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Corteva Agriscience Supply Chain Analyst in Johnston, Iowa

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Local Community & The Role:

We care about you and we care that you're comfortable. While there's no place like home, Corteva comes close.

At Corteva Agriscience, you will help us grow what’s next. No matter what your role, you will be part of a team that is building the future of agriculture – solving the world’s food problems through innovation, technology, and putting people first. We are looking for a Supply Chain Analyst – Soybeans & Wheat to join our innovative Seed Production Supply Chain Department. This role will report to Steph, who is fun, relaxed, and incredibly knowledgeable about varietal crops at Corteva. Your six peers of Planners and Analysts form a cohesive and supportive team in serving the business with efficient supply chain plans to execute on and #GrowWhatMatters. You will be working with numerous stakeholders at our varietal crop plants so you get to support an awesome, expanded team of leaders. If you love efficiency and collaboration in supply chain, then this is the opportunity for you. We have a culture of inclusion and value diversity of experience and skills, so we welcome candidates with supply chain experience from various industries to apply. So don’t waste another minute, apply today!

This role is strategically located at our Seed Production headquarters in Johnston, IA. Our Johnston, Iowa campus is home to 2,500 employees whose mission is simple – to feed the world. While our employees are busy working to solve world hunger and ensure environmental sustainability, we’re taking care of them by offering convenience and comfort during the workday with an onsite fitness center, coffee shop and top-notch cafeteria touting a grill, deli, fresh salad bar and a variety of healthy menu options. Need some fresh air during your work day? Take advantage of our beautiful, tree-lined walking trails or relax by the pond. We also offer countless opportunities to connect with your colleagues through community volunteerism, sports teams and parties, and holiday events. Did we mention you’ll be working in state-of-the art buildings with the latest technology with colleagues from all over the world? Join us in bringing food into homes around the world, while we make you feel at home while you’re at work.

Responsibilities – What You Will Do:

How will you help us grow? It matters to us, and it matters to you!

  • Support production locations with managing packaging production schedules and balancing production demand with available capacity.

  • Lead and participate on innovative teams to enhance business processes to support supply chain effectiveness.

  • Ensure demand is fulfilled based on priorities to meet current segment targets or quarterly objectives.

  • Consider options to optimize asset utilization and make decisions regarding what supply to utilize to fulfill demand.

  • Monitor KPI’s to measure performance toward objectives.

  • Assist with training production locations on systems and scheduling processes, manage Management System work instructions, and ensure SAP system is updated to support SPSC processes.

  • Gain an understanding of other planning processes such as tag formatting / printing requirements, production scheduling optimization, maintaining outside seed requests for research/testing and direct material planning.

  • Evaluate available supply, demand and PSO outputs to create production runs to provide visibility of needs for conditioning, packaging and treating to production locations.

  • Utilize reporting and inventory/data analysis tools to facilitate better decision-making & product tracking.

  • Develop process improvements related to scheduling and quality/inventory characterization functions to improve supply chain effectiveness.

  • Participate on and/or lead cross functional teams to drive integration and process improvement.

  • Assist production locations with managing priorities and production schedules and calendars.

  • Validate data integrity of SAP, CTM, PSO and applicable systems daily and to accommodate changes to business processes.

  • Provide direction, support and training to production locations and 3rd party contract conditioners on production and system needs.

Qualifications

Requirements – Who You Are:

What expertise have you grown? What do you bring to the table?

  • You have a Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain, Logistics, Business, Agriculture, or similar field of study.

  • You have You have 3-5 years of experience in Supply Chain, Business Analysis, Analytics, Business or other similarly related field.

  • You have incredibly strong computer skills, including working knowledge or ability to learn Excel, Access and SAP (or other Enterprise Resource Planning software) systems.

  • Strong communication skills and ability to multitask

  • You enjoy working collaboratively with a diverse mix of stakeholders and have the demonstrated ability to interact and work closely with peers in a team environment.

  • You are a natural leader and, as such, have the proven ability to influence without authority.

Preferences:

  • You have experience supporting Supply Chain/Logistics needs in the agriculture industry.

  • You have 5+ years of production or supply chain experience.

Benefits:

Let’s peek at how you can grow your wellbeing, health, and future at Corteva!

  • Strike a better work-life balance with robust time off benefits including paid maternity, paternal and family illness leave.

  • Prepare for your future with our competitive retirement savings plan, tuition reimbursement program, and more.

  • Enjoy access to health benefits for you and your family on your first day of employment.

  • And much, much more!

Ready to grow your perspectives, impact and career? Start by applying to this opportunity today!

Corteva Agriscience ™, the world's first dedicated agriculture start-up, serves to enrich the lives of those who produce and those who consume, ensuring progress for generations to come. Our employees fulfill this purpose everyday by building/participating in an inclusive culture where we encourage each other to stay curious, think differently, act boldly and do what's right for our customers, our co-workers, our partners and our planet. With over 20,000 team members from 130 countries, innovating in 140 world class R&D facilities, we have the resources, leadership heritage and partner ecosystem to make a meaningful impact now and into the future.

#GrowWhatMatters

Corteva Agriscience, the agriculture division of DowDuPont, is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability or any other protected class. If you need a reasonable accommodation to search or apply for a position, please visit: Accessibility Page for Contact Information For US Applicants: See the 'Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law' poster For our U.S. Affirmative Action Policy, click here

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