Senior Supply Chain Analyst – Refinery Planner
Bunge Limited (www.bunge.com, NYSE: BG) is a leading global agribusiness and food company operating in over 40 countries with approximately 32,000 employees. Bunge buys, sells, stores and transports oilseeds and grains to serve customers worldwide; processes oilseeds to make protein meal for animal feed; produces edible oil products for consumers and commercial customers in the food processing, industrial and artisanal bakery, confectionery, human nutrition and food service categories; produces sugar and ethanol from sugarcane; mills wheat, corn and rice to make ingredients used by food companies; and sells fertilizer in South America. Founded in 1818, the company is headquartered in White Plains, New York.The Supply Chain US Refinery Planner will be responsible for maximizing US based Refinery assets in order to minimize cost and increase efficiencies. This will be done through managing capacity utilization, railcar optimization, supply vs. demand analysis, and other strategic management processes. This position will report directly to the Supply Chain Manager. Essential functionsConduct complex and in-depth analysis of the US refinery position to ensure oil flow is optimized with the crush/seed strategies.Develop and maintain US Refinery plans and strategies to optimize cost, service, synergies, and inventory objectives and align key performance indicators to ensure successful execution of strategies.Manage process to drive improvement in domestic and North American KPI metrics.Manage process on Deodorization, Distillate, and Lecithin product portfolios.Collaborate with the Rail Fleet team to ensure that the North American fleet is aligned with refinery forecasts.Collaborate with key internal groups such as Sales, Customer Service, Transportation, Operations and other OVC function to understand key drivers that create inefficiencies within the US Refinery network.Manage prioritization of customers and orders in the event a prioritization is needed for the US Refinery networkWork collaboratively with the Canadian Refinery team in order to ensure North American strategies are optimized and obtainable.Understand the impact of future events such as (pricing, promotional events, new product launches, etc.) and the impact on the future supply needs.Lead medium to large continuous improvement projects which vary in complexity to establish or upgrade current processes in support of “best in class” supply chain management.Lead resolution process for any discrepancies between supply capabilities and expected demandBe an integral member of the IBP Supply process with specific focus on taking the US Refinery lead on communicating long term challenges or opportunities to key stakeholders.Manage daily Refinery Reporting (Capacity & Drag) and be responsible for managing solutions that balance order management with capacity.Manage weekly/monthly/quarterly reporting process to keep the business updated with impactful demand/supply chain variances. Qualifications/ Experience RequirementsBachelor’s degree in Supply Chain, Engineering, Statistics/Mathematics, Operations Research, Agriculture Economics, or related business discipline required. Advanced degree is a plus.Seven+ years related experience with a proven track record in supply chain value.Demonstrated understanding of supply chain and operational functions such as (demand planning, production planning, forecasting, truck and rail logistics, supply chain optimization processes, etc.)Proven, effective analytical skillsExceptional communication skillsStrong MS Excel, Word, and PowerPoint skills as well as experience with reporting tools such as Tableau and BWAbility to work collaboratively across multiple functions and departments within the organizationAbility to work effectively under time constraints and multi taskAbility to work with ambiguityMotivated self-starter who is organized, efficient and team- orientedBunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or military or veteran status, or any other legally protected status. Bunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities/Women/Veterans/DisabledApply for this job.