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Logistics Support Analyst

Date: Jul 28, 2022

Location: Hesston, KS, US

Company: AGCO

Logistics Support Analyst

Who We Are Looking For

AGCO, a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of agricultural solutions, has an exciting career opportunity for a Logistics Support Analyst to join our team in Hesston, KS. The Logistics Support Analyst position is responsible for supporting the Materials team, idea generation and implementation of supply chain optimization actions including supplier performance and development, transportation, material flow and inventory optimization.  Also, the position will drive and support critical supply chain situations and optimization of costs, capacity utilization while meeting specifications/requirements from Materials, Logistics, Manufacturing, Purchasing, and Engineering.

What You Will Do

  • Support to development and implementation of standards for AGCOs materials management process landscape, supplier performance and infrastructure environment and tie into global strategies where possible
  • Establish and use of supply chain /materials performance metrics, define actions to improve targets on expected level and follow up with local site material managers
  • NA project lead and coordination point to establish and maintain performance metrics (materials cost and capacity related) of materials processes in NA in alignment with global standards
  • Maintain performance metrics within the Materials Management teams as well as the internal and external supply chain
  • Support the implementation of SAP ERP in Hesston, liaise with IT and local process owners to drive implementation of new processes in existing IT infrastructure such as SNC and APEX
  • Support Materials projects
  • Willing and able to travel (up to 10 %)

What You Will Bring

  • > 5 years of experience in international logistics supply chain preferably logistics planning, manufacturing engineering
  • Proficient English language skills (written and spoken) are a pre-requisite
  • Must be proficient in the use of Microsoft office suite software including Excel, Word and PowerPoint; MS Project experience is beneficial, but not required
  • Strong experience with SAP MM; PP, LES
  • University degree required; additional benefits with academic training in business, economics and/or engineering
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    A Plus If You Have

  •  Project management skills and experience in working across functions, multiple sites and cultures
  • Quantitative, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Knowledge of logistics planning tools (e.g. warehouse dimensioning, packaging software, CAD, etc.)
  • Has experience in analysis of transport costs, inventory carrying costs (financial, waste), handling costs, storage costs and packaging costs for different parts depending on sourcing area, etc.

What We Offer

GLOBAL DIVERSITY – Diversity means many things to us, different brands, cultures, nationalities, genders, generations – even variety in our roles. You make us unique!

ENTERPRISING SPIRIT- Every role adds value. We’re committed to helping you develop and grow to realize your potential.

POSITIVE IMPACT – Make it personal and help us feed the world.

INNOVATIVE TECHNOLOGIES - You can combine your love for technology with manufacturing excellence – and work alongside teams of people around the world who share your enthusiasm.

MAKE THE MOST OF YOU – Benefits include: health care and wellness plans, flexible and virtual work options (where available), 401(k) Savings Plan with company match, paid holidays and paid time off, flexible spending accounts, reimbursement for continuing education, company philanthropic programs, company perks programs, and much more…

Please note that this job posting is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of all required activities, duties, responsibilities or benefits and may change at any time with or without notice.

AGCO is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.


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