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Supply Chain Analyst -2019 Summer Intern in Raleigh, NC at Advance Auto Parts

Date Posted: 12/4/2018

Career Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Raleigh, NC
  • Career Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    12/4/2018

Career Description

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class:

Supply Chain Analyst- 2019 Summer Intern

Location – Raleigh, NC

Schedule – 40 hours a week, Monday – Friday // May 27 – Aug. 2, 2019

 

Summary 

This position is responsible for providing complex analysis of information, problems and/or data of moderate scope, where analyses are multivariable.  Assist in driving change by analyzing large data sets and creating reports that support day to day business operations as well as informing current or proposed business solutions.  Provide decision support and counsel by collecting, analyzing data, interpreting data, and forecasting business trends to support the overall strategic and operating plans of Advance Auto Parts.

 

General Job Responsibilities
Performs moderately complex analysis of information, problems, and/or data under general supervision

Tracks, monitors, and measures benefits of implemented solutions for complex multivariable issues

Develops, analyzes and disseminates weekly, periodic, and quarterly reports

Perform return on investment (ROI) analysis to determine viability and priority of pending supply chain projects.

Provide root/cause  analysis to support decision-making by effectively communicating and translating the results into business insights and actions.

Provide direction for project personnel to ensure the project progresses on schedule and within the prescribed budget.

Confer and cooperate with all levels of operating management in formulating and developing detailed analytical analyses to support projects, day to day operations, and trends 
 

 

Career Requirements

Summer 2019 Rising Junior or Senior

Knowledge of distribution and transportation processes.

Strong Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, AS/400 and PeopleSoft skills

Experience with statistical tools a plus

Strong analytical and organizational skills

Ability to work with and apply mathematical concepts to practical situations such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry

Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals or technical procedures

Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.