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Supply Chain Business Analyst

Supply Chain Business Analyst

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    Pharmaceutical Industry

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    Next Generation

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    9 months ago

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Ready to move into your next role as a Supply Chain Business Analyst? If you are an eager professional who wants to take the next step working at a multi-national Pharmaceutical organisation with several global operations, then keep reading!

This is a full-time permanent job based in Dublin .

What will you do in this job?

  1. Data Analysis and Reporting:
    • Collect, analyze, and interpret supply chain data to identify trends, opportunities, and areas for improvement.
    • Generate regular reports and dashboards to provide insights into key performance indicators (KPIs) such as inventory levels, demand forecasting accuracy, and supplier performance.
  2. Demand Forecasting:
    • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to develop accurate demand forecasts for various product lines.
    • Monitor demand patterns and adjust forecasts as necessary to optimize inventory levels.
  3. Inventory Management:
    • Work closely with the inventory management team to ensure optimal stock levels while minimizing carrying costs.
    • Implement strategies for reducing excess and obsolete inventory.
  4. Supplier Performance Analysis:
    • Evaluate supplier performance metrics and work with procurement teams to enhance supplier relationships and performance.
    • Identify potential risks and develop mitigation plans for supply chain disruptions.
  5. Process Improvement:
    • Identify inefficiencies in supply chain processes and recommend improvements.
    • Collaborate with stakeholders to implement process enhancements and track their impact.
  6. Cross-functional Collaboration:
    • Work closely with teams across the organization, including procurement, manufacturing, logistics, and sales, to align supply chain strategies with business goals.
  7. Technology Utilization:
    • Utilize supply chain management software and analytics tools to streamline processes and enhance decision-making.


  • Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain Management, Business, Data Analysis, IT or a related field.
  • Proven experience as a Supply Chain Business Analyst in a related industry.
  • Strong analytical and data interpretation skills.
  • Proficiency in data analysis tools such as Microsoft Excel, SQL, SAP and data visualization tools.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.
  • Knowledge of supply chain best practices and industry trends.
  • Detail-oriented with a strong ability to multitask and meet deadlines.

The Next Step for you:

Interested in this role? Please send your CV to CHLOE DONEGAN at Next Generation Recruitment by clicking on the Apply button!

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