Job Number: 20014464

Location: Waukegan, IL

Date Posted: 6-17-2017

Job Title: Sr Analyst, Supply Chain Inventory/Purchasing

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What Inventory Mgmt contributes to Cardinal Health

Inventory Management is accountable for the design and execution of demand planning and customer forecasting systems, supply planning, product deployment and expediting processes and the development and implementation of a stocking optimization model to minimize costs and inventory while delivering on service requirements.

Accountabilities in this role

  • Responsible for the scheduled production of team reports and population of data to support Field Inventory tools.
  • Responsible for the ad hoc creation and communication of assigned customer analysis files.
  • Responsible to take a leadership role in the development of departmental tools designed to improve efficiencies in the operation of routine Field Inventory activities.
  • Support the successful utilization of LSS principles in the team process improvement activities.
  • Primary Trainer for Field Inventory Analyst and Coordinator positions.


  • Bachelor degree, or equivalent experience preferred
  • 3-5 years experience in Inventory Management related field
  • Must be Proficient in Microsoft Excel
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Access preferred.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Trainer Experience Preferred

What is expected of you and others at this level

  • Applies working knowledge in the application of concepts, principles, and technical capabilities to perform varied tasks
  • Works on projects of moderate scope and complexity
  • Identifies possbile solutions to a variety of technical problems and takes actions to resolve
  • Applies judgment within defined parameters
  • Receives general guidance may receive more detailed instruction on new projects
  • Work reviewed for sound reasoning and accuracy

Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

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Meet Mo

I enjoy playing an integral role in ensuring that our customers are receiving the right product in a timely and orderly fashion. I also like the friendly atmosphere at our facility and I appreciate the balance between work and personal time that Cardinal Health gives its employees.
Mo, Senior Associate, Shipping Control Coordinator