Supply Chain Analyst

Job ID 19-00130

Industry Pharma

Job Type Permanent

Location North Brunswick, NJ


- Responsible for supporting the Supply Chain department
- Purchases manufacturing materials by submitting purchase orders, tracking due dates, and arranging shipping
- Process shipment and production documentation
- Coordinate Request for Proposals (RFPs) in order to realize cost savings
- Analyze inventory against demand to identify potential out of stock situations
- Manage inventory levels ensuring appropriate service, inventory, and working capital requirements
- Assists in organizing production schedule by studying work order specifications, current schedule, and availability of raw materials and components
- Assists in developing purchasing specifications and performance test requirements by analyzing technical data and manufacturing requirements
- Assists in identifying and recommending potential suppliers 
- Monitors production by collecting production logs and comparing progress to schedule
- Resolves scheduling problems by collecting and analyzing information and coordinating solutions
- Prepares reports by compiling and summarizing production and downtime data
- Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.


Qualifications/Experience Required:
- College degree in supply chain, business logistics, engineering, or related discipline or equivalent.
- Work Experience 1-2 years in related field or 2+ in direct supply chain role.
- Comfort level with inventory management systems and Microsoft Office Suite.
- Good interpersonal skills since the position requires interfacing with multiple organizations.
- Must demonstrate strong problem solving skills and the ability to work independently in a Team environment
- Ability to perform analytical data manipulation and analysis to execute improvement solutions. 
- Job requires a disciplined approach to all activities.
- It is expected that the person in this position will actively look for opportunities to improve any part of the supply chain process and work with the appropriate resources.

Candidates Skills
- Supply Chain Management
- Inventory Control System
- Inventory Planning 
- Logistics Management
- Project Analysis