NORTHWESTERN ENERGY Storekeeper/Materials Logistics Analyst in BUTTE, Montana

Req. #2618. Northwestern Energy is looking for a Storekeeper/Materials Logistics Analyst - Butte, MT. The Storekeeper/ Analyst--Materials Logistics will assist the materials management group in supporting all aspects of material planning for various internal customers utilizing inventory reporting, forecasting and computer operating programs. GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS: Demonstrate and maintain a good safety record. Bachelor's degree in Business, Supply Chain, or related field or equivalent experience. Knowledge of inventory procedures, warehouse safety, knowledge of electric and gas materials. Computer skills are essential, SAP operating system knowledge preferred. Possess record-keeping, filing and organizational skills. Excellent communication skills are essential. Excellent internal and external customer skills are essential.DESCRIPTION OF ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: All NorthWestern Energy employees are required to adhere to company safety standards and the Code of Business Conduct & Ethics. Ensure all actions are consistent with NorthWestern Energy's values, mission, and strategic business objectives. Conducts supply chain analysis. Identifies and recommends opportunities for improving efficiency, effectiveness and capabilities of the supply chain. Develops and implements supply chain process improvements. Materials Planning/Scheduling ? Determines material requirements and coordinates the efficient movement of materials with purchasing, operations and engineering. Materials Standards - Represent warehouse/purchasing in all applicable materials standards committees. Review and approve Materials Master requests in coordination with standards approval. Materials Management ? Compiles data on order volume, production schedules and forecasts and applies statistical methods to estimate future materials requirements. Interact with materials suppliers on key materials requirements. Maintain and create reporting on a monthly, quarterly, yearly and as needed basis for a variety of internal customers. Perform materials forecasting for critical material needs in conjunction with Purchasing, Operations and Construction. Assist in monitoring special materials tracking requirements. Perform ordering as required. Perform a variety of materials management tasks to assist Storekeepers and Manager of Materials Logistics Support and back up the Butte Division and System Storekeeper and other areas as needed. Supervise assigned functional areas such as gas transmission and relay/communications stores. Assist Storekeepers in optimizing warehouse organization and material stocking levels. Travel may be required to other Northwestern Energy warehouses. Safely perform individual lifts of parts, equipment, and supplies weighing up to 50 pounds from floor to chest level.WAGES: $42,300 to $93,800. BENEFITS: Yes. DAYS/HOURS: Vary.