• Supply Chain Analyst

    Location UK-London
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(12/06/2018 21:35)
    Job ID
    Amazon UK Services Ltd.
  • Job Description

    UK Supply Chain team is looking for a Supply Chain Analyst to build scalable processes for our ever expanding network (20+ nodes, 100+ connections, millions of movements every day and growing), coordinate operational S&OP planning and mid-term topologies.

    You will have responsibility for implementing new methods to optimize the network, suggest process and software modifications to optimize the end-to-end fulfillment cost, and for making tactical decisions to drive customer satisfaction. If you are someone who has shown success in analyzing and diving deep in complex data; streamlining and identifying process improvement opportunities; interacting and communicating efficiently with multiple stakeholders; and pioneering new ways to do things, we’d like to talk to you. This position is based out of our London office.

    - You’re the business owner for forecast generation for UK Fulfillment network. You propose changes in line with network constraints and coordinate them with S&OP, transportation and software teams.
    - You suggest and implement new ways to optimize the network, using the wide range of Amazon tools, from simulations to data analytics.
    - You monitor and improve the performance of the network by following and driving performance with existing metrics and by developing new ones to track new initiatives.
    - You continuously deep dive to identify and incorporate changing trends into our planning, and to root cause and fix deviations.
    - You work with Senior Managers of the fulfillment centers to align shift capacities to demand; and overall capacity alignment to S&OP plans. As appropriate highlight any risks to Regional Directors in case of mismatch.
    - You support process improvements in forecasting, warehousing and transportation operations with analytics.
    - You work closely with other support functions to make sure capacities are in place to ensure customer satisfaction.

    Basic Qualifications

    - Degree in a Engineering, supply chain subject.
    - Strong data analysis skills, ability to produce, interpret and draw conclusions from data
    - Knowledge of Microsoft Excel.
    - Ability to handle multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced environment.
    - Must be a proactive and independent problem solver that can make high quality judgments and decisions quickly with excellent organization skills.
    - Must be detail-oriented with a demonstrated ability to follow-through on projects.
    - Excellent communicating skills coupled with ability to comfortably and confidently present to all levels within the company is required .
    - Experience of dealing with results, metrics and data management and desire to create and build new processes.

    Preferred Qualifications

    - Previous experience in a similar role / relevant work experience will help you to get started faster but is not a requirement.
    - Experience in stakeholder management.
    - Knowledge of SQL / R / any data analytics tool is a plus.

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