Lead, Manufacturing Analyst

Date:  Jul 5, 2024

Lakeshore, ON, CA, N8N 5G8

Company:  Vista

Our Team

Vista’s Engineering and Analytics organization is working to make our company one of the world’s most well-known and successful data-driven companies. The cross-functional team includes product owners, analysts, technologists, data engineers and more – all focused on providing Vista with information and tools we can use to deliver jaw-dropping customer value. Data & Analytics team members are empowered to learn new skills and be active problem-solvers. Find out more at https://vista.io/

The Manufacturing Analytics team delivers data and insights for our partners in Finance, Product teams, Manufacturing Center of Excellence, and Manufacturing & Supply Chain to help make data-driven decisions which lead to improvements in customer's quality and delivery experiences, and the overall cost efficiency of our fulfillment network.


About the Role:

Serving as a long-term strategic partner for our leaders in North America, we seek someone who will engage across our critical stakeholder groups, understand & share the needs of Manufacturing and Supply Chain, and contribute to the development of data products that deliver the right data insights & analytics into the hands of our internal partners.

Additionally, as a Lead Manufacturing Analyst, you will learn and become a subject matter expert in Vistaprint’s global manufacturing and logistics operations. You will work closely with the Operations, Logistics, Supply Chain, Engineering and Financial Teams, applying strong analytical skills to define problems, form hypotheses, gather and analyze data and make recommendations. Types of detailed analyses will include but are not limited to shipping costs, labour costs, throughput time, scheduling optimization, customer complaints, etc.


What You Will Do:

  • Bringing knowledge and expertise (e.g., best practices and methodologies) to your work
  • Becoming an expert in our domain of Manufacturing & Supply Chain
  • Deep diving into specific subject areas, working closely with stakeholders to understand and define business problems
  • Develop and co-create data products with other Manufacturing Analysts, Data Engineers, and Data Scientists
  • Be a partner for leaders across Manufacturing Operations, partnering in the build of tooling that enables the business to be data-driven
  • Exploring all the data to problem solve, discovering new insights and seeing your efforts come to life to drive value for our internal stakeholders
  • Spotting opportunities to broaden your impact by seeking new ways to drive value for our stakeholders and share across multiple Vistaprint locations
  • Contributing functional expertise in the space of Data & Analytics
  • Establish trust-based relationships and communicate effectively with leaders across the organization
  • Respond in a timely manner to ad-hoc analytic requests from the plant for data, analysis and reports
  • Become the in-house expert of our manufacturing data
  • Share and learn standard processes with other Plant Analytics teams globally


What You Need:

  • 5+ years of technical, analytical work experience in a related field
  • Bachelor or Master degree in an analytics, computer science, engineering or business field
  • Supervisory experience a plus
  • Solid understanding and experience with analytical tools / languages such as Snowflake, MS SQL, R, Looker, Tableau, or other similar tools
  • Advance level knowledgeable in Excel (pivot tables, macros, VBA)
  • Strong understanding of statistical inference
  • Confidence communicating openly with team members in a growing global organization
  • Confidence presenting to peers and cross-functional teams at all levels of the organization
  • Intense curiosity, ability to learn quickly and apply new tools and techniques
  • Passion to identify and define problems/solutions
  • Drive to work with business owners to improve performance
  • Integrity, attention to detail, organizational skills and ability to manage projects
  • Ability to multi-task and excellent problem-solving skills


About Us

Vista is the design and marketing partner to millions of small businesses around the world. For over 20 years we’ve been inspired by small businesses, and we work incessantly to deliver solutions to their evolving needs. VistaCreate, 99designs by Vista and VistaPrint, all under the parent brand Vista, represent a full-service design, digital and print solution, elevating small businesses’ presence in physical and digital spaces and powering them to achieve success. Vista is focused on making great marketing and design accessible to every small business owner, allowing them to create a cohesive brand image for use in-store, online and on-the-go.


Commitment to Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion

Vista exists to help our customers live their dreams. Each dream is unique – and the Vista team needs to be as well. We believe in the unique contributions of everyone within a diverse global organization. We are collaborative, inclusive, and innovative. We strive to role model and live an inclusive culture of fairness, respect and belonging for all. And we work together to empower each other, creating a space in which each of us can spark our next great idea.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Vista, a Cimpress company, is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, national or ethnic origin, nationality, age, religion, citizenship, disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender presentation, legal or preferred name, marital status, pregnancy, family structure, veteran status or any other basis protected by human rights laws or regulations. This list is not exhaustive and, in fact, in many cases, we strive to do more than the law requires

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