Supplier Perform Mgmt Analyst - Indirect and Reverse Logistics

Minneapolis, Minnesota
Sep 17, 2019
Oct 04, 2019
Employment Status
Full Time
Take on a leadership role within the standup and creation of Target's new Indirect & Reverse Logistics supply chain initiatives as a member of the Supplier Performance Management team. Drive results in a fast pace, entrepreneurial setting in collaboration with a broad network of senior leaders, internal GSCL and ISP partners, and external suppliers for the indirect items, goods, and supplies required to operate our stores. As the Analyst for IRL-Supplier Performance Management, you will be responsible for designing, implementing, and maintaining the toolkit to maximize supplier performance within the indirect supply chain network.

As an Analyst, SPM IRL you will...
  • Work closely with other IRL teams to identify performance trends, understand process breakdowns, and implement sustainable solutions for your assigned categories.
  • Leverage problem solving skills to identify root cause, demonstrate deep understanding of issues, educate others, and build out new capabilities to improve performance.
  • Track and measure supplier performance and quality metrics (e.g. Fill Rate, On-Time Delivery, ship quality, etc.).
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with suppliers and hold them accountable to key performance and quality metrics.
  • Lead regular business reviews with suppliers to recap past performance and develop action plans to maintain or improve going forward.
  • Identify trends from various dashboards and data sources to evaluate real time performance results, and implement any action plans as needed.
  • Create the standards and expectations for suppliers to deliver the ideal inventory level, in the optimal node, at the right time.
  • Partner with the IRL product team to develop tools and reporting capabilities as needed.
  • Become the expert on supplier performance for the broader IRL organization.
  • Scope of work and job duties may change at any time based on business need.

  • 4-year degree
  • Flexibility, resiliency, and nimbleness; comfortable working in 'grey areas' that are constantly changing.
  • Demonstrated ability to innovate and challenge the status quo.
  • Demonstrated ability to influence without authority to leaders and peers.
  • Working understanding of Target supply chain network and Inventory Management fundamentals.
  • Ability to balance both short and long term priorities, and re-prioritize as needed.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skill sets.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

  • Prior experience within Inventory Management or Supplier Performance Management.
  • Undergraduate degree in supply chain, operations.

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

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