Supply Chain Analysis Manager

United States, Alpharetta (Georgia)

Supply Chain Analysis Manager

What makes YOU different?

Lonza Specialty Ingredients (LSI) combines technological innovation with world class manufacturing and process excellence. Specialty Chemical Services provides solutions for composite materials and processing additives for technically demanding industries, such as electronics, transportation and aerospace. We also provide performance intermediates & chemicals for many industrial applications, such as agro intermediates, food & feed ingredients, cosmetics, non-current good manufacturing practices (non-cGMP) intermediates, and custom development & manufacturing.

LSI is looking for a Supply Chain Analysis Manager who will be responsible for providing information, analysis, tools and process support for the LSI Supply Chain Team to improve efficiency and effectiveness of Lonza’s global supply chain. The incumbent is experienced and able to apply wider business knowledge and experience to complex problems to offer new perspectives, solutions and process improvements. The individual should have a working knowledge of Supply Chain and in-depth skills in SAP, Power BI, data analysis and data manipulation. Employee does not necessarily need to be in one of the posted locations.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develops and leads the development of tools that empower supply chain improvements, reducing costs and improving customer satisfaction.

  • Works alongside Management/Leadership teams to develop key metrics and reporting for supply chain processes; delivers dashboards for the regular maintenance and outcomes of all programs

  • Partners with IT to enhance supply chain systems.

  • Supports the supply chain organization on sales systems and provides training to global teams to ensure proficiency for supply chain responsibilities.

  • Contributes to the development or improvement of systems to effectively track or capture data; audit systems and information

  • Provides daily, weekly, monthly and ad hoc analysis of supply chain performance for LSI.

  • Expert in Excel, Power BI and Power Query; proficient in SAP.

  • Manages interactions proactively to drive stakeholder satisfaction.

Key Requirements:                                              

  • University degree in science or engineering required

  • Minimum of 4 - 6 years’ experience in a related role

  • Expert in data analytics including programs such as Excel, Power BI and Power Query

  • Demonstrates understanding of the global commercial organizations

  • Strong financial and analytical acumen and computer/systems skills

  • Able to lead discussions including scope development, training, brainstorming, ad hoc request definition, etc.

  • Demonstrated experience creating productive tools/resources and sharing systems know-how with commercial teams

A major part of the heritage of LSI is being able to deliver unique solutions to its customers. Being the driving force behind this approach – listening, asking, understanding to match the right elements in a new way has been an inherent part of our day-to-day business. Always with the goal to enable a competitive advantage for each customer with a specific product, package or solution.

Lonza is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a qualified individual with disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Reference: R25729