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Procurement Manager/Business Analytics

Company: Mastech
Location: Chicago
Posted on: September 25, 2022

Job Description:

Job Description: Mastech Digital provides digital and mainstream technology staff as well as Digital Transformation Services for all American Corporations. We are currently seeking a Procurement Manager/Business Analytics for our client in the Food Services domain. We value our professionals, providing comprehensive benefits and the opportunity for growth. This is a Contract to Hire position, and the client is looking for someone to start immediately.Duration: 6+ Months Contract to HireLocation: Chicago, IL (Hybrid)Role: Procurement/Business AnalyticsPrimary Skills: Business Analytics, Industrial Engineering or Management Role Description: The Procurement Manager/Business Analytics must have at least 5+ years of experience. Primary ResponsibilitiesOptimization Platform Analytics----- - Owns the day-to-day operation of weekly planning analytics, utilizing the Quintiq Macro Planner application used for meat formulation and supply chain optimization----- - Provides recommendations on optimized weekly sourcing to procurement stakeholders----- - Monitors model inputs, outputs, and optimization settings for any discrepancies or causes of concern, raising them to the team for group resolution----- - Acts as an escalation point for system issues for internal users and resolves or communicates those through the appropriate channel for supportReporting and Analytics----- - Implements new analytics capabilities to combine Quintiq planning data with other company data sources to develop and enhance insights for business unit and operations leadership----- - Assists in driving the Meal Foundations and Coffee analytics strategy by soliciting visibility requests from the broader procurement organization, building a pipeline of projects based on priority and impact----- - Builds and continuously improves data visualization dashboards in Tableau, including establishing back end data pipelines and relational database models that improve data refresh efficiency----- - Automates existing reporting and operational processes to increase efficiency and team capacity----- - Owns the end-to-end process for price forecasting to use as an input for formulation optimizationQualifications Minimum:----- - Bachelor-----TMs degrees in Operations Research or related technical field (e.g., Industrial Engineering, Business Analytics, Management Information Systems, Computer Science) required, master-----TMs degree preferred----- - Intermediate to advanced knowledge of data science concepts (e.g., statistical inference, prediction and classification models), including prior experience developing and improving predictive models----- - Prior work extracting, cleaning, and enhancing business data from various sources (preferred e.g., SAP, Snowflake, Excel, Access)----- - Experience using functional and object-oriented programming languages for descriptive and predictive analytics (R required, Python a plus)----- - Experience building data visualization dashboards using disparate data sources (Tableau preferred)----- - Strong understanding of relational database models and ability to build, update, and extract data from SQL databases----- - Strong ability to translate data analysis into actionable insights and tell the story of how those insights impact the businessDesired:----- - Manufacturing knowledge/background in combination with the above----- - Prior experience developing and analyzing linear and mixed integer/linear programs----- - Experience with Quintiq Macro Planner----- - Experience automating business processes to increase efficiency using functional and object-oriented programming languages----- - 5+ years of industry experience in a business analytics, industrial engineering or management consulting type roleEducation: Bachelor-----TMs degree in Computer Science, Electrical/Electronic Engineering, Information Technology or another related field or Equivalent Experience: Minimum 5+ years of experienceRelocation: This position will not cover relocation expensesTravel: No Local Preferred: YesNote: Must be able to work on a W2 basisRecruiter Name: Akshum ChaudharyRecruiter Phone: 216.714.3815Equal Employment Opportunity Minimum Education Required: Bachelor Years of Experience Required: More than 5 years Expected Travel Time: None

Keywords: Mastech, Chicago , Procurement Manager/Business Analytics, Executive , Chicago, Illinois

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