Position Listing #19-2

Supply Chain Analyst

Orscheln Farm and Home Office

Moberly, MO



The Supply Chain Analyst is responsible for monitoring and analyzing the inventory / Supply Chain for Stores and the Distribution Center. This individual will monitor Supplier and DC performance, and provide measurements to be used by the Buying and Supply Chain staff.  The Analyst will work in conjunction with the Inventory Planning Manager and Re-buyers on various initiatives and projects on Supply Chain and Inventory. Reports to the Inventory Planning Manager.



  • Pro-actively monitor orders, inventory levels, and occurrences which could indicate a supply chain issue and work with the Re-Buyer to correct before it is a service/stocking level issue.
  • Analyze performance of the minimum stocking levels that are set in relationship to the effects of inventory and sales. Then make decisions regarding adjustments.
  • Analyze parameters being used to set replenishment and inventory levels for the DC and adjust accordingly.
  • Develop DC Service Level reporting and DC/Store In-Stock reporting.
  • Analyze items to decide the most cost effective DC Ship Quantities and work with appropriate departments to implement those changes.
  • Review and monitor item forecast and supplier lead time accuracy, causal promo lift impact, promo item outages, DC/Store seasonal item inventory levels, and alert key departments of any concerns.
  • Review item/location level forecasts for accuracy.
  • Review/Report Supplier performance metrics such as on-time, accuracy, and fill rate.
  • Evaluate threshold parameters for alerts in forecasting (RDF) and replenishment optimization (RO).



  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Experience using Data Loading Tools, Wizards, and Analysis Software
  • Strong analytical and problem resolution skill set
  • Effective communication skills
  • Enjoy being part of a team while working independently as well
  • Enjoy working on a diverse set of projects and tasks
  • Specific attention to detail
  • Highly Self Motivated and able to work with minimal supervision

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