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Supply Chain Analyst in Oak Brook, IL at TreeHouse Foods

Date Posted: 9/12/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Employee Type:

Full time


IL Oak Brook

Job Type:

Supply Chain Planning

Job Posting Title:

Supply Chain Analyst

Job Description:

NOTE: Location for this position can be in MO St. Louis; IL Oak Brook; NE Omaha

The Supply Chain Analyst serves as a liaison between the business and IT, requiring both business knowledge and technical competencies. They are required to develop customized reporting tools/models, metrics, and scorecards across the supply chain space, providing actionable information that is both accurate and fit-for-purpose. This involves not only anticipating and understanding business needs for each independent deliverable, but being able to mine and understand data from numerous data sources across multiple ERPs. Additionally, the analyst will take projects from initial development through rollout, developing intuitive business solutions in multiple platforms and providing end-user training.

Data acquisition will vary depending upon the request. Some of the data sources utilized will include: Excel spreadsheets, flat files, SQL databases, ERP reporting tools, and queries/ETLs created specifically for the intended deliverable. Deliverables will also span multiple applications including Excel tables/graphs, Visio, Power BI, Lumira, WEBI, and specific ERP report generation tools. It will be necessary to standardize fields and create logic to correct imperfections while transforming datasets.  

Additionally, the analyst will be required to perform statistical analysis for various continuous improvement projects. These projects can range from plant performance to supply chain optimization. Individuals should have a strong background in multiple linear regression, distribution, comparative, and predictive analytics. Candidate should have a working knowledge of statistical tools such as SPSS.

This position is extremely fast-paced and requires the analyst to be highly flexible by continually adjusting to shifting requirements, priorities and methods of information consumption.

Position Responsibilities:

  • On-going report/metric/audit generation, automation, and publication
  • New reporting tool/scorecard/audit development
  • Development of statistical models for project support
  • Reporting consolidation, standardization, and automation across multiple ERPs
  • SQL database maintenance and ownership
  • Data support/ownership for project work
  • End-User Training of applications, metrics, and processes
  • Owner of master data audits and driver of organizational expectations and accountability
  • Understanding functions of consumers for each deliverable for customized and fit-for-purpose solutions

Qualifications and Requirements:

Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree in Business, IT, Mathematics, or Statistics

Minimum of 5 years of experience in analytical role

Technical knowledge and understanding of various front and back-end applications (SQL, PowerBI, SAP, WEBI, SPSS)

Fundamental table joins and query design capabilities

Knowledge and understanding of supply chain space

Knowledge and understanding of statistical modeling


Bachelor’s Degree Required

Preferred Attributes, Qualifications & Working Conditions:

 Computer Usage 100%

Travel (other than driving) 25% of time

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.