Analyst, Nat'l Supply Chain- Lenexa, KS req55043 in Lenexa, KS at Quest Diagnostics

Date Posted: 11/18/2020

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Analyst, Nat'l Supply Chain- Lenexa, Kansas - M-F

Look for more than answers. Patients and Physicians rely on our
diagnostic testing, information and services to help them make better healthcare decisions. These are often serious decisions with far reaching consequences, and require
sensitivity, tact and a clear dedication to service. It’s about
providing clarity and hope. 

You will work for the world leader in the industry, with a career where you can expand your skills and knowledge. You’ll have a role where you can act with professionalism, you can inspire colleagues, and you can care about the work we do and the people we serve. 

At Quest, we are on a continuous journey of discovery and
development. It’s this attitude that has made us an industry
leader and the #1 Diagnostic Lab in the US. For those joining us,
we offer exciting and fast moving career opportunities where you can affect change at a rate unheard of in many
organizations of our size and scope. While we invest in and
develop technology to drive our innovations, our ongoing
success relies on our people. 


The primary responsibility of the National Supply Chain Analyst support the Regional Client Supply Fulfillment network ensuring a continuity of supply Quest Diagnostics Client while assisting in the development of an efficient world class fulfillment network. The National Supply Chain Analyst will regularly review and understand network capacity requirements and capabilities to ensure that client demands are met. The National Supply Chain Analyst is accountable for identifying shortcomings, engineering improvement solutions and implementing them across the network.


•           Conduct detailed analysis of fulfillment center operating processes to identify improvement opportunities for cost savings and efficiencies across the network.

•           Support the implementation of tools to enable the fulfillment network to improvement performance and service levels to industry leading levels.

•           Lead project teams assigned to resolve supply shortages and operational performance failures.

•           Manage cost and service metrics and key performance indicator (KPI) reports for client supply fulfillment team.

•           Conduct detailed item planning and forecasting for regional client supply centers. Manage and enhance stocking parameter methodology.

•           Perform analysis of large data sets and recommend adjustments to inventory positions and stocking levels.

•           Support standardization projects for collection supplies across enterprise.

•           Development of standard work processes including operational, inventory and ordering guides.

•           Communicates clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing. Ability to lead project teams and improvement activities.

•           Manage new item change management process.

•           Coordinate acquisition of client supplies with Corporate Procurement Operations Center.


•           This candidate will have a minimum of a Bachelor's degree with a focus in Supply Chain/Logistics, Business, or Technical field.

•           This candidate will have a minimum of 3 years of business experience and minimum of 1 to 2 years of direct Supply Chain experience.

•           Strong Microsoft Office experience.

•           Strong analytical skills and the ability to work with large amounts of data.

•           Willingness and ability to travel.

Preferred Qualification/Abilities

•           Six Sigma Greenbelt Training/Certification is preferred.

•           Experience with statistical analysis and forecasting programs is preferred.

•           This candidate will have the ability to manage multiple projects and tasks.

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