Data Analyst

Posted 07 February 2024
Location Houston, United States of America
Job type Contract

Job Description

Data Analyst

Location: Houston, TX

  • Owning business process development, improvement, optimization, and sustainability for assigned Commercial functions and stakeholders
  • Execute exception reports, perform root cause analysis to enhance the monitoring of Global supply chain and transportation logistics process improvements
  • Provide daily support to cross-functional Logistics Transparency Program teams
  • Enhance and generate performance analytics and metrics such as target comparisons and or benchmarking, perform analysis, carrier performance, rail maintenance, truck retains, runout and overfills
  • Assist with special projects or business improvement opportunities as needed
  • Developing and executing business improvement plan that aligns with business needs and priorities for assigned Global Supply Chain business or functions
  • Identifying and promoting best practices
  • Supporting and promoting the sustainability of project benefits by establishing appropriate business metrics and ownership for process and sub-processes
  • Collaborating with IT to execute SAP system changes to improve transportation logistics needs and process improvements
  • Owning system functionality enhancement
  • Building consensus and momentum with global business process owners to advance process improvements
  • Communicating work status to program SME and ensuring alignment
  • Balance time commitments, deliverables, and strategic vs tactical priorities
  • Application of subject matter expertise within the logistics systems, processes, functions, performance tools and interconnectivity to drive business performance improvements

  • Legally authorized to work in the job posting country
  • Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain, MIS, or business-related field
  • 5-10 years of relevant experience
  • High Proficiency Power BI
  • Working knowledge of SAP
  • High Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, Access, Word, & PowerPoint)
  • Attention to detail, strong organizational skills
  • Able to adapt and learn quickly
  • Business aptitude to understand Commercial Logistics and Operations
  • Business aptitude to understand Commercial Supply Chain and Transportation Operations as well as business integration points across the value chain
  • Ability to interact effectively with many stakeholders across one or multiple functional areas
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, ensuring common understanding
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills to support business focused analysis and decisions
  • Operate effectively in a dynamic work environment
  • Ability to adjust to varying and/ or unexpected changing conditions and shift priorities with minimal direction
  • Self-starter with the ability to recommend changes to improve processes resulting in greater efficiency in the position and the organization
  • Strong influencing and conflict management skills