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Graduate Development Program, Associate Analyst, Warehouse Management Apply Now

Job ID 14361 Location Whitinsville, Massachusetts Organization Supply Chain, Logistics and Transport Department Warehousing NE
About the Graduate Development Program

National Grid’s Graduate Development Program (GDP) is an in-depth training and development program for high achieving recent college graduates who aspire to take on future leadership roles in a dynamic, ever-changing industry. Graduates start their careers at National Grid with an in-depth 8-week Orientation which gives you exposure to all part of the company, allows you to network with your Graduate cohort, GDP alumni, and senior leaders, and provides you with the opportunity to travel throughout our service territory in the northeast US. National Grid is aiming for an in-person GDP experience for Summer 2021. However, we will continue to monitor the impacts of COVID-19 and will shift to a virtual program if necessary, in order to honor our commitment to our young talent pipeline.

Following Orientation, Graduates begin working in their hired position. Additionally, all Graduates will develop leadership skills through frequent development sessions and a Capstone Project at the completion of your first year with National Grid. You will meet amazing individuals, both within our organization and local communities and will be assigned a mentor who will provide guidance and insight to help you start and progress in your career.  

About the Position

To provide analytical support functions to all aspects of National Grid inventory management efforts relating to budgets, metrics, audits, process excellence, and inventory integrity.

Key Accountabilities

  • Work with management to draft, maintain, and publish all policies and procedures and ensure compliance across National Grid warehouse and sites.
  • Maintain and communicate the inventory management monthly and yearly budgets with leadership.
  • Aim to maximize benefits through optimized inventory levels, balancing risks and cost benefits or maximum efficiency or minimum cost.
  • Create as needed, update, and publish all metrics and repository.
  • Edit policies to be submit for approval, then maintain, and publish to all affected users and departments.
  • Assist in collating and analyzing work unit and/or financial data within one or multiple areas using pre-determined tools, methods and formats in order to support the department’s decision making process.
  • Execute instructions and requests, plan and organize resources and make appropriate arrangements to ensure that work is carried out efficiently and in line with relevant policies and processes.

Qualifications
  • Bachelor or Master’s degree from an accredited institution  

  • Graduated between May 2020 and June 2021 

  • Ability to begin the National Grid Graduate Program June 1, 2021 or June 21, 2021 

  • Valid driver’s license 

  • Proven leadership experience  

  • Demonstrated effective communication and interpersonal skills 

  • APICS or ISM certification highly desirable

  • Applicants for the Graduate Development Program must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States

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