Associate Supply Planner - Raw Material and Manufacturing

Supply Chain Long Island City, New York




Recipe for Success- 


This position is responsible for ensuring that raw material, semi-finished goods and finished goods inventory is available at the right time, the right place and right quantity to ensure manufacturing produces customer orders on-time, on-cost and on-quality. The Supply Planning Associate is assigned to several suppliers and fully responsible for the day by day interaction related to purchase orders, pricing, vendor returns among other responsibilities.


Key ingredients –


  • Bachelor’s Degree in related discipline and/or demonstrated capability to perform job responsibilities through previous experience
  • Two to four (2-4) years of experience in a repetitive replenishment environment
  • Experience in Manufacturing / Distribution / Retail replenishment required
  • Advanced MS Office skills with emphasis in Excel
  • Excellent math and strong analytical skills
  • Experience with an ERP based system is preferred
  • Must embody and demonstrate company values and culture


Add dash of –


  • Must be detail orientated with optimal organizational skills; with a focus on teamwork and follow-up
  • Ability to be creative, resourceful, pro-active and innovative
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interact with a diverse group daily
  • Ability to autonomously create and track progress in an ambiguous fast paced environment
  • SAP experience in purchasing, queries and managing material master is preferred but will train
  • Knowledge and/ or passion for food 


WARNING: Our food is processed in a facility that does not contain people who are toxic, rude, disrespectful, arrogant, egotistical, self-promoting, inconsiderate, or mean-spirited.



About FreshDirect:

FreshDirect is a food tech company and the Northeast's leading online fresh food grocer, delivering directly to customers throughout seven states, including the New York City and Philadelphia metropolitan areas, and the greater D.C. metropolitan area. FreshDirect is committed to sourcing the freshest and best-tasting meat, fish, produce, and specialty items through direct relationships with suppliers, growers, and farmers. In 2016, FreshDirect expanded its portfolio in NYC with the launch of FoodKick, an on-demand business that caters to the needs of urban dwellers with a curated selection of fresh food, alcohol, and essentials—all delivered within an hour. Launched in 2002, FreshDirect is a privately held company headquartered in Long Island City, NY. For more information, visit or


Our company aspires to be a valued corporate partner in all communities in which it serves, and works extensively with dozens of charitable and community partners.


Why choose FreshDirect?

We are an innovative Food Technology company offering an environment where you can grow a career and feed your future and have fun while doing it! Great people deserve great benefits and we go above and beyond!


Wait, there’s more! Check out our #workperks:

Working here is pretty much as cool as you’d imagine - lots of food, lots of energy, and a whole lot of happy hours.

  • Flexible and generous PTO plan
  • 20% discount on FreshDirect and FoodKick plus an employee at-cost food program (FD Market)
  • Thirsty Thursdays, book club, monthly birthday breakfasts, and other happy hours
  • Wellness programs like weekly meditation, yoga, and Zumba, and monthly manicures and massages
  • Monthly Lunch & Learns covering things like “The Very Best Cheese and Wine”
  • We have a 24-hour shuttle service that runs back and forth to the subway
  • We offer up to $5000 per hire as a referral bonus
  • Summer barbecues and annual company picnic for friends and family


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Disclaimer: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the Team member(s) assigned to this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of individuals in this position. Position Descriptions may be subject to change as the needs of the organization change.

As an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER, FreshDirect does not discriminate against applicants or employees because of their race, color, citizenship status, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, sexual orientation, age religion, creed, marital status, veteran status, domestic violence victim status, familial status, or on any other basis prohibited by law. Furthermore, FreshDirect will not discriminate against any applicant or employee because he or she is disabled, a disabled veteran, or a veteran of the Vietnam era, provided he or she is qualified and meets the requirements established by FreshDirect for the job