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Global Supply Chain Analyst Senior

Transportation and Logistics



Arcadia, Wisconsin, United States

Does working with a global supply chain that blends and optimizes both domestic and foreign production efforts get you excited?

Do you want to take that excitement and knowledge and work for a World-Class organization?

Then apply today to our Supply Chain Team at Ashley Furniture – the World’s Largest Furniture Manufacturer! Ashley Furniture has one of the most sophisticated, efficient, and dynamic logistics systems in the world that directs every variable that goes into making and moving product.

Global Supply Chain Analyst Senior

What Will You Do?

The Senior Global Supply Chain Analyst will be responsible for optimizing inventory levels at all locations around the globe, facilitating difficult negotiations with suppliers regarding production schedules, shipping volume, methods and destinations, as well as raw material availability to maintain sufficient inventory levels to meet projected sales demands. A strong ability to construct “What If” analyses and implement creative solutions to intricate problems is imperative, as Analysts will routinely encounter complex items and significant supply and demand balancing constraints that financially impact the organization.

  • Manage inventory ordering plans and execution for all product lines to ensure proper inventory levels are maintained at all times
  • Execute all tactical responsibilities associated with purchase order management, buying materials and finished good product from global suppliers
  • Build strong relationships with our internal teams and both internal and external suppliers to further understand supply chain processes and business needs
  • Analyze data and recommend enhancements to various process management needs for Supply Chain
  • Negotiate with core supply partners on current and future production plans (capacity commitments, line/production capabilities) to optimize inventory levels and fulfill customer demands
  • Oversee the planning improvement processes for defined product families and suppliers to exceed company KPIs
  • Identify supply chain disruptions, including inventory shortages or capacity conditions that adversely affect customer satisfaction.

What You Need?

  • 3+ years work experience in an analytical, buying, planning, inventory or supply chain role
  • Strong statistical analysis skills required; previous forecasting and or stocking models preferred
  • Experience with ERP and data warehouse tools
  • Advanced skills in Excel and MS Office Suite
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both verbal and written; able to collaborate with all levels of the organization
  • Solid understanding of inventory management practices and procedures
  • BS/BA in Supply Chain, Business Administration or Business Management

Who Are We?

We offer competitive pay and excellent benefits.

We are a multi-billion dollar company and the largest manufacturer of furniture in the world, and offer one of the industry’s broadest product assortments at over 20,000 storefronts in 123 countries.

Growth-Focused is one of our core values, and we are dedicated to helping you grow with us through training, mentoring, and coaching as well as investing in the latest design tools, production equipment and new technologies.

Environmental efforts are a priority as we continually seek to recycle, reuse, and replenish every day.

Millions of dollars are contributed annually to local and national charities as we seek to improve the lives of people around the world.

We are an equal opportunity employer and provide a drug-free working environment. While Ashley appreciates the interest of all candidates only those meeting specific position requirements may be contacted. Principals Only.