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Analyst II, III, Sr., Lighting Materials Analyst

Forest Park, GA


Responsibilities will include initiating, monitoring, and supporting lighting & smart services material procurement and receiving processes. This position will work with lighting sales, engineers, construction coordinators, Supply Chain partners and vendors to facilitate material processes to support lighting’s goals of net income and customer satisfaction. This position will be responsible for material analysis of all lighting material, inventory management, creating and tracking Purchase Requisitions within Maximo and support the Special Material Requirements (SMR) process. This position will be managing confidential and competitive information of pricing quotes from vendors.

JOB REQUIREMENTS: (Education, Experience, Knowledge, Skills )


  • A two or four-year degree is a plus.


  • Two years street & area lighting or equivalent experience desired.

  • Ability to manage and prioritize multiple simultaneous tasks.

  • Initiative-taker who enjoys working on “big picture” issues and problem solving.

  • Strong data analysis and reporting skills.

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Knowledge of Georgia Power lighting material, rates, contracts, procedures, programs, and processes strongly desired

  • Knowledge of JETS, Maximo, and Lamp 2.0 a plus

  • Extensive knowledge in Microsoft Office applications, specifically Excel and Power BI, is a must.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills – Ability to properly represent Georgia Power at various public events, internal and external meetings.

  • Collaborator with the ability to develop and maintain strong relationships with Lighting personnel across the system, vendors, as well as with various functional areas of Georgia Power

  • Strong analytical and organizational skills

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Must exhibit values of Southern Style & Safety Excellence

MAJOR JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: Specify major duties performed by the job and % of time spent on duties.

  • Inventory management and ordering of all lighting items at the Lighting Material Distribution Center (LMDC) and for the Region Warehouses

  • Responsible for reviewing all lighting jobs submitted to be worked and pushing through the system to be kitted and shipped to the Regions.

  • Data analysis of lighting material for usage, inventory levels, and standardization.

  • Facilitate the Purchase Requisition (PR) process of special-order lighting materials with Maximo.

  • Facilitate the SMR process by tracking quotes, orders, and promise dates.

  • Communicate and track lead times of lighting material.

  • Monitor vendor reports of product availability and shipment to identify missed promise dates.

  • Support our Warranty Testing Center and process warranty returns/credits.

  • Complete and maintain various lighting material reports.

  • Assist in updating and creating new processes related to materials.

  • Complete material audits throughout the state at both the LMDC and Region Warehouses

    Georgia Power is the largest electric subsidiary of Southern Company (NYSE: SO), America's premier energy company. Value, Reliability, Customer Service and Stewardship are the cornerstones of the Company's promise to 2.6 million customers in all but four of Georgia's 159 counties. Committed to delivering clean, safe, reliable, and affordable energy at rates below the national average, Georgia Power maintains a diverse, innovative generation mix that includes nuclear, coal and natural gas, as well as renewables such as solar, hydroelectric and wind. Georgia Power focuses on delivering world-class service to its customers every day and the Company is recognized by J.D. Power and Associates as an industry leader in customer satisfaction. For more information, visit and connect with the Company on Facebook (, Twitter ( and Instagram (

Southern Company (NYSE: SO) is a leading energy provider serving 9 million residential and commercial customers across the Southeast and beyond through its family of companies. Providing clean, safe, reliable and affordable energy with excellent service is our mission. The company has electric operating companies in three states, natural gas distribution companies in four states, a competitive generation company, a leading distributed energy infrastructure company with national capabilities, a fiber optics network, and telecommunications services. Through an industry-leading commitment to innovation, resilience, and sustainability, we are taking action to meet our customers’ and communities’ needs while advancing our commitment to net zero emissions by 2050. Our uncompromising values ensure we put the needs of those we serve at the center of everything we do and are the key to our sustained success. We are transforming energy into economic, environmental and social progress for tomorrow. Our corporate culture and hiring practices have earned the company national awards and recognition from numerous organizations, including Forbes, Military Times, DiversityInc, Black Enterprise, J.D. Power, Fortune, Human Rights Campaign and more. To learn more, visit

Southern Company is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.

Job Identification: 6505

Job Category: Customer Service

Job Schedule: Full time

Company: Georgia Power


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