Analyst, Supply Chain


Woburn, MA

Industry: Manufacturing


5 - 7 years

Posted 222 days ago

  by    Michael Glinter

This job is no longer available.

Job Req # 568934


Pharmaceutical/Biotech Manufacturing Company is looking for:


POSITION: Analyst, Supply Chain/Financial  

SALARY: $100-110k + Bonus

TYPE: Permanent Position

LOCATION: Woburn, Massachusetts

DEGREE:  Required

EXPERIENCE: 5-7+ Years Supply Chain Analytics in the area of Transportation and Distribution

RELOCATION: Assistance Available.


Ideal Candidate

5-7 Years Analytics and Financial Analysis Background

Experience with MS Excel including Pivot Tables and Formula Building

Knowledge of PowerPivot, Power BI , Tableau and/or SQL

Experience with complex models forecasting, variance analysis, root cause analysis

Additional Information

Customers - Internal and External: Warehouse operations teams, plants, supply chain, sales, and end customers

Current team: All are strong operationally, each supports different sites/carriers. West Coast Team member's carriers and sites require less day to day support, member is more focused on project work. Team member focused on day to day firefighting: Similar for East Coast team member. This role is more specific to analytics and budgeting, as well as oversight of freight payment for high transport budget spend and has a lower grade staff member opening as well.

Biggest priority over the next 6 months: Building bench strength in analytics: departure of lead analyst has left us lacking needed skills.

Role is fairly specific to transportation and warehousing analytics: without experience in these areas other analysts would suffer in understanding ,many of the crucial variables.

Fun environment, new and different all the time, no crisis, very stable, rely on this person for analytics. Saved $470k last year.

High level analyst who has supported transportation and warehousing data analysis in prior roles

Exceptional communication skills, self starter, ability to take direction and run with it without micromanagement

Biggest challenge: Finding skilled candidate with Transport analytics prior background

General Description

Lead analysis and provide recommendations to drive continuous improvement of Supply Chain metrics such as cost-reduction, customer service, and inventory optimization.

Lead continuous improvement efforts for the Supply Chain organization

Development / roll-out of new planning triggers/KPI?s to support the Supply Chain strategy

Develop mastery in key planning systems to develop new analytical capabilities and improve efficiency and effort of current reports. Continue to build equity as a key resource for analytical skills in the organization.

Work with Supply Chain & operations to maximize service offering while minimizing Total Cost

Supports customer logistics requirements through the analysis, organization, planning and administration

Financial controls over distribution and transportation spend

Monitor and analyze OP spend and provide variance analysis

Monitor freight payments and costs

$100K - $110K