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Supply Chain Analyst

Apply Job ID REF4755N Date posted 04/14/2022 Address 14000 Technology Drive, Eden Prairie, MN Job Type Full-time Job Status Exempt

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Why do so many people join MTS Systems Corporation and stay for a career? Because this is a place where you get to apply your creativity, work with smart people on fascinating projects, and make a positive impact on people’s lives. It is a place where you can learn, innovate and grow professionally.

Transforming what’s possible with cars, aircraft, bridges, wind turbines and space-age materials — this is work we dream about as kids. At MTS, it’s a rewarding career path for talented individuals who are willing to work hard, think hard, and commit to solving complex and critical challenges for our customers around the world, many of whom are leaders in their respective industries.

By joining MTS, you’ll have access to the latest tools and technologies, along with the support of colleagues who are passionate about their work. You’ll discover a dynamic culture of continuous improvement that extends to our people, one that offers numerous ways to expand your knowledge and advance your career. And because we are a global company, your work may also include world travel.


Primary Objective:

Responsible for creating and improving our supply chain reports and tools.  Providing analytics and insights to drive business decision and following up with our supply chain team to ensure performance of decision.  Also responsible for maintaining our material master data and synchronizing data between MTS and our vendors and playing a large role in our continuous improvement efforts.

Major Areas of Accountability:

  • Support the Supply Chain Department with Reporting and Data Analysis:
  • Run daily, weekly, and monthly Reports and distribute or make accessible to the team
  • Analyze data and provide insights and create slide decks for standard staff meetings
  • Record action items and work with the team to ensure follow-up between meetings
  • Create and maintain work instructions and procedures in our quality management system
  • Work with IT to automate reporting and distribution
  • Maintain SharePoint with metrics data and reporting
  • Synchronize Vendor data to MTS material master
  • Send out data collection and input forms to maintain and upload vendor lead times and country of origin
  • Support the team with our vendor open order report (VOOR) and PO delivery date changes
  • Support the team with annual processes.  Examples cost roll, taxonomy, conflict of minerals, spend data upload, and ESG.
  • Maintain Material Master Data
  • Maintain A, B, C inventory codes
  • Work with Buyers and planners to maintain Purchasing and planning codes
  • Perform mass uploads
  • Participate and be part of our Working Capital team (inventory and forecasting) to analyze, and optimize our material master settings (MoQ, safety stock, minimum, round, forecasting, etc,)
  • Continuous Improvement
  • Go through our internal green/yellow belt training
  • Lead kaizens to improve our supply chain processes
  • Support team members and initiatives in understanding results, pulling data, analyzing information and processes, and continuously driving improvements
  • Collaborate with IT to automate and improve reporting
  • Collaborate with the supply chain to improve processes, automate reporting, and develop dash boards

Qualifications:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business or supply chain, Engineering or related majors
  • Strong Analytical skills - mathematics and statistics in collecting and interpreting quantitative data.
  • Strong Excel experience
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in planning or purchasing in a manufacturing environment preferred
  • Experience with MRP systems required, SAP experience strongly preferred.

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ITW is an equal opportunity employer. We value our colleagues’ unique perspectives, experiences and ideas and create workplaces where everyone can develop their careers and perform to their full potential. 

As an equal employment opportunity employer, ITW is committed to equal employment opportunity and fair treatment for employees, beginning with the hiring process and continuing through all aspects of the employment relationship. 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, age, disability, protected Veteran status or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.  

ITW is an equal opportunity employer. We value our colleagues’ unique perspectives, experiences and ideas and create workplaces where everyone can develop their careers and perform to their full potential. 

As an equal employment opportunity employer, ITW is committed to equal employment opportunity and fair treatment for employees, beginning with the hiring process and continuing through all aspects of the employment relationship. 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, age, disability, protected Veteran status or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.  

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At ITW, we value our colleagues' unique perspectives, experiences, and ideas and create workplaces where everyone can develop their careers and perform to their full potential.

Equal Opportunities

ITW is committed to equal employment opportunity and fair treatment for employees, beginning with the hiring process and continuing through all aspects of the employment relationship.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, age, disability, protected Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws. Read more information here.

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