Senior Supply Chain Analyst, Distribution in undefined at Hawthorne Gardening Co.

Date Posted: 4/16/2021

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Job Description

At the Hawthorne Gardening Company (HGC) we want our people to empower more people to garden no matter where and how they choose to grow. We accomplish this by encouraging people to live happier, healthier lives through gardening. If you also feel this way then you’d fit in great with us!

We are looking for a Senior Analyst who will join our Distribution Supply Chain team remotely! Candidate must be based in Denver, Colorado, Inland Empire, California or Portland, Oregon near our West Coast Distribution sites.

You will support the operations excellence team to ensure Hawthorne branded products are distributed on time and at the lowest possible cost. Activities will include analysis of daily inbound & outbound operations KPIs, and site support of distribution meetings. In addition, you will promote a safe and compliant warehouse operation and ensure freedom to operate through the enforcement of Standard Operating Procedures, company policy, all legal/regulatory considerations, and company/regional Safety and Quality procedures. In this role, you will primarily focus on inbound distribution.

What you’ll do in this role:

  • Promote exceptional service to customers while maintaining efficient inbound and outbound distribution operations.

  • Develop tactics and strategies to drive performance in inbound, outbound and quality programs

  • Drives warehouse effectiveness and efficiency improvements with data based analysis and best practice recommendations. 

  • Utilizes Business Warehouse, SAP, SAP EWM, Voice Link,  Microsoft Office and other reporting mechanisms to highlight improvement areas and measure site performance.

  • Creation and execution of SOP’s, and daily leaderships standard work for outbound facing positions. 

  • Maintains oversight responsibility for operations in all supply chain distribution centers.  

  • Fosters a team environment and engages providers to drive superior performance. 

  • Provides support for warehousing network changes, system installations, process improvements, and strategic initiatives. 

  • Provides daily/weekly/monthly distribution and logistics reporting.

  • Performs other duties and/ or responsibilities as assigned. 

What you’ll need to be successful:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in engineering, supply chain management, operations, finance or other related degree.

  • Minimum of 3-4 years of distribution/warehouse operations or logistics analytics experience.  

  • Extensive experience with SAP, SAP EWM, Voice Link, Business Warehouse (or similar reporting software),and Microsoft Office.  

  • Tableau experience  preferred. 

  • Flexibility to accommodate 50%+- travel is required based on business need.

  • Analytical experience and knowledge of supply chain processes and procedures within a manufacturing CPG company and general knowledge of retail business a plus.

  • Exposure to compliance and safety requirements associated with the management of a warehouse operation.

  • Ability to engage and collaborate with management across all levels to help deliver outstanding customer service.

  • Excellent analytical, interpersonal, communications, organization, consulting, resource management and technology utilization skills.

  • Strong business acumen, with a solid record of leading change and delivering results.

  • Supply Chain, warehousing or distribution operational experience

  • Strong analytical and statistical skills

  • Expert in Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Excel

What we do for you (just to list a few cool ones):

  • Offer extremely competitive benefits including Health, Dental and Vision coverage.

  • 401K match (up to 7.5%) and discounted stock purchasing program (15% discount).

  • 13 paid holidays and a generous vacation policy..

  • Fitness Club Reimbursement ($350)

  • Nutrition reimbursement program (up to $200 per associate and per spouse)

  • Our commitment to diversity and inclusion includes employee resource groups: Scotts Women’s Network, Scotts Black Employee Network, Scotts Veterans Network, GroPride Network, and Scotts Young Professionals.


Not interested in this role? Check out our other career opportunities and learn more about what it’s like to work at Hawthorne Gardening Company by accessing our Talent Network: HGC Talent Network

The Hawthorne Gardening Company is a start-up company focused on hydroponic gardening. Dedicated to creating high quality products founded in social and environmental responsibility. Backed by the largest lawn and garden company in the U.S. (Scotts Miracle-Gro, NYSE: SMG) we bring new ideas, values, and culture to our endeavors without the constraints of a large corporation. We are an energetic, progressive-minded, sustainability-focused group of highly-motivated individuals, eager to share our love of gardening with the world.

The brands and products within our portfolio include: Sunlight Supply, General Hydroponics, General Organics, Vermicrop, Botanicare, AeroGarden, CanFilters and Gavita Lighting.

Hawthorne Gardening Company is an EEO Employer, dedicated to a culturally diverse, drug free workplace.

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Notification to Agencies:

Please note that the Hawthorne Gardening Company does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement, and specific approval to submit resumes to an approved requisition, the Hawthorne Gardening Company will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensations.