Gartner Research

Essential Roles and Talent to Achieve Supply Chain Analytics Excellence

Published: 11 July 2018

ID: G00362435

Analyst(s): Noha Tohamy


Effective analytics adoption is a prerequisite to supply chain digitalization. Supply chain leaders responsible for analytics talent and strategy can use this research to pursue the roles and skills required to succeed in supply chain analytics.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Dedicate a Leader With Digital Vision and Passion for Analytics
  • Secure a Data Engineer to Guarantee Available and High-Quality Data
  • Invest in High-Caliber Data Scientists When Your Needs for Complex Analytics Reach Critical Mass
  • Scale Advanced Analytics Talent With Strong Citizen Data Scientists
  • Drive Successful Supply Chain Analytics Adoption With Strong Analytics Coaches
  • Leverage Supply Chain Analysts at the Onset of the Analytics Maturity Journey

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