Inventory & Supply Chain Analyst

Job Title: Inventory & Supply Chain Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Peterborough
Salary: £15 - £20 per hour
Start Date: 2018-04-30
Reference: 19902
Contact Name: Wayne Pavitt
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 04, 2018 10:47

Job Description

Do you have good supply chain & logistics experience?
Are you proficient with excel based spreadsheets, able to manipulate data, carry out vLookups, pivot table and analise results?
Do you understand how complex supply chains work and can make recommendations to improvement, material control, surplus allocation?
Would you like to work in a prestigious facility in Peterborough?

Read on !
We have an exciting opportunity to work with a world leader in their field.
This is a contract role due to last at least until the later part of next year, and likely to extend beyond into next year
More detail is below, but if you feel this is a role worth exploring please apply!
Education/Experience: APICS CPIM or CSPC National Certification. College or university degree, preferably in Supply Chain and/or Logistics Management or Industrial Engineering.

Experience with the CPS RIW and Value Stream Transformation process. Significant supply chain job experience. Experience in the development and deployment of Supply Chain processes.
Experience and knowledge of lean concepts and tools.

Experience and knowledge about CPS supply chain principles, specifically those applied to pull replenishment using material replenishment tools and processes, Supply Chain Planning analytical tools, material flow and throughput efficiency.

Thorough understanding of company policies and procedures and solid product knowledge.
Ability to design and deploy lean systems in a highly productive environment with minimal disruption to daily requirements.
Strong understanding and previous experience using common supply chain systems.
Knowledge of and / or experience deploying using 6Sigma Project Management principles.
Leadership skills to effectively lead supply chain improvements making the best use of available resources, while maintaining strong people focus and fulfilling the responsibilities for leading people.
Strong collaborative, interpersonal and negotiation skills in order to drive common supply chain processes across multiple departments within a business division.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, and the ability to creatively solve complex problems.

Major Job Duties and Responsibilities:
Performing work to achieve corporate supply chain performance targets focused on inventory reduction, increased inventory turns and improved order-to-delivery results.
Working on the deployment of the Supply Chain Planning Process, which develops the Plan for Every Part and Pull Replenishment methods for a facility.
Working effectively with diverse, multi-functional teams in order to apply the supply chain planning process and leading team efforts to develop lean material flow plans for a facility, which may include implementing changes to factory floor layout and material presentation at the point of use.
Gathering and analyzing data on facility demand and demand variability for each part required for production.
Gathering and analyzing data about supplier shipping performance and variability % for each part number.
Developing material flow plans for all material coming into a facility for production.
Reviewing, analyzing and cleaning data prior to migration it into the PFEP Web Tool. Leading the work of Supply Chain Planning Analysts in the documentation of this data into the Plan for Every Part web tool.

Rate is dependent on experience but should attract between £17-£20 ph (ltd) and interviews slots have been booked with the client & will take place within the next week or so