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Supply Chain Analyst
Ref No.: 18-35757
Location: Branford, Connecticut
Position Type:Direct Placement
Experience Level: 7 Years
Pay Rate : $ 70.00 - 110.00 /Year
Skill Type
Skill Type:Professional
Nesco Professional is hiring an experienced supply chain professional to work at one of our clients in the greater New Haven, CT area. The position of Supply Chain Analyst will report into the Supply Chain Manager. The Supply Chain Analyst will focus on working cross functionally with Finance, Engineering, and other business partners to achieve company-wide goals. The Analyst will assist in day to day functions and special projects that assist in continuous improvement initiatives.

Essential Functions:
  • Serve as the champion for Inventory Management i.e. SOP updates, process development, and system integration
  • Create and implement an Inventory Program to improve tracking and reporting functionality across all company locations
  • Work closely with the Engineering Department in the development of new products including the sourcing of suppliers, obtaining samples, and quotes
  • Drive regulatory improvement in Purchase Price Variance (PPV) through RFQ's, auctions, and negotiations with suppliers
  • Work collectively with other team members to negotiate terms and conditions for long term contracts and suppliers.
  • Analyze data and trends to identify projects to yield greater efficiencies and a higher ROI (Return on Investment). Adjusts inventories as needed to minimize purchasing costs
  • Work cooperatively with the team to ensure documentation meets both federal and state regulatory requirements.
  • Development of off-shore sources of supply as needed
  • Assist with buyer/planner tasks as needed
  • Serve as the primary point of contact with customer, regulatory, or certifying audit authorities
  • Manage and drive KPI's (Key Performance Indicators)
  • Ensure departmental compliance to all quality / operating policies, procedures and standards
  • Will visit domestic and international suppliers up to 25% of time.
Education and Experience:
  • Bachelor's degree in any related discipline required.
  • 5 – 10 years' experience in international purchasing and/or procurement
  • Experience identifying and sourcing materials based on blueprints and other technical documents.
  • Experience utilizing ERP software
  • Demonstrateed proficiency with MS Software packages including but not limited to Excel (pivot tables, vLookup), PowerPoint, and Word.
Nesco Resource is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, or veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristics with respect to employment opportunities.