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7-Eleven Lead Supply Chain Analyst, Network Planning in Irving, Texas

Overview

Who we are

  • 7-Eleven is a Fortune #179 company and one of the world’s most recognized brands and one of America’s top convenience retailer serving 64M customers every day from 68,000 stores across 18+ countries, as well as online, generating $54+ B in revenue.

  • Across the US and Canada alone, in addition to online, we serve customers from 10,000+ stores and growing.

  • Our goal is to grow to 100,000 stores across the globe by our 100thanniversary in 2027, and double store count in North America from 10,000 to 20,000 stores, in addition to growing our digital footprint.

  • Behind the customer experience, is a complex, multifaceted organization that relies on innovative, effective supply chain management and distribution to make sure the right products make it to the right stores at the right time.

  • 7-Eleven is looking for strong leaders and operational experts to join our Supply Chain & Distribution Center Management Team.

  • You will bring a managerial drive with operational savvy to inspire your team and achieve exceptional results.

  • You will leverage technology and a culture of continual innovation to optimize our supply chain network.

  • You will play an important role at one of America's leading convenience retailers, and benefit from a dynamic company culture where success is rewarded.

Responsibilities

General Description:

  • The Sr. Supply Chain Analyst will support advanced financial analysis, be a liaison to merchandising and operations support, and focus on driving improvements to supply chain performance.

  • The analyst will provide sales forecasts for new and promotional items in order to optimize inventory levels.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Manage performance, reporting & analytics initiatives.

  • Monitor weekly & monthly performance management initiatives.

  • Serve as team lead & supervisor for other analysts that track metrics.

  • Review weekly & monthly reports on financials performance of logistics partners - provide insights and corrective actions.

  • Communicate performance objectives & progress to managers & leaders within SEI.

  • Provide detailed insights on key analytics & reports in order to drive improvements through the supply chain.

  • Understand trends of key business indicators and determine actions required to improve the underlying business drivers.

  • Responsible for supporting and acting on Supply chain, demand chain & logistics related reporting & analytics.

  • Help define targets and benchmarks for departmental metrics.

  • Keep up with Industry best practices & benchmarks in order to help improve metrics, analytics & insights.

  • Manage and Control Supply Chain financial Reporting.

  • Have the ability to pull data, review financial performance, and recommend improvements.

  • Identify and Implement Controls to better control costs and identify performance issues.

  • Ensure all documentation for reporting & analytics processes are current.

  • Serve as a SME for SEI analytics systems.

  • Offer leadership to other analysts on training & creating other internal experts.

  • Manage Analytics, Metrics, & Forecasting.

  • Support special cross-functional projects for performance improvements.

  • Manage third parties vendors, consultants to help accomplish objectives related to improvements.

  • Provide forecasts for new and promotional items in parternship with merchandising.

  • Monitor sales and inventory levels of new and promotional items to ensure fill rate objectives are met.

  • Lead effective problem solving and continuous improvement projects.

  • Provide thought leadership on Forecasting functions and improvements.

  • Manage distribution fee analytics and assign fees for items.

  • Work with merchandising to understand cost impact.

  • Assign items to the appropriate supply chain channel to store.

  • Identify and communicate the appropriate cost structure.

  • Manage small to meduim sized analytics projects within the Logistics and Demand Chain department.

  • Support efforts to roll out new technologies & analytics tools to help improve Logistics processes.

Qualifications

  • Education: Bachelors/4 Yr Degree

  • Experience: 5 to 10 Yrs, Supply Chain, Forecasting, Financial Management.

  • Experience with performance management, benchmarking, Supply Chain management & logistics.

  • Experience with contract management is preferred.

  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Excel, working knowledge of Powerpoint/Access, effective communication skills; VBA experience preferred.

  • Strong analytical skills, interpersonal skills, project management skills, leadership & advanced communication.

ID2019-61867

CategoryBusiness Transformation & Demand Chain

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