Supply Chain Analyst III gathers and analyzes data to develop insights used for the optimization of the organization's supply chain operations. Identifies underperforming areas in the supply chain by analyzing costs, capacity, and demand patterns. Being a Supply Chain Analyst III continuously reviews the movement of materials and other supply chain processes to identify sources of problems and to develop suggestions for solutions. Prepares reports or dashboards to provide reliable activity data to stakeholders. Additionally, Supply Chain Analyst III monitors suppliers for contract compliance. May assist in the negotiation of contracts or service arrangements. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Supply Chain Analyst III work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. To be a Supply Chain Analyst III typically requires 4 -7 years of related experience.