Our client, an innovative leader in the packaging industry located in the northwest suburbs of Chicago, is looking for a Category Analyst to join their team on a temp-to-perm basis to help continue their pattern of growth. The Category Analyst will be responsible for assisting the Sourcing team with spend analysis and the RFx events.
Category Analyst Responsibilities:
- Create work and purchase orders and resolve invoice discrepancies
- Onboard and manage supplier activities using SAP and Salesforce
- Coordinate with vendors on project timelines and maintain relationships
- Analyze spend and supplier data to identify positive/negative trends in the market
- Act as an internal liaison between Sales, Accounting, and Procurement teams
- Coordinate with warehouse staff as needed on required equipment
Category Analyst Requirements:
- Bachelor’s degree and at least two years of supply chain experience
- Financial reporting experience
- Advanced proficiency with SAP, Microsoft Excel, including pivot tables and VLOOKUP’s, specifically in a supply chain management environment
- Strong analytical, interpersonal, and written/verbal communication skills coupled with the ability to work effectively as part of a team on multiple projects
If you are interested in this Category Analyst opportunity and qualify per above requirements, please apply today.
Senior Project Manager, Supply Chain
Keywords and Related Terms: project management , supply chain , delivery , tracking , inventory , Business , Economics , business , international , global, pivot tables , Excel , vlookups , SAP , data mining , Salesforce , sourcing , procurement , supplier
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