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SR. ANALYST - SUPPLY CHAIN DISTRIBUTION SYSTEMS

Home Depot
Atlanta, GA
  • Job Code
    131721
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SR. ANALYST - SUPPLY CHAIN DISTRIBUTION SYSTEMS (131721)

GA - Atlanta

  • Date Posted: Sep 19, 2019
  • Company: The Home Depot
  • Travel: 25-50%
  • Functional Area: Logistics/Supply Chain/Import
  • Position Type: Full-Time
  • Relocation Provided: No




Position Description:
POSITION PURPOSE

Sr. Logistics Analyst is responsible for working with business partners to understand and document business requirements, create, update and drive project deliverables, identify and solve complex business problems, and develop recommendations that support various initiatives. The Logistics Sr. Analyst has a solid understanding of supply chain and in the software development life-cycle. Has a good understanding of what’s required during each phase of the lifecycle and can independently drive results. Experience in warehouse management systems (WMS) such as Manhattan Associates, JDA, SAP or Oracle and previous systems implementation experience is a plus. Ability to operate with minimal supervision and once given general assignments, prioritizes and executes tasks. Provides and communicates recommendations to upper management. Mentors and guides Logistics Analysts in daily work tasks as needed. Must be a self-starter, detail oriented, able to support and lead multiple projects, possess excellent communication skills, work well with a team, interact with multiple levels and functions within the Supply Chain organization, and able to manage vendor/business relationships.

MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITIES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

25%-Utilizes quantitative skills to create and analyze reports to support business execution. Supports the business through ad-hoc queries, and maintains reports from a variety of resources as specific to department or organizational needs

25%-Develops business tools and solutions based on knowledge, product or technology. Identifies Logistics process improvement opportunities through strategic thinking, critical thinking and analysis

20%-Provides recommendations to senior management. Mentors and guides Logistics Analysts

20%-Performs data management through data mining/data modeling/data analysis/cost/benefit analysis/process mapping/%/or problem analysis while executing day to day processes related to area of responsibility. Develops & maintains cost estimates, forecasts, and cost models. Supports business through ad-hoc queries & maintains reports

10%-Manages vendor/business partner relationships

NATURE AND SCOPE


This position reports to Manager of Sr Manager
This position has no Direct Reports

ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS


Environment:


Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.

Travel:


Typically requires overnight travel 40% of the time.


ESSENTIAL SKILLS:
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Must be eighteen years of age or older.
Must be legally permitted to work in the United States.

Education Required:

The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a bachelor's degree program or equivalent degree in a field of study related to the job.

Years of Relevant Work Experience:
3 years

Physical Requirements:


Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.

Preferred Qualifications:

Industrial Engineering, Business Administration, Math or Finance Degree Master's Degree
Experience with Six Sigma or other Process Improvement Methodology

Proficient in: Microsoft Office Suite including Access, Excel, Powerpoint, Project, Word and Visio.

Access, SQL, Visual Basic 

Project Management Skills

Supply Chain experience (Distribution)

MA WMS or similar Warehouse Management Solution-JDA, SAP, Oracle Software development life-cycle Software Implementation Experience Consulting experience


Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:

Business Analysis: Clarifies and resolves complex business issues by breaking them down into meaningful components to determine root cause and redesigning internal and external business processes.
Business Communication: Writes, speaks, and presents clearly and succinctly across a variety of communication settings and adjusts communication style to the audience by translating and articulating technical concepts to non-technical groups.
Creative Thinking: Demonstrates originality and imagination in thinking while developing a solution to a problem.
Financial Acumen: Utilizes fundamental concepts of finance to manage budgets, forecast costs, and provide information to account for the financial impact of decision-making.


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

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Posted: 2019-09-19 Expires: 2019-10-19

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