JBS USA JUNIOR MERCHANDISER in Greeley, Colorado
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.
JBS Live Pork is hiring a Junior Merchandiser to work from the Greeley, Colorado corporate office. JBS Live Pork is the 7 th largest pork producer in the U.S. with pig production operations in 7 states. The Junior Merchandiser supports the merchandising team and business by assisting in the buying and selling of commodities, ingredient supply, as well as logistics related to feed mill operations.
Quickly resolve logistics issues that can arise on daily feed ingredient deliveries
Navigate Purchase Order system to maintain contract quantities, purchase prices, freight rates, daily reports, etc.
Manage feed ingredient inventory at multiple mill locations
Sustain current vendor relationships and explore opportunities to establish new ones with ingredient suppliers and freight haulers
Collaborate with Accounts Payable for any payment discrepancy or inquiry
Communicate with outside vendors frequently to gather market data, establish trades or contract loads
Bachelor’s Degree or Equivalent Experience
Background and education in agricultural economics or agriculture business as well production agriculture highly desired
General knowledge of accounting process and ability to reconcile ability to use Excel and manipulate spreadsheets
Ability to utilize enterprise software and manage database of information
Ability to build relationships with vendors, as well as communicate clearly and concisely with internal and external customers
Strong work ethic and sense of urgency – self-motivated and driven
Customer service oriented when working with grain customers and feed mill personnel.
The applicant who fills this position will be eligible for the following compensation and benefits:
Benefits: Vision, Medical, and Dental coverage begin after 60 days of employment;
Paid Time Off: sick leave, vacation, and 6 company observed holidays;
401(k): company match begins after the first year of service and follows the company vesting schedule
Base salary range of $45,255-$58,800; and
This position is eligible to participate in the Company’s annual bonus plan, the amount of bonus varies and is subject to the standard terms and conditions of the incentive program
The Company is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our team members and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct a drug, alcohol, and background checks for all new team members post-offer and prior to the start of employment. It is a job expectation that all new employees have, at minimum, the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine in advance of their first date of employment. If you need assistance in obtaining a vaccine, the Company can help schedule you with one of its healthcare partners following a conditional job offer, if one is made. The Immigration Reform and Control Act requires that verification of employment eligibility be documented for all new employees by the end of the third day of work.