Sr Analyst S&OPApply Now Job ID: R0000034171 Date posted: 07/31/2019 schedule: Full time Location: 33 South 6th Street, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States, 55402-3601;
Target Global Supply Chain and Logistics is evolving at an incredible pace. We are constantly reimagining how we get the right product to the guest even better, faster and more cost effectively than before. We are becoming more intelligent, automated and algorithmic in our decision-making, so that no matter how guests shop—in stores or on Target.com—we deliver the convenience and immediate gratification they demand and deserve. We are on a mission to win decisively over any competitor with seamless and superior guest service. Our teams work with the agility our mission requires and we constantly come together to implement new processes in record time. So we’re looking for exceptional people who are proactive, creative, independent, innovative, risk-savvy and comfortable working in varying degrees of ambiguity. Are you a critical thinker who seeks the root cause and can analyze both qualitatively and quantitatively? Are you a creative problem-solver who simplifies problems, quickly identifies solutions, commits to a plan and then positively influences others to execute it? If so, you will have success on one of our dynamic teams.
A role on the Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP) team means you will have the opportunity to contribute to an emerging team that’s adding smart and capable people all the time. As a Sr. Analyst, you will be responsible for building operational plans that connect supply chain capabilities to the company’s financial and strategic growth plans. You will work with partners in Inventory Management, Merchandise Planning, Network Planning, and Food Supply Chain to understand future business goals and translate them into expectations of volume flows throughout Target’s Global Supply Chain. You will partner with team members across S&OP and Data Sciences to develop new analytical models, reporting, and insights that continuously improve plan accuracy over time. You will share your plans with Field Operations and ensure Target’s supply chain is ready to move freight efficiently and quickly to stay instock and grow sales.
- Four-year degree in an analytical field or equivalent experience (ex. Supply Chain Management, Mathematics, Economics, Engineering)
- 3+ years of work experience in supply chain management, inventory management or similar fields
- Demonstrated ability to collaborate across teams and build strong, cross-function relationships
- Comfortable working through ambiguity
- Strong analytical and problem solving skill set. A passion for empirical research and for answering hard questions with data and analysis.
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills including a demonstrated ability to distill information into actionable, persuasive insights
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