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 Decision Support Analyst- 12 month Contract
Job Posting Category: Experienced Professionals (1+ years)
Career Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Industry: Packaged Goods
Job Category: Analyst
Years Experience: 2-4 Years
Job Type: Contract
Contract Length: 1 year
Posting Date: February 12, 2018
Job Location:
25 Sheppard Ave W
North York, ON
M2N 6S

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Job Description

Good Food, Good Life is the very essence of Nestlé. This philosophy can be traced back to our beginnings. The Nestlé Company was founded in 1867 by Henri Nestlé, who developed the first milk-based baby formula. Today, over a century later, we are recognized as the world’s largest Food and Beverage Company employing around 280,000 people and have factories or operations in almost every country in the world. Nestlé Canada has a wide variety of food, beverage and nutrition products to help you and your family live happier and healthier lives including: Gerber and Good Start, Nescafé, KitKat, Smarties, Aero, Delissio, Häagen-Dazs, Boost, Purina, and Nestlé Waters. Nestlé Canada supports your personal growth with a people-focused culture and a flexible and diverse working environment. Find out why, There is more to Life at Nestlé…

The incumbent will be responsible for implementing new Decision Support capabilities to Physical Logistics (Transportation and Warehousing) and Customer Service to enable pro-active business decisions and actions to improve business Key Performance Indicators.

Major Responsibilities

  • Leverage Decision Support (DS) tools and Business Analytics (interpret data, draw conclusions and make decisions) to drive faster decisions and better results.
  • Develop and implement new DS visual analytics capabilities for Customer Facing Supply chain, Supplier facing supply chain and Supply Chain teams.
  • Support ad-hoc requests to address day-to-day Operations issues and opportunities.
  • Apply Nestlé Continuous Excellence (NCE) Lean Office methodology to identify cost savings and efficiency opportunities and support Special Projects implementations.
  • Pro-actively communicate and increase user awareness on new DS capabilities through bulletins, one-stop-shop through intranet, Go-Live communication and Operational Leadership Team presentation.
  • Increase user competencies on solution roll-outs through scenario based training, help clinics, and creation of standard reports.
  • Perform and document script testing and data validation. Share key findings during the design and build stage.


  • Completion of a University Degree in Business Administration or Management Information System or other related field is required.
  • Minimum 2-3 years of Decision Support (Business Analytics) business experience.
  • Advanced Microsoft office skills, including Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
  • Experience using Excel Visual Basic, SQL.
  • Experience using SAP, QlikView, Business Objects (Webi, AFO), an asset.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Results focused with a strong service orientation, organizational and planning skills.
  • A results and detail-oriented professional, with exceptional verbal communication and strong analytical skills.
  • An assertive, well-organized self-starter with demonstrated customer service skills.
  • Must be comfortable working in a demanding, fast-paced, time-sensitive environment.
  • Will require travel to various Nestle sites within GTA.

Please note; Education Verification, Reference Checks and Criminal Background Checks will be administered on suitably qualified candidates.

If you believe you have the profile we are looking for and you want to make your mark in the World’s Largest Food and Beverage Company, we look forward to hearing from you!

Nestlé is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. If you are selected to participate in the recruitment process, please inform Human Resources of any accommodations you may require. Nestlé will work with you in an effort to ensure that you are able to fully participate in the process.

We thank you for your interest in this opportunity; however only those

individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.

The closing date for this position is March 3, 2018.


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