30+ days ago - req13576

Supply Chain Analyst

Logistics & supply chain management

Logistics & supply chain management

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Logistics & supply chain management


3-7 years



Job Category

Logistics & supply chain management




Would you enjoy interpreting big data, transforming it into meaningful information, and ultimately shaping it to enhance our understanding of our supply chains? Do you want to be part of our transformation from reporting towards business analytics and business intelligence? If so, this is the position for you.

Job Description

The Supply Chain Analyst plays an important role in structuring the vast amount of data we use and generate -into relevant, value adding information for business. In this role, you will help secure data quality and continuity within changing environment (processes and enterprise); ensure design and maintenance of data provisioning to support business with analysis and reporting. You will perform data and process analysis to support better decision-making. In collaboration with your stakeholders, you will create management reports that provide insights in KPIs, trends and forecasts. In collaboration with business key-users, you will develop and implement solutions (e.g., business applications, enhancements, process improvements) for the challenges we face. You will maintain the business applications/reports in your area of expertise; manage associated incidents and changes.

The responsibilities of Supply Chain Analyst will include:

  • Assess with stakeholders the areas for improvement; collect business requirements for application/reporting/analysis support.
  • Design and implement data repository to enable business analytics and performance measurement.
    Support business with reporting, analysis, and improvement proposals.
  • Analyze, specify and implement business applications, enhancements and process improvements in partnership with business key-users and other IT team members.
  • Support and maintain business managed applications relevant to your expertise; perform troubleshooting of incidents, and manage process changes.
  • Contribute to projects and provide guidance/training to business users in your areas of technical expertise.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


MSc in Industrial Engineering, Computer Science, Econometrics, Mathematics, Information Management, Statistics, or similar


  • 5-10 years relevant work experience as Business Analyst, preferably in Supply Chain Management context.
  • Expert in programming, data analysis, and reporting / performance measurement
  • Experience in SAP ECC / HANA
  • Experience in MS SQL Server or similar database management system

Personal skills

  • Analytical skills with high attention to detail, consistency and accuracy
  • High motivation and drive to achieve results
  • Able to manage complexity
  • Pro-active personality, taking initiative
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Has the drive for operational excellence / continuous improvement

Context of the position

The Supply Chain Analyst is part of the Supply Chain Planning (SCP) Excellence - Business Analytics, Optimization & Applications Support team. This team supports the SCP organization and business in improving performance and decision making. The team supports operational excellence by securing a trusted data/reporting framework, developing new insights through analysis, enhancing expertise in planning and optimization, as well as by maintenance and improvement of business applications.

Other information

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