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Supply Chain Analyst

Date: Apr 9, 2021

Location: MO, US

Company: Leggett & Platt

Leggett & Platt is a diversified manufacturer that conceives, designs and produces a broad variety of engineered components and products that can be found in most homes and automobiles.  The 134-year-old company with 2017 sales of $4.0 billion, is comprised of 15 business units, 22,000 employee-partners, and 120 manufacturing facilities located in 19 countries.

 

Leggett & Platt is the leading U.S. manufacturer of: a) bedding components; b) automotive seat support and lumbar systems; c) components for home furniture and work furniture; d) carpet cushion; e) adjustable beds; f) high-carbon drawn steel wire; and g) bedding industry machinery.

 

Adjustable Bed Group:

L&P Adjustable Bed Group is part of the Bedding Segment.  We strive to meet the ever-changing requirements of the industry.  We manufacture in North America with facilities in the US and Mexico.  Through our design and manufacturing we enable individualized comfort in the bedroom – whether asleep or awake – to promote better health and well-being.

 

The Supply Chain Analyst at Leggett & Platt is a hands-on position that requires someone to work tactically, with a large volume of data. This role is eligible for permanent remote work.

 

The focus of this role is to develop and implement KPI’s, develop tools to aid in Supply Chain decisions, and utilize data to support key initiatives.  

The Supply Chain Analyst has responsibility to:   

  • Examining workflow and utilizing analytical and quantitative methods to understand, predict, and streamline business processes, and enhance supply chain processes
  • Responsible for updating and managing branch specific production plans
  • Responsible for tracking production for KPI metrics
  • Responsible to work with cross functional teams to manage production efficiency and ensure customer orders are fulfilled on time.
  • Responsible for data mining and analysis to understand and illustrate best practices in stock placement optimization, process development, and developing various logistic plans in order to enhance the distribution of goods
  • Design, maintain, analyze supply chain metrics
  • Communication to purchasing of any shortages of raw materials – follow up daily until answers are received
  • Execution and maintenance or ad hoc analysis across the Supply Chain Organization
  • Work cross functionally to define the assumptions, query the data, build the models and align stakeholders on the process for analyzing data and developing summary actionable information
  • Support existing demand forecasting, inventory and production planning processes, learning existing models and practices.
  • Gather and integrate relevant data quickly and adapt existing plans to new information
  • Support collaboration efforts across functions and will manage initiatives and projects from ideation to execution.

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in supply chain management, mathematics, data science, business, or related field preferred
  • 3-5+ years of industry experience in data analysis and developing business cases
  • 2+ years’ experience in dashboarding, data visualization, and reporting
  • 2+ years’ experience in SQL and manipulating large data sets in a database
  • Advanced proficiency in SQL, ETL, data modeling, and working with “Big Data”
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Excited to learn new technologies and analytical methodologies relating to business intelligence and data analysis
  • Strong communication (verbal and written) and interpersonal skills to translate ambiguous business requirements into complex analyses and actionable insights
  • A deep understanding of metrics, reporting tools, and data structures
  • Experience in MRP environment strongly preferred
  • Excellent verbal skills
  • Ability to be a self-starter and work in groups or alone on projects
  • Ability to align with forward vision and proactively seek solutions to achieving vision

 

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

 

 

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