Intern Supply Chain Analytics
Cleveland, OH 
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Posted 8 days ago
Job/Internship Description

Summary:

Our Supply Chain Intern reports to the Senior Data Scientist, Supply Chain Center of Excellence (CoE) and is responsible for supporting and take a leading role for supply chain analytics-based initiatives globally for Fortune Brands Global Plumbing Group (GPG) that will help create a competitively advantaged supply chain. The internship role directly supports the strategy to employ advanced analytics in Global Supply Chain. Collectively, these activities will create value by improving customer experience, costs, and inventory productivity along with building capabilities to enable growth.

We are the #1 Faucet Brand in North America with world-wide brand recognition. As part of Fortune Brands Global Plumbing Group (GPG) we are recognized as the industry leader. Our internship program gives students the opportunity to build on their academic skills and gain valuable hands on experience in a global business. We offer year round internships where students are able to work part-time during the academic year and full-time during the summer.

Job Description:

Essential Job Functions / Responsibilities

  • Support and take a leading role for analytics-based initiatives for a wide range of opportunities (e.g., demand forecasting). Conduct end-to-end analysis that includes gathering data, engaging stakeholders, gaining insights, developing solutions, and presenting recommendations.
  • Support initiatives to elevate Supply Chain's advanced analytics capabilities including the support of advanced analytics teaching and coaching for Supply Chain Associates to significantly increase organizational expertise.
  • Apply creative thinking to large, complex data sets to create value for GPG and its customers. Help to solve difficult, non-routine analysis problems applying advanced analytical methods as needed.
  • Support ad-hoc statistical analysis and insight reporting for various initiatives
  • Support the external benchmarking of best practices (e.g., presentation, publications, competitions) through analytics industry associations (e.g., INFORMS, POMS, APICS).

Qualifications

  • Candidate must be a current student pursuing a Master's Degree or Ph.D. in Computer Science, Industrial Engineering, Operations Research, Management Science, Statistics or a quantitative field of study.
  • Hands-on academic and/or practical experience using scripting (e.g., R, JSL, Python) is required.
  • Experience performing data mining, manipulating large-scale data, and visualizing data (e.g., JMP, Tableau, Qlik, R, Python) is preferred.
  • Supply chain and/or operations experience is preferred.
  • Skillful in collaborating and communicating with people of various technical and business backgrounds.
  • Ideal student will work part-time hours during the academic year and full-time in their off semesters


FBHS is an equal opportunity employer. FBHS evaluates qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, disability/handicap status or any other legally protected characteristic.

FBHS is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or interview process, please send an email to heidi.merrier@fbhs.com or call 847-484-4587 and let us know the nature of your request along with your contact information.

 

Position Summary
Company
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Type
Full or Part Time
Period of Employment
Open
Type of Compensation
Paid
College Credits Earned
No
Tuition Assistance
No
Required Student Status
Open
Preferred Majors
Other
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