Supply Development Analyst

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Location: Hemel Hempstead
Reports to: Supply Development Manager
Direct reports: None
Salary £40K – £44K + Free lunch + free parking

Occasionally within UK and infrequently within Europe Supply Chain office Lisses, France Customer’s Head Office (East Finchley)
Job summary:

Guide, support and develop process improvement tools in conjunction with the needs of Operations, Supply team and the customer.
Major duties & responsibilities: Develop, implement and maintain reports/dashboards in Excel, COGNOS and Power BI to drive intelligence and facilitate decision making for both internal and external customer Working closely with the Supply Development Manager and Technical Analysts to develop, improve and report on key performance indicators both internally and externally Work with the current team to implement and develop further the Supplier portal / communication tool Perform root cause/investigations were necessary to challenge processes and support improvement implementation Liaise with Supply Planners to ensure optimum stock holding and ordering parameters are adequately set\ Interact with a remote support team whilst assisting in the development of the supply and demand solution and providing user acceptance testing To support value add projects and business change initiatives as appropriate Support with JDA forecast knowledge across the Supply team, including assisting with the development and maintenance of guides and best practise documents Customer analysis – Providing reports and analysing data for the business and customers business General exploratory analysis/ad-hoc reporting, providing technical support across the business

Essential: Degree educated or similar qualification in a technical discipline Experience of managing an operational end to end supply chain Innovative approach, forward thinking, able to think ‘outside the box’ and question ‘what if?’ Process driven with evidence of change management and continual improvement Problem solver, analytical thinker, able to articulate the case and engage people to support to achieve the goal Strong organisational skills, ability to work independently, self-starter

Technical competencies:

Essential: Systems – MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint) Cognos report creation and use Power BI creation and use Demand & Supply Planning understanding

Desirable: Market level forecasting / planning experience Demand & Supply Planning experience Knowledge and/ or experience of manufacturing and production environments CIPS / CILT qualified SQL knowledge VBA knowledge Experience in HTML / CSS scripting Microsoft Access Skills
Behavioural competencies:

Attention to detail and ability to articulate oneself at a granular level and top line, dependant on the audience Excellent communication skills in verbal, written and formal presentation formats Ability and desire to build and maintain good relationships Ability to train and develop others as well as oneself Results focused, committed to customer satisfaction and readily embraces change Ability to organise and prioritise workloads in a high-pressured environment Strong attention to detail with the ability to identify and resolve problems in a systematic way Organised and methodical, with an innovative flair Readily embraces change

Contact Details

If you are interested in the above opportunity, get in touch now to apply.
Please call Ian Benjamin on (01582) 249 562 or e-mail