Supply Chain Network Modeler / Analyst

Location: Nashville, TN
Date Posted: 01-29-2018
Our client is a Fortune 500 global company seeking a talented supply chain network design modeler. Perfect role for a talented data analytics practitioner who sees the big picture and knows how to think about supply chain efficiency. Innovative global growth company, awesome work location just South of Nashville.
  • Responsible for Network Modeling and Data Analytics to support Network Design Objectives.
  • Design and develop network optimization and simulation models to address a variety of diverse business issues.
  • Assist in implementing DSS database & follow and/or develop procedures to link to and cleanse diverse data.
  • Interface with Operating Management to understand and align to model results.
  • Develop regional network optimization models that best address customer needs and SE operating activities, supporting optimal facility and equipment infrastructure and operating flow guidelines.
  • Perform custom analyses as needed to address issues, including inventory, transportation, manufacturing, distribution, and procurement areas.
  • Support regional teams to provide analytical functionality within scope.
  • Utilize and support advanced software tools to most effectively complete the team analyses.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in a technical area, preferably in Industrial Engineering, Mathematics, Economics, Operations Research, or similar fields. MBA or PhD/MS preferred.
  • 4+ years of experience in applying large-scale Network Optimization models to business issues. Preference using Llamasoft Supply Chain Guru, but experience using JDA (formerly i2) Strategist, IBM Logic Net Plus, Barloworld CAST, or other such tools are acceptable.
  • Experience influencing Supply Chain operations, including transportation, inventory control, warehousing, and manufacturing.
  • Excellent data processing skills, including expertise with SQL Server, Access, and Excel.
  • Practical experience creating custom simulation or optimization models preferred.
  • Excellent communication skills, with extensive experience presenting to Senior Management
  • Competitive compensation and benefits package commensurate with experience
  • No visa sponsorship available for this role
  • Relocation assistance package is available
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