Supply Chain Analyst

  • 265 Hobson St, Smithville, TN 37166, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Star Manufacturing International Inc. a Division of The Middleby Corporation, is a leading manufacturer of commercial foodservice equipment.  Our most successful employees thrive in an environment providing significant responsibility and autonomy to get the job done.  We think like entrepreneurs and help solve our customers’ most important problems one idea at a time.  We provide a comprehensive benefits program that supports our employees’ wellness and financial security including medical, dental, and vision benefits, 401(k) retirement savings program, paid vacation and holidays, life insurance, and short and long-term disability coverage. 

Job Description

The Supply Chain Analyst reports to the Purchasing Manager and is responsible for improving the purchasing cost structure and tracking product engineering changes. 

Essential Functions

  • Creates, prioritizes, and delivers continuous improvement to the business
  • Leads by example with a sense of urgency to meet production requirements
  • Tracks Purchasing related engineering changes, including coordinating bill of material changes
  • Tracks and summarizes cost improvements
  • Collaborates with Engineering on material needs for new product development and continuous cost savings with existing products
  • Document control and product configuration management 
  • Maximizes MRP/ERP system to ensure efficiencies throughout the organization
  • Processes the Purchasing portion of engineering change orders (ECO's)
  • Supports purchasing production requirements, inventory management, and material flow


Preferred Requirements

  • B.S. in Business Administration, Supply Chain Management, Engineering, or related field 
  • 5 years' experience in industrial sourcing
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Manufacturing experience in lean, six sigma, continuous improvement
  • Understanding of manufacturing cost drivers
  • Problem-solving skills and attention to detail 
  • Engineering Knowledge
  • Data Entry/MRP Skills 
  • Strong Interpersonal Communication skills
  • Organizational skills with the ability to prioritize 


Additional Information

About Middleby

The Middleby Corporation (NASDAQ:MIDD) is a global leader in the foodservice equipment industry with revenues totaling $3B in 2019. The company develops, manufactures, markets, and services a broad line of equipment used in the commercial foodservice, food processing, and residential kitchen equipment industries. The solutions provide the highest level of food quality, product consistency, and reduced operating costs resulting from increased product yields, increased capacity, greater throughput, and reduced labor costs through automation.

EOE M/F/D/V - Star Manufacturing International, Inc. is a Drug-free and Tobacco-free Campus