WinstonSalemRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Winston-Salem jobs

Optimization Analyst

Company: Hanes Brands
Location: Winston Salem
Posted on: February 12, 2020

Job Description:

The Supply Chain Optimization Analyst I performs process analysis, process improvement and implementation of proven advanced business initiatives across the global supply chain. Under direct supervision, projects may involve: inventory optimization and management, supply planning, S&OP, advanced scheduling, financial modeling and supporting metrics. Projects will frequently entail a blend of process redesign, new technology enablers, system integration and change management. The scope of this position includes functions and processes that support nearly $5.0 billion in sales, involve more than 190,000 products, and span the globe with more than 150 manufacturing locations.

As a team member, incumbent will leverage an understanding of supply chain theory and then practically apply both theory and supporting analysis to optimize working capital investment, customer service and inventory investment. Incumbent must be able to assist on multiple projects, work across multiple functions and have advanced communication skills to achieve their targeted supply chain savings goals. Incumbent will help develop business cases that credibly communicate analytical results to many levels of the organization, across all functional areas and include interactions with Executive and Senior Management.

Assist in the maintenance of the Target Inventory Level (TIL) process across the organization with the primary objective of setting a global inventory mix that achieves targeted customer service levels.

Manage the process:

  • On a consistent, on-going basis, establish and adjust critical inventory targets for each sku based on the current supply chain profile including factors such as:
  • Forecast error, lead-time, demand trends/volatility, receipt intervals and desired service levels.
  • Promotions, distribution and account changes, product phase in & phase outs
  • Respond to ad hoc requests for TIL changes and reviews.
  • Assist in integrating newly acquired businesses onto the process.
  • Assist with seasonal max build strategies and setting.
  • Conduct training of new users across the business. Monitor the process:
    • Conduct master data analysis on key inputs to improve accuracy and integrity of results.
    • Generate TIL alerts to indicate changes in underlying assumptions that will lead to potential problems.
    • Monitor performance of planners to maintain TILs within predetermined targeted range.
    • Monitor sku level demand signals for changes in average monthly demand or variation levels.
    • Develop and maintain a dashboard of inventory management & optimization key performance indicators (KPI's) that track inventory quality, turnover, customer service fill rates and financial/cost performance.
    • Provide ad hoc analysis, reports, and special projects as requested.
    • Analyze slow moving, obsolete and stranded inventory. Conduct root cause analysis for excess inventory and stock outs at each node and develop recommendations that drive supply chain improvements. Assist in strategic process optimization initiatives.

      Analyze existing business processes and operating models:
      • Map and gap existing processes looking for ways to eliminate, automate and improve.
      • Create and run simulation models where appropriate.
      • Provide a transformation roadmap of quick hit, tactical and strategic opportunities that leverages people, process and technology enablers.
      • Create implementation plan and business case with major stakeholders
      • Deliver the targeted value along with required change management, training and sustaining metrics Optimize the global end-to-end supply chain planning process:
        • Work cross-functionally with Forecasting, Marketing, Sales, Capacity Planning, and Supply Planning functions to align with Sales & Operations Planning strategies and goals.
        • With direction, leverage supply chain maturity models, best practices and supply chain knowledge to analyze and apply the correct planning techniques for each problem.
        • Assist in the design and deployment of advanced supply chain planning systems. Minimum:
          • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in Operations Research, Supply Chain Management, Statistics, Analytics, Computer Science, Industrial Engineering or related field.
          • 2 - 3 years using quantitative methods to analyze and improve supply chains.
          • Exposure in some or all of following: strategic supply chain design, demand planning, forecasting, supply planning, sales & operations planning, production planning, advanced scheduling, DRP, inventory optimization, and supplier management.
          • Working knowledge of implementation methodologies, project planning, and management of client expectations and deliverables.
          • Demonstrated knowledge of basic statistical analysis.
          • Proficient use of MS Office tools is required including Excel, PowerPoint, and Word.
          • Excellent interpersonal, including strong verbal and written communication skills necessary to work effectively with all levels of the organization as well as geographically disbursed teams.
          • Highly motivated self-starter, driven for results, effective at prioritizing and managing complex initiatives. Preferred:
            • Experience in the consumer packaged goods and/or textile and apparel industries is preferred
            • Experience using SCOR, APICS and CSCMP frameworks to design and transform manufacturing supply chains. APICS or CSCMP Certification preferred.
            • Experience in working on large scale supply chain transformation initiatives that included system integration and substantial change management.
            • Experience in business process improvement and/or optimization
            • Knowledge or experience with advanced planning software such as IBM IPFA, Adexa, SAP APO or Oracle Value Chain Planning.
            • Knowledge or experience with some or all of the following tools: SAS JMP, Crystal Ball and Arena.
            • Practical knowledge of manipulating, cleansing, aggregating, and compiling analytic data
            • Practical knowledge of relational databases including ability to write basic SQL queries.
            • Advanced Excel skills including experience in VBA and data analysis add-ins very desired. To qualify, applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States and should not require now, or in the future, sponsorship for employment visa status

              EOE/AA: Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled
              Only applicants requiring reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process should contact us directly:
              Telephone:
              Email:

Keywords: Hanes Brands, Winston-Salem , Optimization Analyst, Professions , Winston Salem, North Carolina

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Professions Jobs


Owner-Operator Tanker Truck Driver
Description: Become a Schneider owner-operator tanker truck driver in North Carolina and choose the freight you want to haul using Schneider's Tanker Choice, one of the largest load boards in the industry. Take control (more...)
Company: Schneider
Location: Greensboro
Posted on: 03/1/2020

Mechanic
Description: Join Our Team Sunbelt Rentals strives to be the customer's first choice in the equipment rental industry. From pumps to scaffolding to general construction tools, we aim to be the only call needed to (more...)
Company: Sunbelt Rentals, Inc.
Location: Gastonia
Posted on: 03/1/2020

Structural Steel Estimator - Metal Fabrication
Description: Structural Steel Estimator - Metal Fabrication br Apply to learn more br br br What You Will Be Doing br - Estimates on small and large complex projects Fabrication, purchasing, filed erection, (more...)
Company: CyberCoders
Location: Raleigh
Posted on: 03/1/2020


Class A CDL - Intermodal Truck Driver - Jet-Set
Description: Jet-Set Intermodal truck drivers get a paid flight from their home location to various major metro areas across the country to haul freight to and from rail yards, then get a paid flight back for home (more...)
Company: Schneider
Location: Raleigh
Posted on: 03/1/2020

Full-Time Seasonal Warehouse Associate (Inbound) - 5:00am Shift
Description: br br Company Overview Did you know that HD Supply is one of the largest distribution companies in North America Our sweet spot is connecting maintenance and construction products with businesses (more...)
Company: HD Supply
Location: Charlotte
Posted on: 03/1/2020

Class A CDL - National Dedicated Truck Driver
Description: Earn up to 82,000 per year with this unique and exciting opportunity. You will support new business start-ups for our Dedicated division and provide surge support and vacation coverage. You'll never (more...)
Company: Schneider
Location: Greensboro
Posted on: 03/1/2020

Commercial Project Manager
Description: Commercial Project Manager br If you are a Commercial Project Manager with experience, please read on br br br What You Will Be Doing br The Project Managers PM role is to plan and manage (more...)
Company: CyberCoders
Location: Raleigh
Posted on: 03/1/2020

Owner-Operator Tanker Truck Driver
Description: Become a Schneider owner-operator tanker truck driver in North Carolina and choose the freight you want to haul using Schneider's Tanker Choice, one of the largest load boards in the industry. Take control (more...)
Company: Schneider
Location: Charlotte
Posted on: 03/1/2020

Hvac Installer
Description: Go Green Plumbing, Heating and Air is looking for the best in the HVAC trades to join our amazing team.Go Green is an employer of choice, and has won Best Places to Work in the TriadWe would love to grow (more...)
Company: Go Green Plumbing
Location: Greensboro
Posted on: 03/1/2020

Owner Operator Truck Driver - Local and Regional Runs!
Description: Owner Operator WANTED --- Great Pay You want better communication, we are listening The Industry is facing a massive shortage, we are charting a new course Consistent Freight Volumes and Major Fleet (more...)
Company: XPO Logistics
Location: Hickory
Posted on: 03/1/2020

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest North Carolina jobs by following @recnetNC on Twitter!

Winston-Salem RSS job feeds