Ready for a Challenge?
Could you succeed in a fast-paced, world-class, food manufacturing environment focused on safety, quality and customer service? Does building a rewarding career with a young, fast growing and innovative food company interest you?
We are one of the fastest growing food companies in the US; Part of the new wave of American manufacturers and we are looking for people with the right stuff!
Hearthside is seeking a Procurement Analyst in Wenona, IL. This role's responsibilities include the management of the entire plant inventory, plus aligning and coordinating efforts with operations and production to ensure timely receipt of all materials. This person reports to the Procurement Manager.
This role has considerable responsibilities requiring individuals capable of leading and working in a team environment. Successful candidates possess good written and verbal communication skills, problem solving ability, conflict resolution skills, strong interpersonal skills and an ability to adapt to changing situations.
Who We Are
We are Hearthside Food Solutions, a new kind of food company, and the industry's largest contract manufacturer. You won't find our logo on store shelves, but our passion for quality and efficiency is evident in every product we make.
Founded in 2009, today we operate 38 production facilities in eight states, employing over 7,500 people. In an industry growing at 2%, we made the Inc. 500 Fastest Growing Companies list three straight years. Our customers are some of the world's finest food companies.
Attributes for Success
Successful Procurement Analysts have a solid understanding of material flow, are detail-oriented, and can coordinate with other departments to accomplish their goals and meet deadlines. They have the ability to handle multiple assignments and projects. Successful Procurement Analysts possess good general software / technology experience (MS Office), SAP experience is a requirement, and have the ability to work well with people at all levels of the organization.
Procurement Analyst specific responsibilities are many and include management of materials, material supply, including a thorough understanding of demand by customer and SKU, MRP reports, identification and execution of cost reduction, identify the "right size" for all inventory material, eliminate the downtime due to material and quality issues, assists in development and implementation of functional goals and objectives.
A detailed job description with specific responsibilities, which may vary by location, will be provided during the interview process.
Hearthside offers a highly competitive compensation package, including salary, full healthcare benefits, 401(k) and more.
Education and Training
We are hiring degreed candidates possessing the skills and traits noted above and the desire to build a career in world class manufacturing environment. Experience or training in a related area, it is a strong plus.
If you are seeking an opportunity in world class manufacturing with a dynamic company, if you possess the skills and traits described above, and if you are ready for a challenge, Hearthside would like to hear from you.
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