Supply Chain Analyst in Downers Grove, IL at DISYS

Date Posted: 10/24/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Overview of the Responsibilities 

  • Perform designated supply planning activities in support of continuous supply and promotional events.
  • Review and interpret data, develop insights and recommendations, and take appropriate actions to support execution.
  • Collaborate both internally as well as with external stakeholders.
  • Manage supply planning operation relative to planning, execution and post analysis of promotional items and the continuous supply of core items.

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Provides oversight in determining the supplier production and inventory management plans as well as the distribution strategy for all promotions
  • Supports the promotional team with appropriate representation from Supply planning
  • Manages the replenishment processes for suppliers, Distribution Centers and restaurants including issue resolution and reallocation decision processes
  • Communicate plans to the client, suppliers and supply partners to ensure alignment and understanding of responsibilities and timing of plan execution
  • Directs daily replenishment planning, including the identification of potential stock replenishment issues, and appropriate issue escalation
  • Supports root cause analysis through the creation of daily promotion status reports, and development of relevant action plans
  • Develops and measures against deliverables outlined in a detailed, standardized departmental project plan and time-line
  • Develops and strengthens external relationships with distribution and supplier community
  • Manages and support staffs including training and development, work assignment allocation, performance feedback, and coaching Desired Skills and

Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in Logistics, Supply Chain, Business or related field, or equivalent work experience
  • APICS Certification, preferred
  • 3+ years experience in Supply Chain or related industry
    • under 3 years is fine
  • Demonstrated ability to lead others
  • Experience with supply planning tools and processes
  • Experience in providing feedback and coaching
  • Experience with Microsoft Office, particularly Excel
  • Experience with advanced supply planning software applications, preferred
    • JDA
    • Tableau
    • SQL is a nice to have for querying data
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Experience working in large data sets, manipulating and managing them
  • like to see experience in promotional/project/event planning
  • Ability to work effectively in cross-functional teams
  • Analytical skills and interpersonal effectiveness
  • expected to go longer than 6 months

Job Requirements

Digital Intelligence Systems, LLC. is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant because they inquired about, discussed, or disclosed compensation. Email recruitinghelp @ disys.com to contact us if you are an individual with a disability and require accommodation in the application process.Digital Intelligence Systems, LLC. is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant because they inquired about, discussed, or disclosed compensation. Email recruitinghelp @ disys.com to contact us if you are an individual with a disability and require accommodation in the application process.