Material Control Analyst

Date: Oct 11, 2021

Location: Lafayette, IN, US, 47905

Company: Subaru

Material Control Analyst

Material Management Department

Direct Hire salaried role with Premium-Free benefits

Company Overview: Subaru of Indiana Automotive is in Lafayette, Indiana and we employ 6500+ Associates, both production and administrative, all under one roof. SIA is the safest automotive manufacturing plant in the United States and is a frontrunner in environmental conservation being the first Zero-Landfill automotive manufacturing plant in North America. We are proud to offer premium-free health, vision, and dental insurance to our Associates as well as highly competitive introductory wage.

 

Outline of duties:

The essential functions described below are intended to broadly define the expectations of the role. In the case of a Material Control Analyst work is generally independent and collaborative in nature and functions are expected to be completed with minimal oversight from Group Leader and Management Associates.

  • Assess and oversee supply chain strengths and opportunities.
  • Analyze complex data and develop insights optimizing supply chain capabilities.
  • Analyze supply impacts to future production, develops countermeasures and communicates the concerns, decisions, and results of the decision to the appropriate stakeholders.
  • Identify demand pattern gaps and adjust ordering parameters to achieve positive results.
  • Maintain and develop supplier standards that enhance the capabilities and production/financial results for both SIA and the supply base.
  • Assess supplier's performance based off SIA standards for discrepancies and improvement opportunities that can directly impact production / financial results.
  • Develop actionable improvement plans and follow up with directly with suppliers through onsite auditing and coaching to ensure a positive outcome for both SIA and the supply base.
  • Maintain accurate inventory levels to meet JIT demands and maintain production and cost targets.
  • Manage changepoints in forecast, production modifications, and supply chain disruptions while championing continuous improvement.
  • Assesses future model changeover activity as it relates to new and obsolete part designs. Takes ownership of new part delivery and system creation for ownership transfer to mass production.
  • All other duties as assigned by the Manager or Group Leader.
    Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the Associate for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Minimum Education requirement - Associate Degree in supply chain or a related field or verifiable experience in a supply chain/manufacturing environment for 5+ years
  • Experience in end-to-end supply chain operations, including supplier management, internal and logistics, inventory control, and component parts management.
  • Demonstrated ability to fulfill the above operational responsibilities, ensure the deliverables and achieve business objectives.
  • Highly motivated, articulate, detail oriented, with a well-developed emotional intelligence
  • Demonstrated ability to make critical decisions with no supervision and which supports the department's responsibilities and goals.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree or 5+ years relevant experience.
    Supply Chain Management
  • Proficient Experience in end-to-end supply chain operations, including supplier management, internal and logistics, inventory control, and component parts management.
  • Demonstrated ability to fulfill the above operational responsibilities, ensure the deliverables and achieve business objectives.
  • Demonstrated ability to make critical decisions with no supervision and which supports the department's responsibilities and goals.
  • Understanding of accounting or finance with knowledge of the goods being procured in a business or delivery setting.

 

 

 

 

Subaru of Indiana Automotive, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce.


Nearest Major Market: Lafayette