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Posted: Monday, January 15, 2018 2:49 AM

Job Description:/h3:
Business Analyst
BLOX is creating the tools to convert a resistant Architecture Engineering and Construction Industry into a smart and efficient machine. For those motivated to play a part in that change, this is an exciting time to join. In short, BLOX takes the most complicated parts of a hospital : headwalls, surgery ceilings, MEP racks, Central Energy Plants, exam rooms, bathrooms, etc. : designs them so that they can be removed from conventional construction, manufactures them as modules, and transports and inserts them into the construction process to yield higher quality buildings that open significantly faster than those conventionally constructed. BLOX is both service and product that includes architecture, engineering, manufacturing, logistics and construction.
Our system flows seamlessly from design to production to construction, and financial accounting plays a pivotal role in tying these sequences together. We are looking for a Business Analyst/Reporting to assist our financial team with analysis across multiple departments. The individual must have a natural curiosity to learn new processes and be able to handle problems with minimal resources while thoroughly communicating across a multi:faceted company. This will be a challenging role that will require coordination between manufacturing supervisors, warehouse management, and production planning. Preference will be shown to an individual that can prove they have the analytical drive to identify problems with little direction, and use skilled communication and problem solving to continuously improve the current state.
Expected Duties:

* Identification of slow moving and obsolete inventory
* Evaluation of min/max levels of inventory
* Apply annual production forecast to Building Materials (BOM) for part forecast by CSI to assist with price and delivery supplier negotiations
* Review of services purchased in the past year to be used for negotiating improved pricing with a smaller vendor base
* Review of power tools and other items supplied by distributors to assist with negotiating purchases directly with the manufacturer
* Identification of high volume parts that could be included in current consignment agreements
* Spot Purchase pricing analysis for metal purchases

Human Resource:
* Analysis of cost to retain as it relates to cost of pay increases
o This will involve extensive study of labor costs across each line and understanding of specific design:to:production mechanisms that necessitate certain trades on each line
* Maintaining KPI dashboard for management. This KPI will include everything from turn over to overtime as compared to planned hours

* Various KPI dealing with standards and material cost against pricing
* Modeling What If Scenarios with production planning to determine the best rate of return with regards to product mix
* Analyze vendor Spend
* Identifying market trends that will impact the cost of materials
* Make :V: buy analysis
BS Degree in Accounting, Finance or related field
3:5 years related experience
Expertise in data mining using Excel, Sql, MSFT query and MSFT BI
Strong communication skills, verbal and written
Strong organizational skills
Ability to work effectively with all levels of employee
Ability to work autonomously, self:starter
Demonstrate ability to effectively coordinate multiple tasks and able to react to spontaneous changes in priorities.
Strong attention to detail and quality, while under pressure with frequent interruptions.
Ability to work in an environment that at times can be very distracting
Maintain strict confidentiality and conducts business in a mature and professional manner (in person, on the phone and within all correspondence).


Company Description:/h3:
BLOX exists to make better buildings faster. We are part of a larger f


• Location: Birmingham

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