Supply Chain Analyst

  • General Cable
  • Rocky Mount, NC
  • Sep 02, 2018
General Business

Job Description

General Cable

US-NC-Rocky Mount

Requisition ID 2018-1443
# of Openings 1
Category Manufacturing/Operations


The Supply Chain Analyst will work as part of Draka Elevator's Supply Chain Team to maintain inventory target levels, product availability, and a smooth supply chain flow. Key responsibilities include coordinating domestic and international shipments, forecasting product demand. It will be necessary to work collaboratively with suppliers to adapt shipments to the changing needs of the business, and manage many details simultaneously. Successful candidates will be analytical, proactive team players with a successful history of multi-tasking and achieving results.


  • Responsible for replenishment buying of all raw materials and some finished goods for 7+ manufacturing and distribution locations in North America and Canada.
  • Place purchase orders and follow up with suppliers to achieve timely deliveriesand ensure a customer service level of 99.5%.Provide consistent follow-up and communication both internally and externally.
  • Forecast demand for raw, semi-finished, and finished materials.
  • Expedite material and organize tracking information of incoming shipments. Review potential impact of late shipments and communicate with Production and Customer Service.
  • Communicate to distribution and external resources about import shipments and help organize container deliveries (2-5 containers per day).
  • Conduct regular cycle counts and participate in physical inventories at the factory and distribution hub(s).
  • Assist sales and customer service with material availability questions and other analyses.
  • Develop and maintain standardized KPI reports to monitor supply chain performance and support continuous improvement.

  • Qualifications

  • 2-4 years of supply chain experience preferred.
  • Experience with SAP or other ERP systems is strongly desired.
  • Inventory management and demand planning experience desired, specifically in distribution and manufacturing environments.
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Excel required. More advanced data analysis skills strongly preferred.
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written. The ability to communicate clearly across all levels in the organization & follow up consistently with external organizations is essential.
  • Detail-oriented with good organization skills. Self-driven with the ability to prioritize and manage multiple time-sensitive tasks.

  • Education/Experience

    High School Diploma required. Bachelor's degree preferred.


    General Cable is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All persons shall have the opportunity to be considered for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, alienage or citizenship status, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, military service and veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth, and related medical conditions, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. General Cable will endeavor to make a reasonable accommodation to the known physical or mental limitations of a qualified applicant with a disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business. If you believe you require such assistance to complete this form or to participate in an interview, please let us know.