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Supply Chain Analyst in Minnetonka, MN at Taher, Inc.

Date Posted: 2/1/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Taher, Inc. is a contract food service management company providing K-12 school lunch management, campus dining, senior dining, business dining and catering, summer camp dining, and vending and office coffee services to clients in 19 states. We serve over 34 million meals per year, and employ and/or supervise over 2,500 associates.

We are looking for a Supply Chain Analyst to conduct data analysis to improve our supply chain operations. Your job will help us increase efficiency and reduce costs.

In this role, you should have an analytical mind and a strong business acumen. Problem-solving skills and attention to detail are essential. If you also have experience in logistics and supply chain processes, we’d like to meet you.

Your goal will be to help our supply chain run as smoothly and profitably as possible.

Responsibilities

  • Manage processes and methods to gather supply chain data
  • Analyze data to identify problematic areas and suggest improvements
  • Plan and implement supply chain optimization projects
  • Develop requirements and standards (e.g. packaging, procurement, delivery)
  • Discover the most cost-effective shipping modes and schedules
  • Evaluate vendor operations (e.g. freight forwarders) according to quality standards
  • Help foster and support relationships with key manufacture and distribution partners
  • Collaborate with IT professionals to implement effective systems
  • Track KPIs and report on supply chain’s performance

Job Requirements

Requirements

  • Proven experience as a Supply Chain Analyst, Logistics Coordinator or similar role
  • Experience in data mining, analysis and reporting
  • Familiarity with supply chain processes (e.g.inventory planning, warehouse management)
  • Working knowledge of MS Office, Proficient in MS Excel
  • Analytical mind with business acumen
  • Problem-solving aptitude
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Outstanding organizational ability
  • BSc/BA in Logistics, Business Analytics, Mathematics or a related field

EOE/AA