At least 2 years of proven experience as a supply chain analyst or logistics coordinator
Proficient in MS Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint
Competent using Lawson or equivalent MMIS system
Adept at queries and report writing
Knowledge of cost analytics and ROI analyses preferred
Experience in data mining techniques and procedures and knowing when to use appropriately
Ability to present complex information in an understandable and compelling manner
Strong communication, interpersonal, organizational and facilitation skill with strong customer service emphasis Healthcare Materials Management background or experience preferred
Valid Fire and Safety Certification. (If no card upon hire, one must be obtained within 30 days of hire, and maintained by renewal before expiration date.)Â
This principal position provides the analytical/technical skills needed for leading the implementation and coordination of supply chain management processes within the Materials Management Information System (MMIS) and its affiliates. The position is responsible for ongoing collection of supply chain information that is obtained from a variety of sources including but not limited to the MMIS system and supporting benchmarking systems. In addition, the position is responsible for the system wide identification, negotiation, and monitoring of sourcing, procurement, distribution, logistics and supply chain informatics. As a systems liaison, this position is expected to partner with the Sourcing Team in utilizing data and operations knowledge in conjunction with contract and product cost benefit analyses as well as Capital expenditures ROI analyses. It requires the ability to analyze health care supply chain data from conceptualization through presentation of the data. The position also involves day to day maintenance of the MMIS data sets, month-end close and both cycle and ad hoc reporting. It requires proficiency with analytical tools (e.g. Excel), knowledge of data analysis methodology, use of presentation software, strong communication skills and a strong commitment to and affinity for delivering the highest level of customer service.
USC’s Viterbi School of Engineering has been one of the economic engines in Southern California and a vital hub in the California economy. The technical innovations and ideas generated by the Viterbi faculty and research community have resulted in countless innovations, many becoming the foundations for new companies, products and services. The thousands of students graduating each year bring new ideas and vitality to companies in California and beyond. With an annual research budget exceeding $205M each year, more than 46 research centers and institutes, more than 180 faculty members, 7,800 students and over 60,000 impassioned alumni world-wide, the Viterbi School is addressing some of the world’s great challenges.