Job Position: Business Analytics Strategist
Job Location: Dallas, Texas
Required Education: Graduate Degree in Business Operations, Supply Chain Management, Management Science or Related Field
Job Type: Full Time, Employee
WCI Consulting, Inc. is currently looking for a qualified Business Analytics Strategist to join our team in Dallas.
Duties: Develop analytical solutions for clients to support operation and strategic planning. Formulate mathematical and simulation models of problems, relating to constants and variables, restrictions, alternatives, conflicting objectives, and their numerical parameters. Calculate various corporate KPIs such as lead time, inventory turnover rate and transportation cost, etc. to support planning and decision making in the supply chain management process (inventory/warehouse management, accounting, and procurement). Collaborate with senior managers and decision-makers to identify and solve a variety of problems and to clarify management objectives. Suggest potential solutions based on the understanding of the supply chain strategic process. Collect and analyze data, and develop decision support services and products. Apply key knowledge and concepts of supply chain management, work closely with supply chain managers/business analysts to understand the structure of business transaction data, and design data analytics solution that is aligned closely to business strategy goals. Develop supply optimal time, cost, and logistics networks for program evaluation, review, and implementation. Leverage Network Optimization Models to improve supply chain network efficiency. Develop data ETL (Extract, Transform and Load) jobs to help clients better manage their data. Utilize database management concepts, including data warehouse implementation, data normalization, and change data capture (CDC) concepts. Evaluate supply chain management, perform data analysis, and implement business solutions pertaining to the logistics of the flow of goods and services from the point of origin to the point of consumption. Evaluate key supply chain efficiency by calculating and analyzing data for lead time, in-transit time, and load time. Prepare management reports that define and evaluate problems and recommend solutions. Collaborate with others within the organization to ensure the successful implementation of chosen problem solutions. Study and analyze information about alternative courses of action to determine which plan will offer the best outcome.
Requirements: Master’s degree in Business Operations, Supply Chain Management, Management Science, or related field and 2 years of post-baccalaureate experience in the job offered or related occupation in supply chain management and business intelligence.
Experience must include:
- Two years of experience implementing Business Intelligence reporting solutions, including SAP Business Objects and Amazon Web Services.
- Two years of experience in ETL development, including SAP Data Services.
- Two years of experience in relational data modeling.
- Two years of experience in SQL.
- Two years of experience developing SAP Business Objects universe, reports, and dashboards.
- Strong written and verbal communication skills, with both technical and non-technical staff.
- Two years of experience in data and supply chain analytics.
- Two years of experience with client interfacing and the ability to translate business needs into technical requirements.
This position qualifies for an employee referral bonus. If you are a WCI Consulting, Inc. employee and would like to recommend someone for this position, please let us know. Check your Employee Handbook for more details!
To apply please contact one of our on-boarding specialists at firstname.lastname@example.org. We’re looking forward to hearing from you!