WHAT TO EXPECT:
The newly forming Supply Chain Reporting & Insights Team is responsible for providing analytics and actionable insight to the Supply Chain Planning team, in the context of the wider Industrial Operations Function. This Reporting & Insights team will seek to support the relevant supply chain, purchasing and manufacturing teams in determining supply chain best practise and optimise issues such as inventory turn & dwell (sub-component, tier 1 & finished vehicle) at each of the stages along the E2E supply chain to maximise supply performance to meet current demand. The focus of the team is to work with all teams to provide a holistic journey both in terms of providing the analytics to help set rules to optimise the plan, make & buy value creation stage but also guide on the reporting technology required to support this. This opportunity is for a newly created Manager role within the newly forming Supply Chain Reporting & Insights team.
KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Working with the Reporting Data Manager you will be responsible for defining the strategic Supply Chain reporting data architecture and associated data sources to enable the creation of a ‘single source of truth' for key Corporate and Commercial scorecards. You will be responsible for E2E report generation, data cascade and insight sharing across all Supply Chain teams, assuming responsibilit for existing reports and ensure high service levels are achieved and maintained. Working closely with the Digital Data Office & Supply Chain Data champions you'll help to leverage the corporate resources and embed relevant analytics.
You will develop and optimise new dashboards and insights, ensuring deliverables meet strategic objectives of the area, with clear prioritisation logic and project managment; and you will be able to influence key stakeholders to show the value of creating and delivering reports that are succinct, relevant and easy to digest, with a focus on simplifying complexity to deliver dynamic and highly visual performance dashboards
As a manager you will oversee cross-functional teams and technology supplier partners where required to deliver solutions which fit with our strategic data landscape.
WHAT YOU'LL NEED:
To be successful in this role you will need to be someone who is able to apply analytical rigour to drive operational plans, sometimes with urgency in ambiguous situations. Ideally you will be a strong communicator with the ability to influence multiple key stakeholders. Ideally you will have experience of managing technical teams; someone with an understanding of end-to-end supply chain processes and their functioning in day-to-day would be an advantage
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND EXEPRIENCE:
* Strong academic background with track record of delivering benefits from exploiting data assets
* Clear examples of problem-solving skills
* Advanced level of SQL and excellent knowledge of Google Big Query
* Knowledge of GCP IAM administration and UI knowledge
* Experience of building ETL and data pipelines using orchestration tools
* Experience in managing version control of code and associated tools eg GITHUB
* Excellent experience of Tableau and SAP Business Objects (incl. Information Design Tool)
* Good knowledge of Datawarehouse concepts
* Other useful tools include knowledge of: JIRA, RStudio, Python
* Sprint Agile Methodolgy experience would be at an advantage.