Randstad Analyst in Redford, Michigan
salary:$20.80 - $29.17 per hour
date posted:Monday, April 16, 2018
experience:2 years years
Contract position: A multinational automotive corporation is currently seeking a Supply Chain Analyst in the Portland, OR area. This is a CONTRACT position projected to last 1 year. No per diem available.
Responsibilities for the Analyst
Review and analyze component requirements to support production (multiple locations) and service demand. Proactively identifies supplier backlogs. Partners with suppliers to develop backlog recovery plans and monitor effectiveness. Validates the accuracy of requirements and assures that suppliers meet delivery expectations.
Ability to contacts suppliers for delivery promises, and can arrange transportation expedites if needed. Ability to monitor and analyze delivery and inventory system parameters to ensure the optimal level of parts are available to meet production requirements. Addresses receiving issues identified in shift reports. Ability to closely monitor supplier shipping performance to ensure not too many, or too few parts are shipped by the supplier.
Support problem resolution for issues experienced in receiving inbound material. Ability to monitor target inventory levels, and develop action plans to bring inventory to the target level when necessary. Advises management of any critical component shortages and communicates delivery promises.Ability to obtain and document supplier promises for delivery.
Ability to partner with Supplier Quality Engineer team members to ensure sufficient capacity is available for the desired quantity of components. Obtains and documents build out quantities and part availability to support engineering change points into production. Interacts with international co-workers with respect to supplier delivery.
Requirements for the Analyst
Bachelors' degree required. 2+ years experience in Supply Chain Management or Engineering (Manufacturing, Materials, Industrial, etc.).
Experience with process improvement activities within supply chain. Database and ERP reporting skills, able to enter and extract data, create reports. (SAP Preferred). Experience optimizing existing supply chain processes and identifying inefficiencies.
Knowledge of industry practices and standards. Proficiency in MS Office.