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Shaw Industries Inc Sourcing Analyst in Ringgold, Georgia

Job Title

Sourcing Analyst

Position Overview

Global Sourcing is strategic and fast at providing sourcing solutions that create a competitive advantage. We do this by focusing on speed to market and facilitating team-based decision-making.

The Sourcing Analyst reports to the Business Intelligence & Insights Manager. This position is 100% remote with preferred 3 hour proximity to the Dalton, GA area.

The Sourcing Analyst demonstrates creative thinking and a passion for analytics by organizing data from disparate systems and formats into insights to solve business problems. This position works with cross-functional teams in a fast-paced and dynamic environment. This position supports the business and sourcing strategy by providing key analytics that may be utilized for ongoing supplier management, supplier development, logistics, pricing, vendor qualification, and other purposes.

Responsibilities

  • Align with Sourcing to drive meaningful product cost analysis and accelerate sourcing business decisions.

  • Develop what if/should cost analyses using product cost drivers such as raw materials, supplier, country, currency, tariffs, and other economic indicators to provide recommendations on complex best cost options

  • Drive solutions for supplier performance reporting, analysis, and decision-making for the Sourcing team.

  • Leverage technology to provide different views of the data and highlight notable trends/activity, provide insight, and make recommendations for action.

  • Maintain pricing quotes and proposals as a reference source in cost analysis.

  • Participate in projects and initiatives involving cross-functional teams targeted at improving Sourcing.

  • Develop and utilize business acumen to tie the business need to data requests.

  • Continue to learn new technical skills and tools to adapt to dynamic working environments.

  • Collaborates with IS/IT to ensure that systems are properly updated

  • Competencies:

  • Deliver Compelling Communication

  • Demonstrate Good Judgment

  • Build Customer Satisfaction

  • Initiate Action

  • Learn Continuously

Requirements:

  • 4 year degree in Supply Chain, Business, Finance, Logistics, Inventory, Engineering, or Technology OR GED/Diploma and a minimum of 2 years relevant experience

  • Familiarity with or ability to learn solutions utilizing analytics tools/languages such as SQL, Qlik, Tableau, Business Objects

  • Ability to create and run reports, link reports and data sets, and present report summaries and findings in a consumer-friendly manner.

  • Business acumen

Work Shift

8 hour, day shift

Shaw is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to providing a workplace free of discrimination, harassment, and retaliation. It is our policy to recruit, hire, train, and promote individuals in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, gender identity, or any other legally protected status.

As we continue to monitor the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus), we might determine the need to postpone in-person interviews to ensure the health and safety of our associates, candidates, and the community. In this case, we can accommodate with a phone or video interview, and will schedule an in-person interview for a later date. The method by which you interview does not impact your standing as a candidate for this position.

Shaw Industries Group, Inc. is more than a flooring company – we are 22,000 people united in our vision of creating a better future for our customers, for our people, for our community and for our company. We provide carpet, resilient, hardwood, tile & stone, laminate, synthetic turf and other specialty items for residential and commercial markets worldwide. We meet diverse customer needs through an expansive portfolio of brands, including: Anderson Tuftex, COREtec, Patcraft, Philadelphia Commercial, Shaw Contract, Shaw Floors, Shaw Hospitality, Shaw Sports Turf, Southwest Greens, USFloors and more.

Headquartered in Dalton, Georgia, Shaw is a wholly owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway with nearly $6 billion in annual revenue and representation throughout the U.S., as well as in Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, France, Great Britain, India, Mexico, Scotland, Singapore and the United Arab Emirates. For more information about our company brands, operations and community involvement, visit www.shawinc.com.

If you need any additional assistance or accommodation or have questions, please contact us at shaw.recruiting@shawinc.com

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