Supply Chain Analyst

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Job Overview


TE Connectivity's Distribution & Logistics Teams manage the efficient flow of goods, services and information between point of origin through customer placement in order to meet customer requirements or internal business objectives. They create integrated processes among internal functions such as operations, purchasing and logistics, and outside suppliers. They also focus resources on continuous improvement of the movement of materials through various production processes, and establish key performance metrics and benchmarks relating to supply chain planning/forecasting to measure actual performance against goals on a regular basis.


The Customer Supply Chain Specialist is responsible for supporting the Customer Supply Chain team that supports the key customers in the HM, CAM and OEM groups. The position requires interaction with customer service teams, material planners, sales & marketing, other SC functions etc. There may also be contact with customers to follow up on their business requests. Projects will include generating reports on inventory monitoring, open orders backlog, delivery performance, freight spend, forecast monitoring.

Task Summary and Responsibilities:


  • Assist in the review of customers’ current supply chain processes (order entry-> final shipment) throughout the EMEA region
  • Update and maintain appropriate KPI’s for daily, weekly and monthly review. Publish these on appropriate internal notice boards
  • Use appropriate tools to prepare and analyse reports on forecast accuracy and forecast monitoring  
  • Monitor special freight costs and participate in project teams focusing on cost control
  • Assist the Customer Supply Chain team members to monitor customer specific internal consignment, safety stock and VMI stock levels, highlight where stock levels fall outside agreed parameters and ensure action is taken to maintain compliance
  • Assist the customer Supply Chain team in the review of customer supply chain contract proposals and assist in the preparation of information prior to contract negotiations with customers. Maintain appropriate records and advise when contracts are due for renewal or terms are being breached
  • Respond to customer data requests e.g. packaging dimensions, weights, Country of Origin, MOQ/PPQ etc 
  • Prepare and review open order backlog, billings and lates reports 
  • Participate in special supply chain projects as requested
  • Undertake other tasks that are deemed to be within the competence of the individual

Qualifications and Experience required:


  • Bachelor/master’s degree, preferably in logistics/supply chain
  • 3-5-year experience in Automotive supply chain management, preferably optimization of customer related supply chain processes 
  • Proven track record of supply chain improvements and successful customer projects
  • Experience in sales related functions, e.g. account management, customer service etc. is an advantage 
  • Experience in working with ERP systems and other IT systems at customer interface, e.g. EDI
  • Good communication skills, able to build customer relations and win customers for own ideas
  • Strong analytical and communicative skills, problem-solving skills, pragmatic approach (80/20) 
  • Project management know-how
  • SAP, MS Excel
  • Solid in English, written and spoken.


Values: Integrity, Accountability, Teamwork, Innovation


State:  01
Country/Region:  MA
Travel:  10% to 25%
Requisition ID:  104354
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Logistics

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