Manager, Supply Chain Analytics - Phoenix, AZ - Advance Auto Parts

Date de Publication: 12/3/2021

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This role can be filled anywhere Nationwide

The Manager, Supply Chain Analytics is responsible for developing reporting process and analyzing supply chain performance. The successful candidate will understand and interpret data, enabling supply chain decision making to improve efficiencies and reduce costs. He/she will provide decision support and counsel by collecting, analyzing and interpreting data, to support the overall strategic and operating plans of Advance Auto Parts and its supply chain. This candidate is also accountable for leading a team of analysts that creates analytics and reporting to support cross-functional teams. The candidate will be an excellent collaborator with our partners in DC Operations, Inventory Planning, Transportation, Finance, Merchandising, and Sales, as well as a critical thinker and great communicator (both written and verbal). Data-driven decision-making, team management & development, effective communication, and technical skillset are key to this role.  


  • Lead and manage team of analysts 

  • Create, publish, and monitor relevant supply chain metrics and reporting to provide data visibility and support business needs, highlighting areas of risk with solution options 

  • Develop and manage initiatives and solutions to drive improvements in data and metrics visibility across the supply chain and AAP’s end-to-end business. Optimize data flow. 

  • Be the primary partner for cross-functional stakeholders to understand key business metrics and definitions 

  • Demonstrate expertise and guide functional groups to ensure reporting requirements are identified, designed, and distributed appropriately, highlighting and interpreting issues, trends, and variances within the data 

  • Champion business data strategies with a central source of truth that drives multi-platform content as well as accountability across the organization 

  • Provide root cause analysis to support decision-making by effectively communicating and translating data and results into business insights and actions 

  • Effectively share clear, concise, accurate information that caters to the levels of detail needed by recipients 

  • Respond to ad hoc requests from other departments  

  • Continuously work to create efficiencies and improvements within reporting, procedures, scheduling processes 

  • Create documentation / Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) for all process work 


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

  • Ability to lead and develop high-performing team including workload management 

  • Strong technical skill in R or Python, and SQL, Power BI, Microsoft Excel 

  • Experience with reporting solutions and data mining in relational databases 

  • Experience in combining data from various sources together to produce cross-functional analytics 

  • Strong analytical skills in assessing business processes, systems, and information flows, as well as compiling and assessing data 

  • Understanding of key supply chain metrics and their drivers 

  • Knowledge of supply chain and/or planning, inventory, DC operations, and transportation 

  • Effective communication and collaboration with all levels of the organization 

  • Strong written and oral communication and presentation skills, including facilitation skills and influencing skills 

  • Customer-oriented focus and ability to work in cross-functional teams 

  • Ability to resolve high profile issues 

  • Ability to operate in a complex, rapidly changing environment while adhering to schedules 

  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects simultaneously ensuring timely and accurate completion of each; outcome-focused and experienced in project management as a means to plan, track, communicate progress and ensure on time delivery of projects. 

  • Some travel (< 10%; North America) 


Bachelor’s degree in Statistics, Data Analytics, Supply Chain Management, Logistics, Engineering, Mathematics, Business, or related area 


  • 5-8 years of experience in analytics (supply chain or retail preferred) 

  • 1-2 years of experience managing and developing teams