Cummins Inc. Supply Chain Analyst in Houston, Texas

Supply Chain Analyst

Description

Cummins is a place big enough to coach and develop a global workforce and create the world’s leading clean, engine technology. We’re also small enough for you to find your fit and personal passion with a team of dependable, innovative thinkers who are developing their careers within a diverse, inclusive, empowering environment.

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Summary

Develop and improve supply chain processes that cross Organizations and Business Units such as Planning, Procurement, Lead Time, Delivery, Logistics, Order Management and ERP Systems.

Responsibilities

  • Make recommendations to achieve profitability, customer service and inventory goals.

  • Develop supply chain analytics to make operational performance and trends visible.

  • Lead and participate in six sigma and supply chain improvement projects.

  • Use common processes tools, and information systems to enable supply chain analysis.

  • Ensure data integrity of all analytics and reports.

  • Develop reporting capability for supply chain Key Performance Indicators.

  • Analyze and interpret Key Performance Indicators to identify areas for improvement and action plans.

  • Use existing business systems to provide analytics and reporting that are capable and repeatable.

  • Develop basic supply chain models for scenario analysis.

  • Conduct internal and external benchmarking analysis.

  • Provide financial analysis as required.

  • Help implement new Business Processes and Systems as needed.

Skills

  • Analytical Reasoning - Has a good understanding of analytical methodologies and the ability to utilize some statistical methodologies. Provides recommendations for business actions based on the conclusions drawn from analysis in a way that is meaningful to the business partner.

  • Project Management - Has good understanding of and effectively applies project management techniques in low to moderately complex projects.

  • Supply Chain Knowledge - Works in or with the Supply Chain functions and has knowledge of how the functions work to meet our end customer’s requirements.

  • Analyze Issues - Demonstrated results indicating deep knowledge of analyzing issues. Critically identifies an issue's scope and parameters while analyzing it from multiple perspectives. Determines the root causes as well as broad implications of issues. Integrates information and defines an array of alternatives. Applies aide variety of analytical tools and processes (e.g. Six Sigma) to complete key projects and solve complex problems.

  • Fosters Open Communication - Demonstrated results indicating deep knowledge of fostering open communication. Expresses reactions and opinions without intimidating others. Actively encourages others to express their honest views, even contrary ones

  • Establishes Plans - Solid understanding of how to establish plans. Develops plans that are thorough, realistic, and effective in meeting goals. Uses basic tools, processes and systems to document work clearly. Integrates planning efforts across work units. Translates objectives into clear tactics for execution. Integrates customer feedback into planning process.

  • Manage Execution - Solid understanding of how to manage execution. Manages the performance of self through the use of structured tools. Delegates effectively and regularly with solid support and follow through. Uses defined processes to manage execution.

  • Inventory Control And Management - Understand inventory control and management principals and how they impact the local and global supply chain. Understand how the inventory management principles and objectives must tie together to insure continuity in the supply chain.

  • Production Planning – Good understanding and training in line balancing, inventory planning, scheduling, etc. Able to effectively use these tools to adjust to changes in production in the current system. Able to implement changes with appropriate support.

Education& Certifications

  • B.S or B.A in applicable field

Compensation & Benefits

Base hourly rate commensurate with experience. Additional benefits vary between locations and include options such as our 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan, Cash Balance Pension Plan, Medical/Dental/Life Insurance, Health Savings Account, Domestic Partners Coverage and a full complement of personal and professional benefits.

Cummins and E-verify

At Cummins, wearer an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer dedicated to diversity in the workplace. Our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, color, disability, national origin, age, religion, union affiliation, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity and/or expression, or other status protected bylaw. Cummins validates right to work using E-Verify. Cummins will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.

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Qualifications

Job SUPPLY CHAIN PLANNING

Primary Location United States-Texas-Houston-US, TX, Houston, Center of Excellence

Job Type Experienced - Professional / Office

Recruitment Job Type Office

Job Posting Feb 15, 2017, 2:28:31 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 170000IY