Business Intelligence & Analytics Manager

Indigo is a company dedicated to harnessing nature to help farmers sustainably feed the planet. With a vision of creating a world where farming is an economically desirable and accessible profession, Indigo works alongside its growers to apply natural approaches, conserve resources for future generations, and grow healthy food for all. Utilizing beneficial plant microbes to improve crop health and productivity, Indigo’s portfolio is focused on cotton, wheat, barley, corn, soybeans, and rice. The company, founded by Flagship Pioneering, is headquartered in Boston, MA, with additional offices in Memphis, TN, Research Triangle Park, NC, Sydney, Australia, Buenos Aires, Argentina, and São Paulo, Brazil.  www.indigoag.com

The Business Intelligence & Analytics Manager position will play a critical role for optimization, quantitative analysis and reporting activities to support Indigo logistics. The Business Intelligence & Analytics Manager will build and lead a team of Analysts, responsible for daily logistics & transportation execution reporting, master data and analysis to support scaling and improving Indigo’s deliveries to customers. This is an integral role using data and observation for reporting, identifying trends, and solution proposals to grow and improve logistics and distribution for Indigo growers and customers.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and present logistics KPI dashboard metrics
  • Develop custom reports and analytics as requested
  • Identify top 5 constraints for logistics performance and develop plan to manage
  • Establish key interval trending to support business and operations decisions
  • Work across internal & external teams to provide data as requested
  • Lead and manage projects and teams to support metrics, performance and automation initiatives for 2020
  • Develop a plan to automate manual processes for the Logistics team to support visibility & velocity improvements
  • Identify resource requirements for BI & Analytics to support the Indigo growth and logistics execution across all Indigo products
  • Lead and support master data maintenance processes for the Logistics organization
  • Train new team members and cross train existing team members monthly on new system enhancements and dashboard tools

 

Competencies:

  • Very Strong quantitative analysis skills
  • Proven problem solver
  • Able to multitask and identify root cause quickly
  • Proven team leadership and people management experience
  • Strong communication skills – translate & communicate complex data analytics to clear actionable events
  • Timeline event analysis for shipments
  • Led analytics teams and improvements in high volume / high characteristic supply chain & distribution models
  • Naturally curious
  • Experience with EDI implementations
  • Knowledge of Truck/ Rail / Ocean logistics constraints and processes

 

Qualifications:

  • 5-10 yrs. of experience in logistics, analytics, operations research
  • Bachelor’s / Master of Science in technical field
  • Experience with domestic and international logistics and distribution models
  • 3-5 yrs. of direct line management experience
  • Based in Memphis, TN
  • Experience with Oracle ERP preferred
  • Experience with Supply Chain visibility tools such as Tableau, Looker, Google Studio
  • Strong Microsoft Office experience, especially Excel and Access
  • Working knowledge of SQL, data extraction, analysis tools
  • Experience with TMS, Oracle a plus

 

 

 


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