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Senior Supply Chain Optimization Analyst

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Job ID 133295 Date posted 07/26/2021 Location : Olathe, Kansas | Wayzata, Minnesota | Minneapolis, Minnesota

Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 160,000 employees who are committed to safe, responsible and sustainable ways to nourish the world. This position is in Cargill’s animal nutrition and health business, where we improve lives through better nutrition. Our team researches, innovates and creates solutions that deliver healthy results for our customers.

Job Purpose and Impact

The Senior Supply Chain Optimization Analyst will focus on business projects to support long-term supply chain strategies and business goals. We seek a professional to help set and monitor key integrated business planning performance indicators, cost-to-serve performance data, and coordinates cross-functional work teams to increase effectiveness of supply chain initiatives.

Key Accountabilities

  • Use substantial knowledge of supply chain practices and procedures to navigate through data and technology challenges, upgrades and changes.
  • Execute and implement complex projects and process improvements to drive continuousimprovement across the organization.
  • Monitor processes and ensure best practices are shared among locations.
  • Operate as the key contact point to help build models for network design and optimization work.
  • Independently handle complex issues with minimal supervision, while escalating only the most complex issues to appropriate staff.
  • Other duties as assigned


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of four years of related work experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Six years of related experience with at least three in supply chain planning
  • Prior experience with network design and optimization software (Llamasoft or LogicNet Plus)
  • Prior experience with business intelligence software (Tableau or PowerBI) to visualize and present results of analysis
  • Prior experience with using Clarizen MyPPM or other project management software to lead projects to completion

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

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