Supply Chain Analyst at a Financial Advisory Company – The People Practice

  • Full Time
  • Lagos

Website The People Practice

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The People Practice – Our client, a Financial Advisory firm with a focus on managing start-ups and medium scale enterprises, is recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Supply Chain Analyst

Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time


Supply Chain Analyst at a Financial Advisory Company – The People Practice


Job Description

  • Our client is looking to hire a Supply Chain Analyst who will be responsible for optimizing and managing the company’s supply chain processes, ensuring efficient and cost-effective operations while maintaining high product quality and customer satisfaction.
  • The Supply Chain Analyst will manage data analysis, demand forecasting, inventory management, supplier relations, and process improvement among others thus ensuring meeting the company’sbusiness objectives.


  • Data Analysis: Analyzing supply chain data to identify trends, inefficiencies, and opportunities for improvement.
  • Forecasting: Predicting demand, inventory needs, and supply chain performance to ensure efficient operations.
  • Inventory Management: Maintaining optimal inventory levels to prevent overstock or stockouts while minimizing carrying costs.
  • Supplier Relationship Management: Developing and managing relationships with suppliers to ensure on-time deliveries and quality products.
  • Logistics Coordination: Coordinating the transportation and distribution of goods, including selecting carriers and optimizing routes.
  • Cost Optimization: Identifying cost-saving opportunities within the supply chain, such as reducing transportation costs or improving sourcing strategies.
  • Process Improvement: Continuously improving supply chain processes to enhance efficiency and reduce waste.
  • Risk Management: Identifying and mitigating supply chain risks, such as disruptions due to natural disasters or geopolitical events.
  • Reporting and Documentation: Generating reports and maintaining records to track supply chain performance and compliance with regulations.
  • Software Utilization: Utilizing supply chain management software and tools for data analysis, planning, and execution.
  • Cross-functional Collaboration: Collaborating with various departments, including procurement, production, and sales, to ensure a seamless supply chain.
  • Sustainability Initiatives: Promoting environmentally sustainable practices within the supply chain.


  • Degree in Supply Chain Management, Logistics, or a related field.
  • 4 – 7 years of proven experience in supply chain analysis or a related role.
  • High-level understanding of all aspects of supply chain processes(e.g. inventory planning, warehouse management)
  • Proficiency in data mining, reporting and analysis tools and supply chain software.
  • Knowledge of supply chain best practices and industry trends.

Must have skills:

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong negotiation and vendor management skills
  • Attention to detail and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

Application Closing Date
12th December, 2023.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

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