STRATEGIC SOURCING ANALYST
Cavendish Agri Services supports farmers in growing healthy and productive crops. We have 13 manufacturing / retail locations throughout Atlantic Canada and Maine.
Our primary products include fertilizers, crop protectants and technical expertise.
Reporting to the Purchasing Manager, the Strategic Sourcing Analyst will be a result’s driven, self-starting individual who thrives on analytics and reporting.
The successful candidate will be responsible for gathering and analyzing market intelligence, managing and implementing programs and ensuring required goods are available.
Successful candidate will possess the following qualifications :
Post-secondary education in Business
Experience with Microsoft Office, Cognos and JD Edwards
Adapts well to a fast paced, dynamic work environment
Excellent time management and communications skills
A self-starter who demonstrates initiative for continuous improvement
Ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects
Key responsibilities :
Category management, communication and reporting
Analyze, review and forecast inventories and future needs
Investigate vendor discrepancies and seek resolution
Liaise with internal stakeholders to ensure accurate and thorough communication
Analyze spend data and cost trends to identify opportunities
Monitor and ensure appropriate site inventory levels
Monitor and report on inventory obsolescence