Production Analyst
SUNSET Produce - Livonia, MI

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The Production Analyst is responsible for the analysis and maintenance of production inventory controls, procedures and systems to achieve accurate financial inventory information. This is accomplished through a comprehensive analysis of inventory transactions to identify problems, recommend solutions and drive implementation of improved practices, tools and policies.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Generate routine and ad-hoc reporting and analysis to assist in evaluating production performance and resolving issues
  • Support cross functional production performance review between involved departments.
  • Prepare data and analysis, to ensure that inventory performance strategies are being executed and planned.
  • Propose product level forecasts through analysis of sales history, key events and statistical models.
  • Identify unproductive inventory in order to optimize inventory productivity and turn.
  • Identify unproductive production line practices and provide suggestions for improvement
  • Write and maintain processes and procedures for production inventory
  • Conduct routine and non-routine analyses of in-process materials
  • Interpret test results, compare them to established specifications and control limits, and make recommendations on appropriateness of data for release
  • Perform visual inspections of finished products
  • Complete documentation needed to support testing procedures
  • Participate in out-of-specification and failure investigations and recommend corrective actions.
  • Investigate or report questionable data.
  • Communicate Effectively, across, up, and down the organization
  • Data Mining, Data Visualization, and Data Reporting while adhering to strict Data Quality Principles
  • Report and Reconcile Standard Cost to Actual Variances

  • Bachelor’s degree and 2 to 4 years of relevant experience.
  • Experience analyzing production processes
  • Understanding of the supply chain process
  • Strong analytical and decision making skills
  • Basic Data Mining Experience
  • Excellent communication (both written and verbal) and listening skills
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and organize daily activities to finish work required within agreed upon commitments and deadlines
  • Advanced Excel skills, including Data Visualization Skills
  • Navision Software Experience a plus
  • Standard Cost Experience and Variance Analysis a plus
  • Able to work Independently, and Highly Motivated

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Sunset Produce is a family owned partnership between the Robert & Duane Munn families. Today, in its fourth generation, the partners are...