PDS Tech Inc Logistics Analyst in Saint Louis, Missouri
Direct Hire: (M-F 8 to 5)
Location: Saint Louis, MO 63106
Provides data entry and analysis support for company North American operation primarily in DevEx, JDE and TraceGains. Responsible for the governance of raw material, packaging, services and reaction chemical data, address book and item master in DevEx, Tracegains and in company JD Edwards system, with abilities to create multifunctional dashboards to drive warehouse KPI’s.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
Write and maintain COGNOS and PowerBi reports and dashboards.
Work with Supply Chain to pull data for performance analysis to generate process/financial improvements.
Analyze data to identify trends, patterns, and anomalies.
Use SQL, Oracle, Python or other programing languages to prepare and present data in a way that is visually appealing and simple for clients to navigate and comprehend.
Responsible for entry of finished goods, raw material, customer and vendor data in appropriate systems. Including but not limited to TraceGains, DevEx and JD Edwards.
Maintain contact with manufacturing sites to ensure consistent application of finished goods and raw material data.
Support Master Data Manager in changes and mass data updates for items, finished goods, and raw materials,
Validate changes in customers, vendors, and related items.
Identify potential improvement opportunities and subsequent communication with local process owners or management.
Provide backup assistance for data clean-up.
Responsible for data accuracy, data integrity checks and assuring consistent master data administration processes and improvements within company entities.
Create and maintain master data and business unit level data as required.
Verify and approve all mass uploads of manufacturing, customer, and vendor data at manufacturing sites.
Manage approval for routing changes and completion of master data views with business owners.
Make daily decisions concerning master data elements and the application of business rules, policy, and strategy.
Responsible for assuring consistent master data administration processes.
Update and maintain needed DevEx and JDE training and SOP documentation.
Analyze company operations, including performance and productivity data, error rates and their root causes.
Independently interpret results using a variety of techniques, ranging from simple data analysis to complex data mining.
Analyze reports to identify distribution operational issues.
Conduct ad hoc analyses on various departments and branches.
Design, develop, implement, and maintain business solutions to improve performance.
Other duties as required.
Education & Experience:
Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain or Computer Science. In lieu of degree 5 years relevant work experience required.
Minimum one to three years of related experience in data analysis, report creation, validation, and maintenance.
Expert proficiency in Microsoft Excel required.
SQL/ COGNOS 1 year experience preferred.
Tableau / PowerBi 1 year experience preferred.
JDE experience preferred.
Knowledge of TraceGains and Devex preferred.
Skills & Abilities:
Ability to communicate clearly with employees at all levels throughout the organization, strong problem-solving skills required.
Strong organizational skills with outstanding attention to detail.
Has demonstrated project management skills, and the ability to prioritize.
Understanding of performance measures and their impact on the organization.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.