Regional Supply Chain Analyst – Western Canada
Cardinal Health (NYSE: CAH) is a $130 billion health care services company that improves the cost-effectiveness of health care around the globe. Cardinal Health Canada, with over 1300 employees nationwide, is an essential link in the Canadian healthcare supply chain, providing over 70,000 products to healthcare facilities and medical professionals across the country.
We are looking for positive, hard-working, team oriented individual to join our team in Edmonton.
Collaborate with sales, operations and key customer contacts to identify continuous improvement opportunities
Conduct ad hoc analysis as requested by the customer and business leader
Analyze, understand and rectify issues within the regional network
Review safety stock levels and calculations provided by supply planning team and recommend adjustments as needed to meet service levels
Communicate and follow up with other areas of the supply chain to ensure proper product flow throughout the region
Lead weekly calls with the internal operations and sales teams
Analyze customer purchase patterns to identify significant changes in demand patterns and collaborate with internal and external stakeholders to create an action plan
Effectively manage regional inventory to provide high levels of customer service while also maximizing inventory turnover
Expedite, prioritize, and optimize inventory to ensure we meet or exceed our stated customer service levels
Proactive decision-making: involves understanding business/customer needs, identifying problem areas, analyzing supply chain parameters and working with management to support business strategies and customer needs
Build strong relationships with internal customers, sources of supply, and business peers
Engage with supply chain, operations, and transportation teams to identify root cause of issues related to service level failure or poor service level
Leverage analytics and create meaningful insights in order to drive process optimization for Cardinal and stakeholders
Develop dashboards, metrics and targets to measure performance of processes within scope
2+ years of Supply Chain experience (Planner, Materials Planning, Demand Forecasting, etc.)
Bachelor’s Degree in engineering, Business, Mathematics, or a related field
Strong interpersonal skills with ability to influence internal and external customers to drive value-added solutions
Strong analytical skills and proven ability to analyze data trends with the use of reporting tools (ex. Excel, Access) and initiate action from findings.
Ability to work successfully in a team environment as well as individually. Ability to work collaboratively with others, regardless of conflicting individual priorities
Thinks logically and can learn on the job through experimentation
Proven ability to handle multiple tasks at the same time and be able to prioritize effectively
Superior project management, facilitation, presentation and effective communication skills is a must
Our Human Resources team is responsible for working with applicants requesting accommodation at any stage of the hiring process.
Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.