Procurement Specialist, MRO

Omaha, Nebraska
Req-004844

Conagra Brands has the most energized, highest-impact culture in food. Our people persistently challenge and disrupt marketplace/business conventions and we are respected for our great brands, great food, great margins and consistent results. Conagra Brands, be part of building something BIG.

In-depth knowledge of Procurement systems and processes.  Strong Organizational skills.  Ability to manage multiple projects.  Must be self-motivated and capable of working independently. 

  • Utilize quantitative skills to analyze, validate, manipulate, and manage large amounts of data (e.g. category spend, project and decision support, trend analysis) across categories
  • Prepare RFQ/RFP materials, support negotiations and represent the company on external sourcing events, and execute contracts
  • Manage smaller MRO category strategies, as determined by the MRO leadership team
  • Work with cross-functional reps to develop detailed requirement documents, award scenarios, and contract documents (MSA, Statement of Work, Ordering Documents, etc.)
  • Develop and track supplier transition plans
  • Administer, audit, and recommend approval of ordering process to ensure adherence to terms and conditions of warranty, long term service agreements, and MRO policies
  • Communicate with external suppliers and internal functions (e.g. plant ops) to manage supplier performance and relationships
  • Maintain up-to-date invoice data to support cost metrics and continuous improvement in delivery, cost, quality, and customer satisfaction, with a primary focus on productivity
  • Query invoice database to identify high cost drivers and high usage parts
  • Execute category audits to monitor and report on performance to the savings/budget commitments
  • Document and update MRO performance metrics, charts, spreadsheets, and presentations for internal reporting
  • Participate in training of new employees, both within and outside of the department as requested
  • Experience in MRO Procurement preferred
  • SAP experience
  • Strong data mining and analysis experience
  • Good leadership, project management, and organizational skills with the ability to work-cross functionally
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Self-directed, resulted and goal oriented
  • Experience with MS Office tools, specifically Outlook, Word and Excel
  • Bachelor’s Degree

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Conagra Brands is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, pregnancy, leave status, disability, veteran status, genetic information and/or any other characteristic or status protected by national, federal, state or local law.

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WHO IS CONAGRA BRANDS?

Conagra Brands (NYSE: CAG) is an approximately $8 billion company that combines a rich heritage of making great food with a sharpened focus and entrepreneurial spirit. We’re transforming the way we operate to fulfill what consumers and customers want, in a smart, simple way. We’re modernizing our iconic food brands, leveraging fresh opportunities and adapting to a changing landscape – all with a culture that’s ready to capture growth and drive shareholder value.