Supply Chain Planner - Tewksbury, MA << Back to Careers

Our home office Team, based in Tewksbury, Massachusetts, is a community of outstanding professionals who share in our love of animals, our passion for quality and our desire to make a real difference in the community we share with our pets.  From donating our time with community-focused partners across the United States, to sharing in ‘bring your dog to work days’ here at beautiful Ames Pond, we are more than just a group of colleagues. If you want to be part of a dynamic company with strong values and a commitment to strive for excellence in all we do, then come and join the WellPet team!


Position Summary: Our Operations Team at WellPet is made up of passionate professionals who understand the difference our products make in the lives of pets.  They work cross functionally to ensure our products are readily available for pets to enjoy! Are you interested in joining our team as a Supply Chain Planner and building strong planning programs around the growth of our family of brands? Reporting to the Director of Supply Chain Planning, you will be responsible for the timely production planning of finished goods and for all communication and coordination between our manufacturing facility and partners, and all supporting disciplines.


Specifically, you will:

  • Plan/Procure Finished Goods in support of our demand forecasts and inventory goals.
  • Maintain and track supply chain planning metrics critical to customer fulfillment, product freshness, inventory management & co manufacturing vendor performance.
  • Drive all planning operations required to achieve on-time monthly schedule.
  • Drive the co manufacturer vendor-WellPet relationship, track finished products yield performance, ensure production, testing and delivery of finished goods per WellPet required lead times.
  • Support the marketing group with transition of inventory related to new product launches, line extensions, and any other changes.
  • Work with existing suppliers on an ongoing basis to support program and product requirements.
  • Support the Sales & Operations Planning process by collecting data, preparing presentations, etc.
  • Travel to suppliers as needed.
  • Live the WellPet Vision, Mission and Values and do whatever it takes for the pets who depend on us


 Position Requirements:

  • Minimum Bachelor’s Degree in a related discipline (preferably Business Management, Operations Management, Statistics, Mathematics, Industrial Engineering, Supply Chain Management, Economics).
  • 1-3 years of ‘retail facing’ supply chain planning experience within diverse manufacturing environments or consumer products industry verticals.
  • Strong analytic skills & report writing proficiency.
  • Strong, results-oriented professional with demonstrated ability to work cross-functionally.
  • Possesses extensive experience using ‘commercial off-the-shelf’ planning systems (Master Scheduling, DRP/MRP, ERP).  IFS ERP experience is a plus.
  • Advanced experience with Microsoft Excel required.
  • Collaborative team player with exemplary work-ethic, and a can-do attitude.
  • Lives locally in the greater Boston or southern New Hampshire area


To apply, please send your resume to and include “Supply Chain Planner” in the subject line.

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