SR Manufacturing Sourcing Analyst,(Remote Or Hybrid)

Minneapolis, Minnesota
Dec 02, 2022
Dec 21, 2022
Employment Status
Full Time
As a Fortune 50 company with more than 350,000 team members worldwide, Target is an iconic brand and one of America's leading retailers.

Working at Target means the opportunity to help all families discover the joy of everyday life. Caring for our communities is woven into who we are, and we invest in the places we collectively live, work and play. We prioritize relationships, fuel and develop talent by creating growth opportunities, and succeed as one Target team. At our core, our purpose is ingrained in who we are, what we value, and how we work. It's how we care, grow, and win together.

Target Merchandising is evolving at an incredible pace. We are constantly reimagining how this $70 billion retailer offers the innovative, guest-inspiring items that Target is known and loved for. Our goal is to deliver exceptional value, quality and style to elevate Target as the premier retailer in a competitive global marketplace. Through intelligent and progressive business strategies that make the most of Target's resources and partnerships worldwide, merchandising works across product categories to create a localized shopping experience online and in our 1800 stores. Are you a creative problem solver who loves to see your work translate into real results? Can you collaborate effectively, execute a plan efficiently and positively influence how Target chooses and presents the right product in the right place at the right price? If so, you will have success on one of our dynamic teams.

As SR Manufacturing Sourcing Analyst, your primary responsibilities will include:

· Factory Relationship management

o manage factory relationships

o Work proactively with factory partners to manage issues.

o Provide ongoing training to factories (eg Ethics, SOVE)

o Partner with factory to collect information (trend, capacity and capabilities) during cycle development.

· Factory vetting, onboarding

o Vet factories (capabilities, standards etc) , and conduct new factory onboarding

· Delivery management

o Validate Factory Capacity and Capability, ensure Production Readiness, Manage Timing & Action and Production Oversight with Factory partners

o Partner with inventory management to ensure one cohesive voice to factory partners on purchase plans and delivery priorities.

o Partner with factory, inventory management and logistics on delivery flow to optimize guest availability

o Collaborate with vendors, factories and inventory management on vendor/factory recovery path and lead resolution conversations and action plans to elevate factory on time ship and fill rate performance and ensure timely deliveries aligned to Target priorities.

· Facility Performance management

o Establish and run routines for Factory Performance mgmt. and supporting insight and analysis processes around key KPIs (On Time Ship, Fill Rates, RSS, quality)

o Ensure successful tracking and management of Target Forward / SBT goals at the factory level.

· Lean Manufacturing & Value Engineering -

o Work across factory network for elevating lean manufacturing and value engineering and automation.

· Supply Chain efficiencies - partner with GSCL to drive mutual supply chain efficiencies and effectiveness.

Core responsibilities of this job are described within this job description. Job duties may change at any time due to business needs.

About you:
• Four-year college degree or equivalent experiences (Manufacturing experience preferred)
• 2-4 years of relevant work experience
• Demonstrated experience in strategic & cross-functional leadership, planning and execution
• Leading and problem solving in ambiguous, nuanced business environment

• Respect, appreciate and value diverse voices and approaches
• Experience driving results across multiple, varied categories of business
• Ability to work in a fast paced, high growth environment and multi-task
• Ability to build and leverage strong cross-organizational relationships
• Strong analytical and quantitative skills
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• Ability to travel 50%

**A virtual based work arrangement is strictly prohibited for candidates residing in the following 16 states: AL, AR, DE, FL, IN, IA, LA, MD, MS, MO, NC, OK, PA, SC, TN, VA. If you are hired and are working remotely from one of the states listed above you may be subject to corrective action up to and including termination. (edited)

This position may be considered for a Remote or Hybrid work arrangement based on Target's needs. A Hybrid work arrangement means the team members core role will be a blend of virtual and onsite at a Target location. A Remote work arrangement means the team member works full-time from home or an alternate location that's not a Target location, does not have a desk at their primary HQ work location and may travel to HQ up to 4 times a year. Work duties cannot be performed outside of the country of the primary work location, unless otherwise prescribed by Target. The salary range is :(min) USD - (max) USD. Pay is based on several factors which may include, but are not limited to education, work experience, certifications, labor markets, etc. In addition to your salary, Target cares about and invests in you as a team member, so that you can take care of yourself and your family. Find competitive benefits from financial and education to well-being and beyond at

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Target will provide reasonable accommodations (such as a qualified sign language interpreter or other personal assistance) with the application process upon your request as required to comply with applicable laws. If you have a disability and require assistance in this application process, please visit your nearest Target store or Distribution Center or reach out to Guest Services at 1-800-440-0680 for additional information.


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