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Logistics Development Associate - Future Opportunities 2022

Company: Conagra Brands
Location: Omaha
Posted on: January 15, 2022

Job Description:

This job posting is an "Evergreen Requisition" designed to gather talent for current or future open positions. It Is a way for Conagra to expedite the hiring process when there is a need to fill that type of role. By applying to an Evergreen Requisition, you are expressing your interest in a particular job function within Conagra. Your application will be reviewed by a Talent Acquisition Specialist who may reach out to learn more about your career interests, and how that may best fit with Conagra. In addition to submitting your resume to an Evergreen Requisition, we encourage you to create a job search agent to be alerted when positions in your areas of interest become available.Job SummaryThe Logistics Development Program (LDP) provides an accelerated training program for college graduates who have an ability to excel in today's Supply Chain environment. The program will provide you with exposure to the various facets of Supply Chain within a diverse Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) organization and an opportunity to develop into a future Supply Chain leader. The LDP will build on your skill-set by providing exposure to experienced professionals and various areas of Supply Chain including: Sales and Operations Planning, Transportation and Warehousing, Customer Supply Chain and the Project Management Organization. You will report into a Supply Chain Manager throughout the program.The Program is structured to last approximately 24-36 months and will allow for growth and individual development opportunities. You will rotate through three Supply Chain functions during your time in the program. These rotations will vary based on your industry experience, career aspirations, and business need.Position ResponsibilitiesGenerate forecasts for assigned product categories using inputs from all available sourcesAnalyze the statistical forecast and execute changes as necessaryCollaborate with marketing and finance on monthly consensus volumes and translate those volumes to lower levels to finalize volume mixDevelop future demand plans that drive supply chain planning processesAssign shipments to preferred carriers using transportation management systemOrganize and consolidate truckloads to provide economical rates and high-performance levelsMonitor deliveries, assisting carriers in resolving issues and communicating to appropriate parties, as necessaryAnalyze existing shipping processes for improvements and provide support for various implementation plansDevelop and manage project timelinesAssist with driving supply chain agenda with strategic customersProvide leadership, and resolution, to the company and customers on Supply Chain issuesPosition QualificationsBachelor's degree in Logistics, Supply Chain Management, Economics, Business, Engineering, or a related disciplineLeadership experienceFinancial knowledge (i.e. budget management, cost driver understanding)Ability to react to daily situations without losing sight of strategyDesire to grow within our Supply Chain departmentAbility to relocate and travel up to 10%Our Benefits:We care about your total well-being and will support you with the following, subject to your location and role:Health: Medical, dental and vision insurance, company-paid life, accident and disability insuranceWealth: great pay, incentive opportunity, matching 401(k) and stock purchase planGrowth: online courses, virtual and classroom development experiencesBalance: paid-time off, paternal leave, flexible work-schedules (subject to your location and role)Our Company:Conagra Brands is one of North America's leading branded food companies. We have a rich heritage of making great food, and a team that's passionate about innovation and growth. Conagra offers choices for every occasion through iconic brands, such as Birds Eye®, Marie Callender's®, Banquet®, Healthy Choice®, Slim Jim®, Reddi-wip®, and Vlasic®, and emerging brands, including Angie's® BOOMCHICKAPOP®, Duke's®, Earth Balance®, Gardein®, and Frontera®.We pride ourselves on having the most impactful, energized and inclusive culture in the food industry. For more information, visit 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.

Keywords: Conagra Brands, Omaha , Logistics Development Associate - Future Opportunities 2022, Other , Omaha, Nebraska

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