Kelly Services Sourcing Analyst in Kalamazoo, Michigan

Sourcing Analyst

Kalamazoo, MI

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12 month Contract (03/2018-03/2019)

Up to $30 p/h

Responsibilities: The Sourcing Analyst will supply accurate, timely and insightful reporting and analysis to Sourcing Operations. The Sourcing Analyst provides the comprehensive framework of data on which to develop a business plan for Integrated Supply Planning.

Additional responsibilities of the Sourcing Analyst include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Serve as a key process and systems resource for supply planning including the development of programs or applications to meet the needs of strategic business analysis.

  • Provide analysis of materials information and historical sales data utilizing internal and external software applications.

  • Serve as a key process and system resource including development of report structures, utilization of existing business intelligence systems and tools, and be a key member of the team determining next strategic steps in business intelligence platform.

  • Communicate deliverables, maintain planning calendar and ensure a predictable and transparent process.

  • Build analytical models that utilize both financial and non-financial data to forecast operating results.

  • Participate in the development and implementation of process improvements.

  • Participate in cross-functional business projects and perform ad hoc analysis as required.

  • Develop and maintain training procedures to document current work flows and processes.

Qualifications and Work Experience: A Bachelor's degree is required for this role. Degree in Supply Chain Management, Informatics, Information Management or similar analytical area of study is preferred

Ideal candidates will also possess the following skills/experiences:

  • High degree of knowledge of and experience with MS Excel to analyze data is required.

  • Ability to work with and program MS Access databases is preferred

  • Experience/familiarity with Microsoft Power BI is preferred.

  • Experience/familiarity with large ERP platforms (e.g.: Oracle, SAP, JDE, AS400) is preferred. Experience with SAP is highly preferred.

  • Demonstrated time management and organizational skills, strong attention to detail and ability to prioritize work is essential to success in this role.

  • Must possess demonstrated quantitative and analytical abilities.

  • Demonstrated verbal and written communication, customer service, analytical and presentation skills.

  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment.

If you are interested in the position, please apply to this posting with an updated resume.

Thank you for your time and I look forward to working with you.

Haley Wilson, Kelly Services, Engineering Recruiter

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