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Purfoods Supply Chain Project Analyst in Ankeny, Iowa

We are looking for an experienced Supply Chain Professional to be part of the Supply Chain Team. This position requires some level of cross-functional Supply Chain experience and will be expected to actively contribute ideas and help the broader Team implement Supply Chain improvement projects. Candidate must be open to constant change as this position, while having some identified responsibilities, will be constantly evolving as areas of opportunity are identified. Your day will be varied and constantly changing.

  • Identifies and collects data that is critical to implementing Supply Chain process improvements in the organization.

  • Mines data looking for areas of process improvement opportunities.

  • Develop and implement Supply Chain processes, including training other Supply Chain teammates and cross-functional departments in implementation.

  • Brainstorm improvement ideas with other functions. Many of these opportunities will be identified by job shadowing and working in various functions to help identify process improvements.

  • Proposes and helps implement new projects that reduces costs, increases efficiencies, and build total cost models that support these recommendations.

  • Analyze historical data to identify and recommend KPIs that help drive an optimized Supply Chain.

  • Actively participate on cross-functional teams that focus on continuous improvement in the processes that impact, or are impacted by the Supply Chain function.

  • Partner with appropriate functions to develop, monitor, and adjust as needed, inventory level plans that ensure uninterrupted supply of inventory.

  • Work with Purchasing, Logistics, and Warehousing, to help develop plans for the most efficient, lowest cost movement of inventory.

  • Other duties as assigned. It is estimated that >50% of this role is yet to be defined.

  • Minimal travel required

  • Minimum of five years of Supply Chain experience

  • Must be able to effectively communicate cross-functionally in a collaborative manner

  • Must be able to influence others using data and experience, all while respecting and supporting the priorities and objectives of other functions

  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Excel

  • Multiple Supply Chain functional experience preferred

  • Associates degree in Business discipline preferred

  • Repetitive motions that include the wrists, hands and/or fingers

  • Sedentary work that primarily involves sitting, remaining in a stationary position for prolonged periods

  • Visual perception to perform job including peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

Mom’s Meals, a PurFoods Company is a home-delivered meal service providing fully prepared, refrigerated meal solutions direct to homes nationwide for over 20 years. We provide seniors, patients recovering post-discharge and those managing a chronic condition with tailored nutrition solutions to manage their specific needs. If you are passionate about the well-being of others and have a strong sense of community, Mom's Meals could be the place for you! We are a family operated business looking for fun, compassionate, and friendly people who want to make a difference in the lives of others.

Mom's Meals complies with all applicable federal and state non-discrimination laws. All qualified applicants shall receive consideration for employment without regards to race, religion, national origin, ancestry, color, gender, age, disability, sexual orientation or military status.

ID: 2020-1685

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