Supply Chain Analyst Position at Univar

Company: Univar (www.univar.com)

Position: Supply Chain Analyst

Primary Location: Redmond, Washington

Position Summary: The Supply Chain Analyst will be responsible for supply chain / operations analysis, problem solving, financial modeling, general business analysis, research, and report or presentation generation for the supply chain organization. The analysis conducted will facilitate decision making in how the company will operate its distribution and supply chain network and the optimal size of the distribution network. The Analyst will also be responsible for identifying and proactively analyzing opportunities for continuous improvement within the supply chain. Supply chain is broadly defined as those activities from demand generation to order fulfillment and includes but is not limited to inventory management, warehousing and transportation

· The Supply Chain Analyst will be responsible for running network optimization software and other applications and provide supply chain leadership with data, insight and options in the decision making process

· The Supply Chain Analyst will take responsibility for defining a set of supply chain performance metrics that will measure performance, identify inconsistencies in the business and drive best practices

Experience: Minimum of 3 years experience in supply chain management -- experience in a consulting environment preferred Supply Chain or statistical analysis, planning or management skills (understanding of inventory concepts, transportation costs, order processing and warehouse management costs and concepts)

Experience using Supply Chain analytics tools to analyze data and offer business recommendations

Proven analytical and problem solving skills

Some international business experience a plus, but not required

Skills: Proven excellence in MS Access, Excel, Power Point, MS Project and Visio a must

Experience using a network optimization application such as Llamasoft, Logic Net, and the like

Characteristics:

Analytical

Self-starter

Motivated and energetic

Team player

Intellectually bright, enthusiastic and proactive

Personal confidence to review data and make recommendations to business leadership

Educational Background: A Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain Management, Operations or Industrial Engineering (with several business classes), Business Administration, Finance or Marketing

Compensation: Highly competitive

Please email resumes to: Het Naik Univar T +1 425 889 3847 het.naik[at]univarusa[dot]com www.univar.com