Randstad Supply Chain Analyst in West Columbia, South Carolina

Supply Chain Analyst

job details:

  • location:West Columbia, SC

  • salary:$70,000 - $75,000 per year

  • date posted:Thursday, December 6, 2018

  • experience:Experienced

  • job type:Temp to Perm

  • industry:Management of Companies and Enterprises

  • reference:S_711529

  • questions:dominique.leftwich@randstadusa.com803-936-5946

job description

Supply Chain Analyst

Randstad is looking for a top notch Supply Chain Analyst for a growing electronic manufacture in West Columbia SC. In this position, you would be responsible for customer interfacing on strategic materials for key assigned accounts with this company.


  • Drives sourcing/pricing strategies in materials quotations.

  • Presents materials value-add to customers or suppliers, and influence customer to use preferred suppliers.

  • Interfaces with customer or supplier in new project start-up, for cost of ownership issues.

  • Develops and leads implementation of flexibility and supply assurance plans.

  • Manages component cost/price on a local, regional and global basis.

  • Tracks materials financial performance, and initiate corrective actions when required.

  • Defines and implements pricing and costing strategies.

  • Coordinate sourcing strategies with Supply Management and Customers.

  • Develop an implement cost take down strategies.

  • Increase Vendor Managed Inventory, Reduced Lead-time and Electronic Data Interface penetration.

  • Ext.

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM


  • Experience negotiating and/or Job Experience; Commodity Knowledge; Able to be Primary contact with both Customer and Suppliers.

  • A background in electronics manufacturing and a thorough understanding of Original Equipment Manufacturing (OEM) product development process.

  • Thorough understanding of financial transactions and their affect to profit and loss statements and balance sheet accounts.

  • Candidate to be able to read and interpret drawings and schematics.Ability to make effective and persuasive speeches and presentations on controversial or complex topics to top management and Customers top management.

  • Ability to train/teach, develop and mentor others.






-Must have an understanding of cost accounting, electronic component markets, price trends and technologies. To perform the major job responsibilities,the use of the following tools may be required: Office Skills: telephones, data entry, office software to include, word processing, spreadsheets, presentation packages, ERP understanding including BOM structures, and other database systems.

-Must be able to calculate and understand figures and amounts such as Material Margin, True-Ups calculations, Currency conversions, discounts and the effect to material margin and balance sheet accounts.

  • Must have the ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.

  • Experience in Cost Reduction initiatives and Pricing/costing strategies definition/implementation.

Please forward a up to date version of your resume to dominique.leftwich@randstadusa..

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