Comrise Inc. Supply Chain Business Analyst in Plainfield, Indiana

  • Supports business execution of specific projects and key initiatives that include promotional activities, forecast and coordination for key events, new product launches, and supply chain network redesigns.

  • Coordinate all logistics-related activities within regional loaners program to support upcoming surgical cases throughout the country in LoanerTrak system

  • Support other Regional Supply Chain Operations Managers within and sometimes outside assigned territories to ensure maximum customer service levels are met

  • Monitors key performance indicators, analyzes cost-to-serve performance data, and coordinates with cross-functional work teams to increase effectiveness of specific supply chain initiatives.

  • Keep records of customer interactions and transactions, recording details of inquiries, complaints, and comments, as well as actions taken

  • Coordinate with Warehouse Operations team, Regional Supply Chain Managers and internal customers throughout the country to procure kits that meet/exceed customer requirements

  • Follow-up on the shipping status of regional loaners orders using strong knowledge of freight carrier order track & trace tools.

  • Build and analyze reports that support recommendations related to inventory optimization, such as customer service level and set utilization (turns)

  • Collaborate with Regional Operations management and recommend corrective actions to optimize inventory levels within territories

  • Support distribution network strategies that focus on cost reduction

  • Collaborate with customers, operations, and supply chain management to appropriately manage inventory levels and minimize obsolescence.

  • Act as the Field contact for analysis of new orders, change orders, and net change analysis from customers.

  • Ensure consistency and alignment between customer demand information and regional PAR inventory levels.

  • Work directly with customers to gain an understanding of a customer’s planning system and how company and the customer’s processes interact.

  • Analyze and develop weekly production forecasts and update the forecast based on the planning process.

  • Conduct day-to-day business analysis supporting supply chain management.

  • Contribute to cost reduction program by making viable business recommendations and process improvement ideas.

  • Manage components throughout product life cycle (PLC).

  • Responsible for ensuring accuracy, verification, and processing of all documentation and system transactions associated with all inventory movements through ERP and scheduling systems.

  • A Bachelor’s Degree, preferably business related, and 2+ years’ experience in purchasing, planning and/or production scheduling

  • An AA/AS, preferably business related, and 4+ years’ experience in purchasing, planning and/or production scheduling

  • A high school diploma with 7+ years materials experience in purchasing, planning and/or production scheduling

  • Prefer APICS/NAPM certification

  • Demonstrated an ability to schedule orders that maximize fill rates, productivity, minimize thru-put time and maximize inventory turns and efficiency.

  • Demonstrated customer service skills, including the ability to communicate professionally and effectively with field-based customers via telephone and e-mail to continuously drive customer satisfaction

  • Proven track record of analyzing and scheduling order management activities to support forecasts, target inventories, and multiple supply chain activities.

  • Demonstrated ability to maintain composure in stressful situations

  • Must have knowledge of loaner bank operations, supply chain, logistics, or distribution

  • Demonstrated ability to understand and use continuous improvement tools

  • LoanerTrak or equivalent surgical set scheduling software experience

  • Demonstrated regular, consistent attendance and flexibility to adjust hours as needed to meet customer needs

  • Demonstrated computer skills (Access, Excel, Visual Basics and/or SQL) equivalent tools.

  • Proven track record of process improvements based on sound problem-solving practices

  • Demonstrated an ability to exercise discretion and independent judgment when representing the company in supply chain decisions.

  • Must have excellent telephone and e-mail etiquette, as well as excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Oracle ERP experience

  • Demonstrated computer skills (Access, Excel, Visual Basics and/or SQL) equivalent tools

  • Demonstrated ability to analyze data and make decisions regarding inventory utilization

  • Must be able to sit, utilizing a computer and phone up to 8 hours each day.

  • Must be able and willing to work successfully in a team environment

  • Must have excellent organizational, customer service and follow-up skills

  • Must have the ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment

  • Must have strong ability to recognize and prioritize urgent requests

ID: 2018-29016

External Company Name: Comrise Technology

External Company URL: www.comrise.com