Supply Chain Specialist in Ogden, UT at TreeHouse Foods

Date Posted: 10/8/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Employee Type:

Full time


UT Ogden

Job Type:

Supply Chain Management

Job Posting Title:

Supply Chain Specialist

Job Description:

Job Description:

The Material Planner is responsible for ensuring production schedules are met by purchasing necessary materials and ensuring product arrives at plant(s) in a timely manner.  In addition, this position is responsible for managing the procurement process for respective categories, from planning product purchases to ensuring conforming product is received.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Plan and execute purchase orders with vendors for raw materials and supplies, confirming price and delivery
  • Maintain appropriate reorder points on raw materials
  • Update purchasing records for price and other changes
  • Develop and execute plans to meet or exceed inventory targets
  • Assist in requesting quotes
  • Work with cross-functional teams to ensure product is available for production, new product launches and promotions
  • Lead, assist and participate with TMOS projects as opportunities present themselves or as assigned
  • Maintain and keep updated MRP/ERP systems
    • Perform additions, general updates and overall maintenance in the system
  • Evaluate suppliers based on price, quality control, distribution capabilities and the suppliers historical performance
  • Provide analytical data related to supplier performance

SCOPE DATA:  (List number of employees supervised, annual budget controlled, sales volume, area of impact – i.e. plant, division, group, company-wide, U.S., Canada.  Please attach an organization chart.)

WORKING RELATIONSHIP:  (State types of contact required, both inside and outside the company.  Describe type of supervision given and received.)

  • Internal and external customers

PHYSICAL DEMANDS : ( Describe what physical demands will be placed upon the individual in terms of lifting, pushing, pulling, etc.)


Education: High School; post high school education preferred.

  • Strong educational foundation coupled with practical hands on experience within a specific sector and/or commodity group(s) are required for success at this level.  Earning additional education credits toward your professional designation, knowledge base, and/or skill set will ensure your success and added value to the organization.
  • B.S. degree in business administration is preferred.

Experience (Years/Type): 3-5 yrs purchasing experience.

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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