Procurement Analyst, Packaging

Newark, NJ or New York, NY

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Come see what’s cookin’ at HelloFresh!

At HelloFresh, we want to revolutionize the way we eat by making it more convenient and exciting to cook meals from scratch. We have offices all over the world and we deliver delicious meals to millions of people.  

We are the industry leader in meal-kit subscription services and we’re growing all the time. We have distinct meal-kit services that cater to everyone with the most menu variety in the market, which allows us to reach an incredibly wide population of people. 

The HelloFresh team is diverse, high-performing, and international, and our work environment is an inspiring space where you can thrive as a result.

Job Description:

If you are data driven, detail-oriented, and excel in fast paced environments then we want to talk to you! We are currently looking for an analytical individual to serve as our procurement analyst for the packaging team. This person will help us become experts in the cold chain & packaging industry as well as assist in the optimization of a high level category within the company! The Procurement Analyst will assist in conducting research, aggregating data, as well as manage projects as it pertains to the build out of the packaging category of HelloFresh!

You will...

  • Be responsible for building weekly forecasts, creating and maintaining tools to improve procurement processes, and analyzing procurement cost data
  • Support the Packaging team on decision-making exercises & tools for buying and sourcing complex packaging SKUs
  • Analyze historical data to help with future purchasing decisions
  • Perform analytical tasks such as market analysis, cost modeling, risk management, and forecasting product demand
  • Thrive in a fast-paced environment with varying ad-hoc projects that change day-to-day

You are…

  • Detail-oriented, inherent drive to seek new information and explore topics in-depth
  • Strong with written and verbal communication skills, proven track record understanding demand forecasting, and forecasting models
  • Generally knowledgeable of the food and beverage industry
  • Interested in learning more about fast-paced startup environments and/or food industries

At a minimum, you have...

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Information Systems, Computer Science, Statistics, Economics, or Mathematics
  • 0-2 years of experience
  • Excellent excel and analytical skills to create various databases and spreadsheets
  • Experience with Tableau, SQL -- understanding of basic statistical analysis
  • Solid research background and robust project management skills

You’ll get…

  • Competitive Salary & 401k company match that vests immediately upon participation
  • Generous parental leave of 16 weeks & PTO policy 
  • $0 monthly premium and other flexible health plans 
  • 75% discount on your subscription to HelloFresh (as well as other product initiatives)   
  • Snacks, cold brew on tap & monthly catered lunches 
  • Company sponsored outings & Employee Resource Groups 
  • Collaborative, dynamic work environment within a fast-paced, mission-driven company
It is the policy of HelloFresh not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, because they are a protected veteran, or any other protected classification under federal, state, or local law.

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