Production & Data Analyst

Job title : Production & Data Analyst
Location : Melbourne
Job type : Contract or Temp
Job reference : 1176169
Company profile 
Our client is a highly regarded manufacturing business with products sure to be found in every Australian home. Positioned in an unrivaled market leading position they are seeking to again, take their business to the next level. With a commitment to bringing dynamic people into the organisation this promises to be an excellent opportunity for an experienced data analyst to join them in a business-critical role based in the Northern Suburbs of Melbourne.

The Role
Working closely with the Production Manager, you will play a pivotal role in becoming the single point of contact or "source of truth" with respect to critical production and output data information and analysis. Your key responsibilities will also require you to: 
  • Data Cleansing- to ensure that all inventory data is accurately maintained in the business ERP system;
  • Inventory data quality improvementsand helping to resolve data quality problems;
  • Monitoring key data records to support business decision making as well as highlighting areas which require immediate attention;
  • Producing key business reports,interpreting data and analysing results.
  • Apply statistical knowledge and data modelling to provide current & high quality information and reports that initiate process improvements.
  • Structure, manage & extract data from multiple applications to
    • Analyse and report on production data.
    • Analyse and report on spoilage data.
    • Analyse and report on production statistics.
    • Analyse and report on serial number data.
    • Analyse and report on banknote processing volumes and quality.
    • Confirm job reconciliation status.
  • Develop strategies to improve and enhance data analysis and reporting.
  • Create, analyse, and maintain various databases as per customer requirements (internal/deliverable).
  • Initiate, participate in, implement & lead process improvement activities.
  • Assess and analyse reporting systems and software; recommend changes to systems; and implement new systems.
  • Monitor and administer departmental efficiency assessing tool – eView.
  • Assist/lead with discrepancy investigations.
  • Mentor/lead peers within Operations on data interrogation and reporting
  • Provide financial reports & analysis on departmental performance
  • Ensure sound and effective working relationships between Finishing and all other NPA departments.
  • Other duties as required by the company.
Skills and Experience
To be considered for this role, we are seeking experienced candidates who live/breathe and get excited about all things data related. Working knowledge and a high level of proficiency with SQL is a must as is experience with Excel/Access. Prior experience with MS Dynamics AX will also be advantageous. Given the exposure of this role to various management teams within the organisation strong presentation, reporting and communication skills (written and oral) is a must. 

*Please note - this is NOT an IT focused role.

How to Apply
To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Jason Tran on 0426 265 677 quoting Ref No. 1176169