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Senior Manager, Supply Chain Planning

Bowery Farming

Bowery Farming

New York, NY, USA
Posted on Thursday, July 11, 2024
At Bowery, we’re making wildly delicious food more accessible to everyone. Driven by our proprietary end-to-end technology, our farms are transforming the entire fresh food supply chain to be simpler, safer, and vastly more sustainable.
We have 5 farms in operation (including state-of-the-art R&D and innovation farms) and we’re just getting started. We’re backed by tech and agriculture industry leaders with $647M in equity and debt capital, and our products are sold in over 1,400 locations.
Working at Bowery is more than just a job. It’s a chance to make a global impact with first-of-its-kind technology and ridiculously good food. We’re always looking for passionate minds to grow (and eat) with us! Ready to make a real difference? Join us. We’d love to have you here.
P.s. Check out The Roots: Bowery Farming's People Podcast for all things Bowery culture, teams, leadership, and karaoke (yes, karaoke)
About The Role:
At Bowery Farming, we are building the most agile supply chain in agriculture. As part of that mission, the Supply Chain Planning function lives at the intersection of Bowery’s operational, agricultural, commercial, and financial objectives. In this position, your days will mix a focus between making high-impact operational decisions, leading cutting-edge tech projects that drive our supply chain forward, and charting the course for an expanded commercial and operational footprint. A strong candidate will have a solid analytical skillset, good communication and management skills, and the ability to adapt to new environments quickly. At its core, this role will seek to orchestrate the operations of our farms to offer our customers the freshest possible produce while keeping food waste to an absolute minimum.
This role is based in Bowery’s headquarters in New York City, with occasional opportunities to travel to our farms. The role will report to the Senior Director of Supply Chain.

What You'll Do:

  • Lead the Integrated Business Planning (IBP) and Sales & Operations Planning Processes (S&OP)
  • Lead a team of analysts / associates to drive day-to-day business operations at our farms (e.g., production scheduling, business forecasting, strategic planning, etc.)
  • Work with a cross-functional team to scope, size, and prioritize business case proposals involving new product introductions, customer launches, operational investments, etc.
  • Identify longer-term strategic opportunities to improve Bowery’s supply chain agility that enable successful scaling into new farms and new product lines
  • Collaborate with Tech to develop new analytical models and automation approaches that push our supply chain forward; and with Operational Excellence to implement new processes that drive efficiency, reliability, and savings
  • Evaluate market expansion opportunities considering commercial, operational, and financial factors

Who You Are:

  • Experience in supply chain or similar analytical field
  • Collaborative leader who earns the trust of those around them
  • Respected manager capable of leading a team of analysts / associates
  • Strategic thinker with the intuition for what matters most in a complex situation
  • Data driven and able to translate high level of detail into easily absorbed output
  • Natural optimizer who enjoys solving analytical problem
  • Experience and/or comfort working at an early stage company with rapidly evolving practices, tools, and strategies

Who We Are:

  • Bowery is a place where everyone is welcome, included, and empowered to reach their full potential.
  • We live our shared values every day in both big and small ways: opt in, think wildly different, break barriers together & be kind to the core
  • We are a mission-driven team of unconventional thinkers, problem-solvers, optimists, and activators
  • We share a passion for giving back more to the planet than we take, growing deliciously abundant food without abundant harm
  • We are excited to hear from you!

Benefits as Good as our Greens

  • To support you and your family, we offer health, dental, and vision insurance; mental health resources; family forming support; long-term and short-term disability insurance; FSA; HSA and commuter benefits
  • Company stock options so that you can reap the benefits of every Bowery win
  • 401k Program
  • The more balance, the better. We offer unlimited paid vacation, paid holiday - plus 16 weeks of paid parental leave so you can focus on what matters most
Our commitment to eliminating bias and ensuring pay equity goes beyond pay transparency. Click here ( to learn more about how compensation works at Bowery, how we came up with the salary on this job posting, and what we’re doing to ensure your compensation is internally and externally equitable.
The salary for this role will be $125,000. If this role is of interest to you, we encourage you to apply no matter what so we can see your profile and background. You can trust us to make a leveling assessment based on your unique skills and experience and communicate that with you.
Bowery is an equal opportunity employer - a place that celebrates unique backgrounds, qualities, and cultures that will enrich the workplace. We are attempting to redefine what a sustainable agricultural supply chain can look like. We cannot achieve this mission without a team that reflects the diversity of people who want fresh, locally grown food in regard to race, ethnicity, gender, sexuality, age, national origin, religion, family status, disability, military status, and experience. We strongly encourage people from marginalized communities to apply to join our team.