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Supply Chain Analyst

Date: Nov 22, 2022

Location: Jackson, MN, US

Company: AGCO


The Supply Chain Analyst assists with execution of the production system through tactical support of the planning team and improvement of current processes and/or tools. This position will report directly to the Material Planning Manager


  • Responsible for minimizing obsolete inventory
  • Responsible for dispositioning non-current inventory
  • Support phase-in date management of Engineering changes
  • Manage SNC (Supplier Network Collaboration) alignment and synchronization
  • Drives the development, implementation and/or improvement of planning tools and processes to improve the performance of the Planning Team.

 Systems Knowledge

  • Use of tools for analysis, data mining, statistics, spreadsheet calculation, etc.
  • Use of ERP system (i.e., SAP, SNC, MES)

Internal collaborator/ Supplier Management

  • Develop and maintain material planning assumptions in conjunction with purchasing, planning, manufacturing operations, logistics/warehousing and commercial teams, including safety stocks, lead times, order quantities, campaign, supplier delivery performance or production strategy, batch yields and cycle times.
  • Report on excess items and slow-moving inventory to the parties concerned.
  • Measure, analyze and report key process metrics, and monitor adherence to key performance indicators (KPIs).
  • Strong interaction with local logistics management

Process improver/ core

  • Improve and upgrade material planning systems and reporting.
  • Analyze supplier performance, inventories to determine how to increase inventory turns, reduce waste or optimize customer service.

Analytical thinking and problem solving

  • Data gathering.
  • Develop creative solutions to complex problems.
  • Able to identify and understand most options/alternatives for a situation
  • Can translate requirements into actions
  • Fact-based problem-solving skills

Written and oral communication

  • Clearly communicate results of analysis in verbal and written format.
  • Aligning message to audience.
  • Able to work independently and interact with local teams intercultural
  • Negotiate with external suppliers driving a solution to guarantee a constant the materials flow
  • Capable of communicating to different levels in the organization.


  • Working with teams of people with disparate opinions and agendas.
  • Focusing team on results while balancing trade-offs of different stakeholders.

Interpersonal skills

  • Supply Chain Analyst must be able to function with excellent oral, aural and written skills in their native language and English as a minimum.  The focus here is on interaction with intercultural team’s cross-functional and cross-brand


  • Minimum of two to four (2-4) years hands on work experience using SAP or equivalent MRP systems in a manufacturing environment required
  • Must be proficient in the use of Microsoft office suite software including Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
  • Experience with SAP, SNC, and MES is preferred


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