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Jr. Supply Chain/BI Analyst

Date: Sep 23, 2021

Location: Nashville, TN, US, 37228

Company: A. O. Smith Corporation

Company / Location Information

Water technology is one of the fastest-growing industries in the world. As a leading global water technology company, A. O. Smith Corporation (NYSE: AOS) is at the center of the trend. We are a $3 billion company with over 140 years of history and 15,000+ employees. Our emphasis is on hot water and clean water; we are one of the world’s largest manufacturers of residential and commercial water heating equipment as well as a supplier of water purification products in a number of emerging countries.

With manufacturing operations in the United States, Canada, Mexico, China, India, and Europe, we have the reach to serve customers worldwide.

A.O. Smith is committed to continuous improvement and maintaining a culture that values and respects our employees.  Recognized by The Tennessean as one of the top Nashville area Workplaces, we have programs in place to help our team members achieve their potential. When you join our team, you will receive rewards and recognition for your contributions, training and professional development opportunities, as well as a variety of benefits to support you and your family's health, well-being, and financial future. If you are inspired to learn, take risks, and succeed as a team, you can build an amazing career at A. O. Smith.

This role is located in our modern Nashville Metro Center office, located just minutes from downtown with easy interstate access and free parking. Position is contract to hire with the option for medical coverage. 

Primary Function

A. O. Smith is looking for a driven individual to join our team and support the optimization of our end-to-end supply chain processes. You will be responsible for working collaboratively within a cross-functional team to leverage analytics to help ensure the right long-term forecast models are identified, developed, and deployed. This unique role will provide you with the opportunity to demonstrate and grow your problem solving and technical capabilities while learning about A. O. Smith end-to-end business processes and go-to market strategy.

To be successful in this role you will need to have an analytical mindset, possess a natural curiosity, and have a passion for technology. You will be part of a team that is focused on forecast optimization. The work that you perform and the outcomes you deliver will have a tangible impact on how we operate as an organization and our ability to succeed and grow in the rapidly changing digital landscape.


  • Provide detailed analysis of forecast consumption at the SKU level across multiple manufacturing facilities in North America
  • Work effectively with numerous cross-functional process areas across the A. O. Smith Supply Chain, including IT, Demand Planning, Procurement, Finance, Transportation, and Manufacturing, to delivery highly effective, integrated solutions.
  • Support the development of key content for leadership discussions, including S&OP Reviews.
  • Continuous improvement of systems, tools, and processes in support of network optimization efforts.
  • Document solutions and create quick reference guides as appropriate to accompany analyses.
  • Provide training on developed analyses to support effective business implementation and adoption.


  • A natural curiosity and love of learning
  • Experience in the design and creation of SQL statements
  • Knowledgeable of standard analytics components such as charts, graphs, tables
  • Demonstrated analytical skills with a strong attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills to allow for effective collaboration with the business
  • Familiarity with SAP source table preferred but not required
  • Experience with Supply chain network optimization modelling tools preferred but not required
  • Proficient in Excel, Word, and PowerPoint



Bachelor's Degree in Related Field or Business Management

We Offer

We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Competitive compensation and benefits will be offered as part of this role.

Nearest Major Market: Nashville

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