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Senior Global Supply Chain Analyst

Senior Global Supply Chain Analyst

Position Type 
..
Requisition ID 
2017-6443
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-TX-Fort Worth
Posted Date 
10/5/2017

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Overview

Partner with Sourcing, Merchandising, and DC/FC/Transportation stakeholders to develop merchandise sourcing and import flow recommendations.  Educate internal stakeholders on key supply chain concepts, including the impact of product and packaging design on transportation, DC storage/handling, and DTC fulfillment.  Create and manage end-to-end supply chain cost models and margin forecasting tools.  Design and implement process improvement initiatives within the import supply chain, with focus on driving freight cost efficiencies and lead time optimization. 

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Partner with sourcing, merchandising, DC/FC/Transportation, and other internal stakeholders to ensure informed decisions are made on merchandise sourcing opportunities and product/packaging design relative to transportation, DC storage/handling and home delivery costs.  Develop recommendations on ordering and import flow to effectively leverage multi-echelon inventory initiative to improve turns.
  • Identify, design and implement continuous improvement initiatives within the import supply chain and cross-functionally, with focus on minimizing transportation cost and reducing lead time to support company inventory turn objectives.
  • Creation of key financial metrics to be shared with senior management & executive leadership. Support creation of annual financial plan.  Create inbound volume forecasting to optimize inbound transportation & distribution processes.
  • Manage supply chain service providers through RFP process, rate negotiations, and contractual language.  Manage carrier partners to ensure unconstrained flow of product from factory to DCs.

Education & Experience

  • 5+ years of experience within supply chain management, inventory planning, or related fields
  • Excellent communication and project management skills
  • Strong analytical skills; ability to gather and synthesize large amounts of data and information
  • Ability to thrive in ambiguous situations
  • Strong initiative, drive, enthusiasm and effective, creative problem solving skills
  • Able to build relationships and collaborate with internal and external stakeholders
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Access

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