Cargill Associate Supply Planner - Milwaukee, WI in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Associate Supply Planner - Milwaukee, WI

Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience. We have 155,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.


Position Summary

Headquartered in Minneapolis, Cargill Cocoa & Chocolate North America offers the food industry a wide range of both standard and custom cocoa, chocolate and compound ingredients to be used in a variety of food manufacturing, bakery, confectionery, beverage and dairy product applications. Our product range

includes high quality Gerkens Cocoa Powder, Wilbur Chocolate, Peter’s Chocolate, Veliche Belgian Chocolate, Ambrosia chocolate and Merckens chocolate.

Our facilities in the US and Canada are fully dedicated to produce in accordance with the highest food safety standards. We provide our customers with high quality ingredient products, technical services and innovative solutions to meet many needs.

The Associate Supply Planner position provides support to the Cocoa Supply Planner for short-term Cocoa planning and execution. This role works closely with the Belgian supply chain team to ensure that the supply pipeline matches the North American chocolate demand which includes internal usage and external sales to customers.

Principal Accountabilities

-Work with customer service, warehouse coordination, Import/customs coordination, and commercial/sales to provide insight to the BU’s productivity and ability to meet customer expectations 50%

-Work with sales operations and finance to reconcile intercompany contracts and invoices 20%

-Work closely with Belgian Chocolate Supply Chain team and be liaison between Belgium and North America Chocolate Product Line Management 15%

-Support initiatives to maintain BU cocoa powder data for ERP system functionality 10%

-Work with Cocoa Powder Supply Planner on projects as assigned 5%



  • 4 year BS/BA degree or 3 years (or more) of professional experience in Logistics, Customer Service, or Supply Planning in lieu of the degree

  • Prioritization/Organization

  • 2 years (or more) of working experience in ERP systems

  • Intermediate MS Excel (Graphs, pivot tables and advanced formulas)

  • Ability to effectively work and communicate with teams from diverse cultures

  • Ability to work independently

  • Exceptional learning capacity


  • APICS CPIM or other professional certifications a plus (American Production and Inventory Control Society)

  • 1 year of more of working experience with International Supply Chains

  • 1 year or more of working experience with SAP

  • 1 year or more of working experience with JD Edwards

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

Job Supply Chain Management

Primary Location US-WI-Milwaukee

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Shift Day Job

Req ID: MIL01110