Supply Chain Rotation Associate

American Sugar Refining, Inc. - West Palm Beach, FL

Full-time
ASR Group is the world’s largest refiner and marketer of cane sugar, with an annual production capacity of more than 6 million tons of sugar. The company produces a full line of grocery, industrial, food service and specialty sweetener products. Across North America, ASR Group owns and operates six sugar refineries, located in Louisiana, New York, California, Maryland, Canada and Mexico. In the European Union, the company owns and operates sugar refineries in England, Portugal and Italy. ASR Group also owns and operates mills in Mexico and Belize. The company’s brand portfolio includes the leading brands Domino®, C&H®, Redpath®, Tate & Lyle®, Lyle’s® and Sidul®.

OVERVIEW

The Supply Chain/Purchasing rotational program provides participants an opportunity to build foundational knowledge and learning in core technical aspects of Supply Chain and Procurement functions of the business. This experience will enable participants to build a base experience that prepares them to become leaders in ASR Group.

DETAILED ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES

The program lasts a total of two years with rotation through two functions of the company. Each rotation is estimated to last twelve months.

Generally, the rotations will be in the following sequence but sequence and location may vary based upon business needs:

1. Global Supply Chain

2. Purchasing

The Global Supply Chain rotation provides participants the opportunity to develop analytical, technical, functional and project management experience in Logistics, Planning, Distribution and Inventory Management as part of the Center of Excellence (CoE).

The Procurement rotation provides participants an opportunity to understand the material flow of the Inbound Supply Chain Process. They will work on the handling and management of Working Capital, develop experience in Material Requirements Planning (MRP), Supplier Category Management, Supplier Relationship Management and Negotiations.

WORK EXPERIENCES

0-2 years of work experience through internships, co-ops or full-time roles

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

Bachelor’s degree in Business, Supply Chain, Finance, Economics, or business-related discipline from a university with a strong academic reputation. MBA preferred.
GPA greater than or equal to 3.0/4.0 overall

ESSENTIAL CAPABILITIES (KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES)

Smart, strong analytical skills, accountable, flexible in approach, effective communicator, and results-driven business-person
Orientation towards a career in a Supply Chain function (Inbound and Outbound)

LOCATION OF ROLE

Geographic mobility during the program
Assignments will be based in Iselin, NJ or West Palm Beach, FL
ASR Group is an equal opportunity employer. Legal authorization to work in the country/region where the business is hiring is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas for this position.

Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.