The Home Depot DC Operations Planning Analyst Full Time in Calgary, AB

The Home Depot

Branch Calgary AB CA

DC Operations Planning Analyst
Calgary, AB

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to leading peers on projects, effective communication to teams and leaders, reviewing and understanding…

Operations Planning Analysts are responsible for leading small to medium subsets of larger projects and initiatives and individual processes that bring value to The Home Depot. They must possess a high level of analytical ability to distinguish multiple components of a problem and develop conclusions using quantitative skills. Key responsibilities include but are not limited to leading peers on projects, effective communication to teams and leaders, reviewing and understanding capacity/supply chain operational data, and identifying trends in the retail and supply chain industry. A successful Operations Planning Analyst will possess and demonstrate strong leadership skills, analytical ability and communication.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Create and analyze holding and throughput capacity metrics in Canadian DC Network
  • Develops capacity reports that help drive operational decisions
  • Evaluate existing reporting and analytic tools, document deficiencies and new requirements
  • Validate that reporting and data analysis tools meet documented business requirements
  • Provide subject matter expertise in the areas of reporting, data analysis and data models
  • Build Capacity Model to predict bottle necks and capacity breaches
  • Build product specific forecasts for seasonal assortments, special buys and other projects.
  • Performs data management through a combination of data mining, data modeling, data analysis, problem analysis; while executing day to day processes related to area of responsibility.
  • Present and communicate reporting related information and learning content
  • Facilitate communication with business stakeholders regarding status and reporting related initiatives
  • Supports the business through ad-hoc queries, and maintains reports from a variety of resources as specific to department or organizational needs

Experience & Knowledge Required:

  • Bachelor degree or equivalent degree in a field of study (e.g. Industrial Engineering) related to the positions would be considered an asset
  • 1 – 2 years’ experience
  • Experience with Six Sigma or other Process Improvement Methodology
  • Proficient in: Microsoft Office Suite including Access, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, Visual Basic, SQL, Word and Visio.
  • Clarifies and resolves complex business issues by breaking them down into meaningful components to determine root cause and redesigning internal and external business processes.
  • Writes, speaks, and presents clearly and succinctly across a variety of communication settings and adjusts communication style to the audience by translating and articulating technical concepts to non-technical groups.
  • Demonstrates originality and imagination in thinking while developing a solution to a problem.
  • Utilizes fundamental concepts of finance to manage budgets, forecast costs, and provide information to account for the financial impact of decision-making.
  • Adapts to and embraces change with composure, resilience, and perseverance in the face of constraints, high pressure, and adverse situations.
  • Ability to work on a rotating schedule including occasional week-ends.

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Calgary, AB, CA
Posted on: 2016-09-22
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