Friday , August 7 2020

Supply Chain Analyst – Target Job Application

Website Target

Job Description:

As a Senior Supply Chain Analyst – Supply Chain Strategy, you will be responsible for gathering and analyzing Supply Chain data to understand the current state of Target’s Supply Chain, leveraging this data to develop insights to inform and influence leadership and key stakeholders on the future strategy. You will use your expertise to identify, evaluate and lead initiatives to drive improvements in the supply chain business, including creation and/or implementation of network topology changes and business case development for new capabilities across Distribution, Transportation, Stores, Inventory Management, and Reverse Logistics. To support this work, you will be a key partner in conference calls, presentations to Senior Leadership, development of the long-range strategy and publication of future requirements to influence improvements in Target’s Supply Chain. As a Senior Supply Chain Analyst, you will partner with peers, leadership and stakeholders across the Supply Chain, including Engineering & Activation, Finance, Transportation, Indirect/Reverse Logistics, Food Supply Chain, Inventory Management and Store Operations to drive these improvements. Being able to foster a culture of innovation, inclusiveness and continuous improvement will be critical to be successful in this role!

Job Responsibilities:

A role in Network Planning and Global Intelligence means creating industry leading intelligence solutions to drive best in class omnichannel guest experiences at the lowest cost to Target. You might focus on enabling the future transportation operating model, optimizing inventory management, driving topology planning or leveraging deep business insights and analytics to propel Target’s Supply Chain. As a network steward, we create forecasts, design inventory optimization strategies and leverage technology to ensure our inventory is available at the right time, in the right places and quantity to meet the needs of our guest, stores and operational goals. Super-powered first and foremost by our people, and supported by robust process and technology, we are a team of data-focused, curious minds who love to solve hard problems to enable a dynamic, fast paced Supply Chain Network. Our modern operating systems are built by Target and lead in the arena of automated large scale supply chain planning and optimization systems running large-scale solves for complex optimization problems.

Job Requirements:

  • Has strong interpersonal skills and enjoys working with a broad set of stakeholders
  • Familiarity or experience with programming in a few of the following is plus (SQL, Data Visualization, R, Python, SPARK, SAS)
  • Proven ability using data to drive improvement in an operational environment

Qualification & Experience:

  • Has strong interpersonal skills and enjoys working with a broad set of stakeholders
  • Familiarity or experience with programming in a few of the following is plus (SQL, Data Visualization, R, Python, SPARK, SAS)
  • Proven ability using data to drive improvement in an operational environment
  • B.S/M.S or MBA in Supply Chain, Logistics, Industrial Engineering, Operations Research, Finance, Mathematics, Computer science and other related quantitative fields
  • Ability to clearly & succinctly communicate complex concepts in written and verbal form
  • A strong passion for analyzing and solving challenging problems with data
  • Experience in Supply Chain Planning, Operations, Engineering/Activation or Finance is preferred
  • 3+ Years of Experience

Job Details:

Company: Target

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Management

Job Location: Minneapolis, MN, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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