Senior Customer Supply Chain Analyst in Oak Brook, IL at TreeHouse Foods

Date Posted: 1/5/2021

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Job Description

Employee Type:

Full time


IL Oak Brook

Job Type:

Supply Chain Planning

Job Posting Title:

Senior Customer Supply Chain Analyst

Job Description:

Position Summary:

Will work with direct manager to be responsible for collaborating with our customers to improve TreeHouse’s margins and revenue while reducing inventory through application of end-to-end supply chain tools and tactics. Works in field at Customer office location and serves as subject matter expert in helping to improve customer satisfaction, best practices and financial commitments. Leads root cause analysis including problem definition, investigation, and developing correction and prevention processes. Researches business processes and serves as the liaison between supply chain functions, sales and our customers. Communicates findings and recommendations to management and other functions. Develops metrics and measures and analyzes results.

Position Responsibilities:

•With direction from Manager will be accountable for successful collaboration with Customers and functional experts to prioritize and deliver value-added solutions that meet or exceed TreeHouse’s growth objectives.

•Serve as central point of contact to ensure continual connectivity and high levels of Supply Chain execution between Customer and TreeHouse

•Act as a collaborative interface with Customer’s Supply Chain, Merchandizing, and Sales teams

•Manage master supply chain data within Customer and TreeHouse systems to ensure truckload optimization and supply chain efficiencies

•Manage, review and create purchase orders on behalf of Customer using Customer replenishment software

•Manage Customer inventory levels, product “freshness” and product flow throughout Customer’s Supply Chain

•Execute inventory flow for successful transition of new items, discontinued items, pack size transitions and shelf resets

•Provide problem-solving solutions to better manage vendor supply issues including assisting with allocation management

•Enable on-time delivery performance by managing Customer DC inbound capacity and PO delivery scheduling utilizing Kroger and supplier supply chain tools

•Generate, verify and publish periodic scorecards and reports to monitor Customer Supply Chain health

•Work with direct manager to proactively identify/anticipate potential problems and future trends, assesses opportunities, impacts and risks while developing and implementing plans and solution deliverables to Customer problems

The duties and responsibilities described are not a comprehensive list of all tasks. Additional tasks and duties may be assigned from time to time as necessitated by business needs

Qualifications and Requirements:

•Bachelor’s degree in supply chain management, Engineering or related technical field

• 2-3 years related business experience

•Self-starter with ability to work independently

•Strong interpersonal skills with ability to collaborate across all groups and levels

•Good communication and presentation skills. Ability to effectively communicate across all levels of the organization and with Customers

•Solid understanding of forecasting, replenishment, and supply chain policies and practices.

•Proven project management skills: conceptualizing, planning, estimating and executing.

•Analytical and problem-solving skills


Bachelor’s Degree Required

Preferred Attributes

•Experience in Customer Service and/or Finished Goods Procurement preferred

•Experience with SAP, Business Intelligence, Oracle RPAS/AIP, or other Order Management software preferred

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Disability Assistance
TreeHouse Foods is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers, including those with disabilities.  If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, please contact us by sending an email to In your email please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting and a description of the position for which you are applying.

EEO Considerations

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.

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