PROCUREMENT ANALYST I

Supply Chain, Procurement & Transportation Greeley, Colorado


Description

Position at JBS USA Food Company

JBS USA is a leading global provider of diversified, high-quality food products, including a portfolio of well-recognized brands and innovative, easy-to-use food solutions. We process, prepare, package and deliver fresh and value-added premium meat, poultry and retail-ready food products for customers in approximately 100 countries on six continents. We are also the majority shareholder of Pilgrim’s, the largest poultry company in North America. JBS USA employs more than 100,000 team members, and our corporate office is located in beautiful Greeley, Colorado, where our 1,200 team members onsite enjoy more than 300 days of sunshine a year.


We are looking for a Procurement Analyst for JBS that reports to the Corporate Office in Greeley, CO.

Reporting to the Category Manager, the Procurement Analyst is responsible for assisting the Category Manager in establishing sourcing strategies, leading sourcing events, and managing day-to-day activities.  The Procurement Analyst plays a crucial role in the execution of contracts, supplier management, and supporting plant operations.

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with Category Manager to develop sourcing strategies and execute sourcing events
  • Analyze spend and work cross functionally with internal business stakeholders to determine business requirements for sourcing events
  • Leverage market research in sourcing decisions and risk management; disseminate market intelligence
  • Analyze bid results and assist with developing recommendations on awarding business to suppliers
  • Support Category Manager in sound contract management and ensure contract compliance 
  • Maintain supplier relationships and communications to build strategic partnerships; evaluate and measure supplier performance to ensure expectations are met
  • Support plant buyers and operations with day-to-day purchasing needs and address supplier performance issues
  • Perform spend analytics to identify savings opportunities, optimize Total Cost of Ownership (TCO), and eliminate waste
  • Focus on process improvement and efficiency gains through standardization and automation
  • Track savings against key performance indicator targets
  • Assist with creating new materials, sourcing to plant locations, and maintaining current pricing under agreements

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Analytical, critical thinking, problem solving
  • Proficient using Microsoft Office, particularly Excel and PowerPoint
  • Assertive, initiative, self-motivated
  • Sense of urgency, ownership, and accountability
  • Focus on customer satisfaction and value creation
  • Communication and presentation
  • Collaboration, team player
  • Intellectual curiosity
  • Flexible and adaptable

 EOE/M/F/V/Disabled