Supply Chain Analyst

at GAF in Arkadelphia, Arkansas, United States

Job Description

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Job Description:


The Siplast Corporate Supply Chain Analyst will analyze data and utilize it to predict and improve the company’s delivery of products and services to its customers. The analyst will work to ensure the organization’s supply chain needs run smoothly and efficiently to ensure maximum profitability.

The Siplast Corporate Supply Chain Analyst will use data to support their recommendations for optimizing the methods within the company in terms of production, supplies, and transportation. This role will report to the Siplast Director of Supply Chain Distribution Management.


+ Be the contact point for many large purchases made from outside of the company for projects

+ Assess a company’s processes and inventory, then use that data to improve efficiency and reduce costs

+ Monitor and collect data on current operations, including scheduling, sourcing, warehousing, production, and delivery

+ Gather data on each step within the supply chain, using it to recommend changes to reduce costs

+ Research vendors and seek to negotiate best-price contracts to increase business revenue

+ Investigate pain points within the process and develop solutions to resolve conflicts and inefficiencies

+ Negotiate with vendors and carriers to secure best pricing and ensure contract compliance

+ Create performance reports for management to review

+ Communicate with other departments within the organization to identify efficiency issues, develop solutions, and implement changes

+ Maintain a friendly and professional relationship with Sales team, Customer Service, Product management, Plant Operation, Plant Production Planner and Supply Chain Logistics team while promoting company initiatives and values

General knowledge/skills

+ Must possess strong organizational and problem-solving abilities as well as effective written and vocal communication skills.

+ Must be able to prioritize, work independently or in a collaborative atmosphere, and multitask.

+ Must be an excellent leader with a solid grasp of warehouse operations.

+ Basic knowledge of DOT, Warehouse GMP, and other relevant regulatory processes is highly recommended.

+ Must have good written and verbal communication skills and organizational and problem-solving skills.

+ Develops solutions to a variety of problems of moderate scope and complexity. Refers to policies and practices for guidance.

+ Quantitative analysis expertise


+ Must be able to climb stairs. Frequent sitting, walking and standing, and occasional climbing stooping kneeling and crouching.

+ Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

+ Oral and auditory capacity enables interpersonal communication as well as communication through automated devices such as the telephone.

+ Frequent use of eye, hand, and finger coordination enabling the use of office machinery

Education Requirements

+ Bachelor’s degree in business management, operations, logistics, or a similar field.

+ 1 or more years working in project management.

Preferred Requirements

+ Supply chain management certification is preferred

We believe our employees are our greatest resource. We offer competitive salary, benefits, 401k, and vacation packages for all full time permanent positions. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and GAF, Standard Logistics, SGI, and Siplast are proud to be affirmative action employers. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, or Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know. If applying for positions in the U.S., must be eligible to work in the U.S. without need for employer sponsored visa (work permit).

With 130+ years in the industry, GAF is the leading roofing manufacturer in North America. As a member of the Standard Industries family of companies, we are also part of the largest roofing and waterproofing business in the world.

Our communities help give our work meaning and the products we manufacture help protect what matters most. The shingles help to shelter the families living in the homes in our towns. The TPO helps protect what is under that hospital’s roof. In addition to quality products, we make sure they are installed by quality craftsmen and women. The full GAF portfolio of solutions is supported by an extensive national network of factory-certified contractors.

GAF continues to be the leader in quality and offers comprehensive warranty protection on its products and systems. Our success is driven by a commitment to empowering our people to deliver advanced quality and purposeful innovation and the desire to protect what matters most. ?

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Job Posting: JC228630508

Posted On: Nov 16, 2022

Updated On: Jan 31, 2023

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