Materials Analyst

Job Description

Employment :Contract
# of Openings :2
Classification :Logistics & Supply Chain Industry:Logistics & Supply Chain

Design Group Staffing is currently searching for Material Analyst to work a 12 months contract in Cold Lake for one of our large Oil and Gas Owner/Operator clients. Scope of Work: The successful candidate will be accountable for end-to-end materials management services to clients:  requisitioning, logistics coordination, receiving, storage, kitting/staging, and deliveries for maintenance jobs and repairs/returns and optimal material sourcing decisions Responsibilities: • Prioritize selection of materials on hand prior to new purchase (identify opportunities to consume and optimize inventory).  Leverage materials on hand across the site • Influence business line to select materials in kind on hand or from preferred vendors • Review work schedule and influence planners and execution team to manage down purchasing demand • Material analysis:  review material needs from planners, research material availability and locations expensed materials at site, expensed materials at different site, warehouse stock at site, warehouse stock at different site, and source materials from least cost location • Create purchase requisition if material needs to be purchased, driving procurement from approved vendors • Analyze material consumption trends and identify cost savings / optimization opportunities • Focus on cost control and minimizing volume/quality impacts to sites. • Troubleshoot P2P recycle issues related to materials purchasing and warehouse stock Master Data • Analyze SAP master data issues and identify improvement opportunities • SME for master data changes and improvements • Facilitate resolution of SAP data issues interfacing with Acquisitions, Global Inventory Management and the Business Line • Accountable for material optimization, consumption, and metrics • Support planners on Bill of Materials (BOM) creation and updates Skills/Knowledge Developed Pre-Requisites • Strong knowledge of Purchase to Pay, Business Line Planning and Scheduling, and warehouse operations processes • Strong knowledge of SAP material catalogs, search tools and requisitioning • General knowledge of how and where materials are used in the plant • Advanced time management and prioritization skills • Problem solving and analytical skills • Strong written and oral communication skills • Influencing with and without authority • Facilitation and coordination skills Interfaces • Business Line planners, schedulers, and field execution personnel • Buyers • Acquisitions/Contract Team • Inventory analysts • Vendors • Supply Chain Operations team, including warehouse services provider • Accounts Payable How to Apply  • All interested applicants should send their resume and cover letter in MS Word to the attention of Sameer Moddin at [Click Here to Email Your Resume] • We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those candidates chosen for an interview will be contacted. All other resumes will be retained for future consideration. • We encourage you to visit regularly as new and exciting employment opportunities become available every day! • Accommodations for job applicants with disabilities will be provided upon request during the recruitment, assessment, selection and placement process. • Alternate format available upon request. Keyword: Material; Analyst; Material; Flow; Inventory; Planning; Schedule;  Global management; ware house; Stock. DG110XP Apply URL: ERJOB_103428 Materials Analyst


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About Design Group Staffing

Design Group Staffing Inc. is one of the largest suppliers of contract, temporary and full-time professionals in Canada. Founded in 1976, our firm specializes in providing engineering, technical and technical sales roles in Construction, EPCM, Manufacturing, Mining, Oil & Gas and Architecture & Design, as well as specialist roles in Real Estate Development and Property Management across Canada. As Recruitment Specialists, we stand out by creating an exceptional experience for candidates and client companies. Our process allows us to get to know the best talent, understand their needs, and find matches that lead to success.

Design Group Staffing Inc. is ISO 9001 Certified and has been named one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies each year since 1999 and has held Platinum Status since 2005. Headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta, Design Group Staffing Inc. employs over 350 recruitment professionals who place thousands of quality candidates per year. With offices across Canada, we understand industry challenges that are unique to each region and offer both national reach and local knowledge.

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