The Global Supply Chain Design team is responsible for defining Target Supply Chain’s future operating model across the full value chain from vendor to guest. This team is responsible for developing long-term supply chain strategy by evaluating product flow from vendor to distribution center, across the first mile, middle mile and last mile, with focus on delivery speed, ensuring sufficient capacity for throughput and storage (inventory modeling). Team Members in this role provide analytical and thought leadership as they collaborate with stakeholders across product, technology and business teams to transform Target’s Supply chain.
The Senior Supply Chain Analyst will coordinate with and influence key partners in Inventory Management, Finance, Promotions & Pricing COE, GSCL Operations, and Network Planning.
Bachelors and/ or advanced degree in math, statistics, physics, computer science, supply chain, finance, engineering or related analytical field
A strong passion for empirical research and problem solving through data and statistical analysis
Ability to synthesize complex data to make optimal decisions
High sense of urgency and self-motivation; ability to innovate and drive continuous improvement strategies quickly and independently
Ability to work well in an ambiguous, rapidly changing environment
Strong interpersonal and communication skills for effective relationship management
Proficiency with SQL, R, SAS, Python or similar tools for analyzing relational databases at scale
Experience in Inventory Management, Supply Chain design, or Sales & Operations Planning
About Target Corporation
Minneapolis-based Target Corporation (NYSE: TGT) serves guests at nearly 1,800 stores and at Target.com. Since 1946, Target has given 5 percent of its profit to communities, that giving equals more than $4 million a week. For more information, visit Target.com/Pressroom. For a behind-the-scenes look at Target, visit ABullseyeView.com or follow @TargetNews on Twitter.