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Sr Manager Supply Chain Analytics
Summary
Title:Sr Manager Supply Chain Analytics
ID:6609
Department:Transportation/Logistics
Location:Kansas City, MO (LSNA Corporate Headquarters)
Classification:Regular
Status:Full-Time
Description
Job Description

The Senior Manager Supply Chain Analytics will be the key operational analytics and business intelligence support for Lindt & Sprüngli (North America) Inc. (LSNA) and the shared services provided to company brands. The organization is comprised of owned and 3PL assets which store and distribute chocolates for the Lindt & Sprüngli (North America) family of companies—Lindt USA, Ghirardelli, and Russell Stover. This position oversees the timely and accurate flow of operational data across the supply chain, providing creation, insight and guidance on key business metrics and contributing to the creation and achievement of business objectives. This role provides leadership and development to an analyst that supports operational reporting and project planning/execution requirements of the company.
  • Provide collaborative critical analytical support to the supply chain network in support of transportation, warehousing, and planning to achieving cost and business objectives
  • Develop, maintain, and influence performance on KPIs for each DC location and brand
  • Assist Finance in the development and tracking of operational excellence projects, the annual distribution budget and latest estimates for transportation and warehousing spend
  • Coordinate system implementation activities and ongoing enhancements to streamline data flows, consolidate system information, and automate processes
  • Analyze data flows to determine developing impacts, cost savings, concerns, and exceptions, escalating to upper management as needed
  • Provide leadership and direction to the Logistics Analyst to meet objectives and align work priorities with company strategic goals
  • Work closely with transportation, warehousing, planning, manufacturing, and procurement partners to build a best-in-class supply chain network
  • Complete special projects and duties as assigned by upper management
  • Coordinate with Finance to ensure month-end financial results are accurately reflected through operational KPIs, providing insights to performance
  • Identify and drive areas of success and opportunities for improvement

TO BE CONSIDERED AN APPLICANT FOR THIS POSITION, YOU MUST SHOW HOW YOU MEET THE BASIC QUALIFICATIONS AS OUTLINED IN THE REQUIREMENTS

Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree or 4 years of professional work experience
  • Minimum 2 years of finance, accounting or data analytics experience
  • Advanced Excel skills

Preferred Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, or Supply Chain
  • Experience using an ERP system; SAP preferred
  • MBA
  • Prior experience in logistics
  • Transportation Management System experience
  • Warehouse Management System experience
  • Visualization software experience
  • Advanced analytical skills
  • Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to influence
  • Strong customer service and partnering skills
  • Experience in the food manufacturing and CPG industry

Company Description
Lindt and Sprüngli North America is a newly constituted shared services organization developed to better leverage the Lindt & Sprüngli family of brands (Lindt USA, Ghirardelli and Russell Stover Chocolates) headquartered in North America. 

Employment by Lindt & Sprüngli North America is contingent upon I-9 Employment Eligibility Verification, passing the urinalysis drug screen, education verification, and satisfactory reference and background checks.

Lindt & Sprüngli North America is an EOE/MINORITY/FEMALE/VET/DISABLED employer. Principals only please.
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