Supply Chain, Procurement & Transportation Guntersville, Alabama


Position at Pilgrim's

Primary Responsibilities


  • Acts as back up for division purchasing coordinator in fulfilling BPCS and other purchasing responsibilities during his/her absence.


  • Consolidates with corporate purchasing regarding routine reports and procedures.


  • Communicates with outlying facilities (hatchery, feed mill, etc.) re their purchasing questions.


  • Accepts assignments/special projects from purchasing coordinator as required.


  • Cross trains to perform duties of requisitioner, issuer or receiver as required.


  • Communicates with vendors and places orders with vendors.


  • Expedites delivery.


      Experience and Knowledge:


  • Desire high school education or equivalent.
  • Exposure to purchasing function helpful.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to use e-mail, word processing and spreadsheet packages to communicate and perform work.
  • Ability to learn BPCS and train/support other local users.
  • Must have strong computer skills.
  • Some lifting is required.