Supply Chain Business Analyst

Location
Birmingham, West Midlands
Salary
c£32 - 38,000
Posted
25 Jun 2018
Closes
09 Aug 2018
Ref
59004LS
Specialist Area
Supply Chain
Function
Analyst
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Supply Chain Business Analyst – Global Manufacturing Business

Birmingham

Package c£35 – 38,000 + benefits

An excellent opportunity to join a global manufacturing business in a challenging, newly-created role.  As a Business Analyst within the global supply chain team, you will be involved in the development, implementation, support and continuous improvement of supply chain processes and systems.  You will liaise with key internal and external stakeholders – Planning, Purchasing, Sales, Operations, Suppliers and Customers.

PLEASE NOTE – SQL SKILLS ARE AN ABSOLUTE MUST FOR THIS ROLE

Main Accountabilities:

  • Support the development of the standard supply chain template across the global business
  • Provide ongoing support for local users including root cause analysis of issues, roll out of new functionality and promotion of best practice
  • Develop and review analytical models demonstrating the impact of decisions involving inventory management and control
  • Make recommendations for continuous improvement of inventory management processes and systems

Qualifications, Experience & Skills – you will need the following:

  • Strong analytical degree eg Engineering, Computer Sciences, Supply Chain or Business Administration
  • Experience of Supply Chain processes – materials planning, purchasing etc, ideally knowledge of manufacturing processes
  • Good working knowledge in SQL, MS Excel are essential, functional knowledge of SAP or similar ERP would be an advantage
  • Self-reliant, diligent, numerate, computer literate with excellent analytical skills
  • Problem solving ability, detail oriented, ability to manage multiple tasks
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, able to interact at all levels within the organisation
  • Full UK Driving Licence

This is an excellent opportunity to join this growing team and there will be opportunities for progression for the successful candidate.

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