Supply Chain Business Analyst | Supply Chain

South Burlington, VT
SUPPLY CHAIN – 01-6203 Purchasing /
Full Time Exempt /
At Beta Technologies, we apply our intellectual curiosity, passion for aviation, and commitment to sustainability toward a shared mission of revolutionizing electric aviation. Regardless of the position one holds, each team member brings their talent and desire to positively impact the environment and lives of others in a refreshing, vibrant, and inclusive culture. 
The Senior Supply Chain Business Analyst is responsible for supporting the supply chain teams with analyzing costs, developing “should cost” models, formulating negotiation positions, and otherwise identifying areas for process improvements or cost-down opportunities throughout the supply chain organization.  In addition, the Senior Supply Chain Business Analyst will act as a key member of the supply chain’s leadership team, coordinating and managing the implementation of initiatives with both internal and external stakeholders.

How you will contribute to revolutionizing electric aviation:

    • Lead the Supply Chain team in identifying and implementing cost-down and other process improvements.
    • Act as a liaison and otherwise ensure a strong connection between the Supply Chain, Manufacturing, and Finance teams.
    • Work with Supply Chain and other stakeholders to assess the commercial impacts of requested engineering, manufacturing,  and process changes.
    • Assist the Purchasing team in developing negotiation positions and strategies for long-term contracts.
    • Develop various supply chain analytical models including; should cost, total cost of ownership, make vs. buy, net present value, 
    • Track and progressively drive down purchase price variance across the various purchasing teams. 
    • High energy, self-motivated, organized and detail-oriented

Minimum Qualifications We are seeking:

    • Bachelor's Degree in Business, Finance, or Supply Chain, or the equivalent in work experience.
    • 5+ years of direct experience as a business or cost analyst, preferably in an aerospace manufacturing environment
    • Proven track record of identifying and implementing cost-down initiatives
    • Experience in building “should cost” models
    • Self-starter that is a well organized and disciplined, team player
    • Good team communication and leadership skills are required. 

Above and Beyond Qualifications that will distinguish you:

    • Familiarity with reading blueprints and other technical documentation
    • Manufacturing experience is highly desirable
    • Certified Project Manager
    • Google G -Suite including drive, mail, calendar, docs, sheets, slides, charts; slack
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the functions. While performing the duties of this position, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to use hands or fingers, handle or feel objects, tools, or controls. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; and reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this position include close vision, distance vision, and the ability to adjust focus. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud.

Inclusivity Statement
Each of our backgrounds influences how we evaluate our own abilities. Research reveals that BIPOC, LGBTQ+, women, those from working-class backgrounds, individuals with disabilities, and other marginalized groups may hesitate to apply for roles if they don't meet all the requirements. Many skills can be learned on the job. If you can envision contributing value to our community and meet most criteria, we encourage you to apply.

BETA Technologies provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, place of birth, citizenship, disability, veteran or military status, health coverage status, HIV status, genetic information, crime victim status, pregnancy or a pregnancy-related condition or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law. The company does not discriminate, and will not discriminate, and will not tolerate discrimination, based on any of these characteristics during the application process or in employment.

All offers of employment at BETA Technologies are contingent upon favorable results of a thorough background check.

BETA Technologies is an E-Verify employer.