ Advanced proficiency in MS Excel
+ Preferred experience and proficiency in Tableau
+ Experience with Six Sigma or other Process Improvement Methodology a plus
+ Proficiency in SQL and MS Access a plus
+ Must possess a strong attention to detail and ability to focus on multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment
+ Must be comfortable operating with minimal supervision and ability to prioritize and execute tasks
+ Ability to translate complex data into a simple to understand format
+ Ability to communicate effectively and influence cross-functionally with both a keen attention to detail and excellent organizational skills
**Primary Location:** Rosemont-IL
**Schedule:** Full-time **Shift:** Day Job
**Job Function:** Logistics
**Job Level:** Manager
About US Foods
Why US Foods? As one of America’s top 10 largest private companies, we offer talented professionals outstanding opportunities for personal and professional development. We maintain a strong focus on growth in a high-performance environment. That means your work will be challenging and rewarding. We conduct business in a highly ethical manner and maintain an unwavering commitment to operational excellence, safety, and environmental responsibility. As important, we encourage collaboration and value each member of our diverse and talented team.