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Business Development Analyst

Date: Aug 5, 2022

Location: Whitby, ON, CA

Company: Gerdau

This position is open for domestic candidates only.



Job Summary:


  • Manages and assists in analyzing, planning, research and development of the organization’s objectives and strategic plans as it relates to Supply Chain in order to achieve business opportunities, growth & financial profitability.
  • Scope supports the Supply Chain Group (Metals Recycling, Procurement and Energy)
  • 20 Recycling Yards including 5 Shredders
  • Procurement team
  • Energy team





  1. Develop strategic roadmap/business plans and market studies for the supply chain group


  1. Develop and implement roadmap actions


  1. Provide strategic financial analysis support for operations including leading implementation of actions


  1. Identify, analyze and monitor relevant market/industry information as well as distribute to key users


  1. Identify and recommend new markets for potential development opportunities.  Assist with the development of new opportunities as well as support M&A activity.


  1. Identify and analyze industry benchmarks for recommendation and implementation within the company


  1. Develop and test new technologies


  1. Integrate technical solutions within business operations


  1. Key performance indicator creation and tracking


  1. Operational forecasting


  1. Lead predictive analytic projects


  1. Coordinate with the SOP (Sales and Operations Planning group)


  1. Represent the company at association & industry meetings including ISRI.


  1. Visit major suppliers and accounts that should be visited on a regular basis to both promote the brand image and support Supply Chain staff


  1. The incumbent must be highly analytical, and possess strong verbal & written communications. Must be highly literate in Excel, PowerPoint and word processing, programming knowledge a plus.


  1.  Willingness to travel and work effectively with a global team




  • Business Degree (Commerce, Finance, Marketing)
  • Programming knowledge a plus
  • 0-3 years’ work experience