Logistics Operations Analyst

Parity Professionals
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Logistics Operations Analyst with experience of Logistics and Supply Chain Management agreements background required for rapidly growing organisation within the Gas Industry based in Coventry on a permanent basis.

As the Logistics Operations Analyst , your job purpose will be to:

  • Support the management of a range of contractual agreements for the supply chain within my client.
  • Analyse operational, performance and commercial indicators.
  • Identify potential opportunities for process, commercial, operational and service optimization.
  • Supporting strategic and tactical priorities to ensure 3PL and other contracts provide a safe, reliable and efficient operation.
  • Assists implementing complex solutions and programs in the management and influence of external customer.

Your daily duties will consist of:

  • Measure contract performance with Strong financial/commercial analytical skills with experience in multiple techniques.
  • Develop service requirements and supply arrangements with and through key business partners and stakeholder groups.
  • Generate reports, charts and graphs to determine/indicate contract performance.
  • Contribute to all key strategic and commercial decisions, plans, budgeting and forecasting (where specified). To help drive business performance ensuring all financial, operational and safety aspects are considered.
  • Perform cost analysis reviews, identifying and monitoring cost saving opportunities across both the direct and indirect cost base driving internal and external cost reductions.
  • Support definition and further development of KPIs and monitoring of supplier contract and commercial performance (tracking, reporting, influencing behaviours).
  • Develop thorough understanding of complete service portfolio, customers and stakeholders. Ensuring adherence to agreed service model and the complex relationships. Ensuring adherence to contract principles.
  • Support project proposals to effectively communicate content and context of solutions to the customer and internal stakeholders.
  • Support auditing of contractors reporting, process compliance, service and safe systems of work.
  • Ensure key service levels/KPI's are maintained at a high level to maximize my client's productivity.

Expertise and background required for this role is:

  • Knowledge of cost modeling tools, techniques and principles.
  • Breadth and depth of contract management knowledge, including understanding key commercial, regulatory and economic drivers for driving greater value from contractual arrangements.
  • Experience working with and understanding KPI's and other management data and the ability to analyse and summarize key messages.
  • Relationship management experience delivering operational, commercial and safety value into supply chain.
  • Experience with assurance processes in a commercial and operational environment, ensuring that risks are appropriately mitigated.
  • Experience in both decision making in commercial and/or process roles that have positively impacted on business performance.
  • Capable to work in projects and team membership/leadership. The individual will be able to demonstrate knowledge and use of recognized project management techniques to manage/lead projects.
  • Track record of building and enhancing business relationships with key internal and external interfaces. Experience with challenging stakeholder relationships an advantage.
  • Experience in evaluating supplier capabilities.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Understanding of Health and Safety legislation requirements and its impact on operational activities.

Successful candidates will be contacted immediately.

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