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Business Analyst - Supply Chain

Date: Oct 23, 2021

Location: Carthage, MO, US

Company: Leggett & Platt

Leggett & Platt is in search of a Business Analyst to join the LBSO team to support our Supply Chain Planning initiatives, along with other LBSO objectives.

 

LBSO is a small team of process experts within Business Support Services that assists business/branch partners with Customer and Product Profitability (CPP), Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP) and Supply Chain Planning/Materials Management among other activities. 

 

This role’s primary focus will be with Supply Chain Planning initiatives and includes optimization of Master Scheduling processes, Resource Requirements Planning, Materials and Production planning, Inventory Management/Optimization and providing support for S&OP implementations. The ideal candidate will get the opportunity to participate in the Automotive group’s global Business Process Transformation (BPT) project.

 

What you will be doing:

  • Be an expert resource to internal business units on Supply Chain Planning, Sales and Operations Planning and other related initiatives.
  • Help teach and implement new planning processes in the field (BUs, Manufacturing Branches, etc.)
  • Work as a member of cross functional and project teams to ensure the effective execution of tasks by established deadlines and the execution of planning processes designed to meet costs/standards and fulfill customer demand.
  • Tracking and reporting key measures and making recommendations, as appropriate, to improve processes.
  • Analyzing and reporting on large and multi-dimensional data sets and other business information using MS Office and other technical solutions.

What we’re looking for:

  • A Bachelor’s degree is required; a degree in a relevant field (Business Management, Operations, Supply Chain Management, etc.) is preferred
  • Knowledge and understanding of Supply Chain concepts, to include Master Scheduling, Production/Materials Scheduling, Inventory Management/Optimization and Sales & Operations Planning
  • 5+ years of experience with practical application of Supply Chain concepts and methods in a manufacturing environment is preferred
  • Highly proficient analytical, technical, and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to effectively teach/train and coach others
  • Solid project management and systems/process implementation skills
  • Ability to work independently to accomplish tasks while contributing to a strong team environment
  • Previous experience with Microsoft Office:  Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook is required; advanced Excel skills, Power BI and other technical systems experience is preferred.
  • Previous experience working in an MRP environment and working with ERP/SC Planning systems (JDA/Blue Yonder, Oracle, SAP, etc.) is highly preferred

 

Who we are and what we offer

 

Our comprehensive benefits package includes: medical, dental, vision, 401(k) with match, stock plans, employee discounts, and more.

 

Since 1883, Leggett & Platt (NYSE: LEG) has been creating a wide variety of innovative products that can be found in most homes, offices, and automobiles. Today our growing 137-year-old company is comprised of 15 business units and 140 facilities located in 18 countries. We’re not just hiring, we’re building a better company. Learn more about what Leggett life is like here: lifeatleggett.com

 

You can also create a profile, view, and apply for other open jobs: careers.leggett.com

 

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