Dawn Foods is a global leader in bakery manufacturing and ingredients distribution. As the partner of choice for inspiring bakery success, we helpcustomers grow their business through meaningful partnerships, research-driven insights and innovations, and products and expertise they can depend on. As a family-owned company, our commitments to our people, products, customers, and corporate values, are all part of our recipe for success.
Why work for Dawn Foods?
PEOPLE. PRODUCTS. CUSTOMERS.
Why should you apply? We invest in you!
Industry-leading health insurance on Day 1!
401(K) + company match
10 Paid Company Holidays
Paid Time Off
Family-owned business over 100 years in service
An opportunity for career advancement, working as part of an empowering workforce.
Job Purpose and Overview
The Procurement Analyst I is tasked with overseeing and administering contracts within SAP, creating, and sustaining essential departmental reports and tools, and analyzing both internal and external data to support crucial sourcing and supplier decisions.
This role is a hybrid position located in Jackson, MI. The Procurement Analyst I is required to be on-site at our Jackson, MI home office for a minimum of 15% in office, 3 days per month with a potential travel commitment of up to 20%.
What will you do as a Procurement Analyst I at Dawn Foods?
Perform continuous contract management. Maintain contracts in SAP ECC with high degree of accuracy, & timeliness.
Investigation of blocked invoices & pricing discrepancies.
Create, maintain, and publish accurate critical department reports including spend, purchase price variance (PPV), commodity price forecasting, cost optimization, payment terms, supplier relationship management (SRM), vendor rebates, & Key account/national account volume & contract management.
Become a subject matter expert and support procurement processes such as source to contract & procure to pay (I.e., maintain source lists in SAP ECC, support master data governance, new item & supplier set up, supplier payment terms, etc.)
Analyze internal trends such as volume, demand, price, service level to help make critical sourcing & supplier decisions.
Analyze price trends and assess their impact on future activities, continuously develop market knowledge, and assess suppliers based upon organizational key performance indicators.
Support critical supplier relationship management.
Other duties or assignments as needed.
What Does It Take to be a Procurement Analyst I at Dawn Foods?
Below are the minimum qualifications to be a fit for this job.
Bachelor's degree in supply chain management, Engineering, Operations Management, Finance, Accounting, or related discipline required.
3 years of experience in procurement, purchasing, strategic sourcing, supply chain, or a related field highly preferred.
Strong ability to, synthesize, analyze & present data.
Moderate/Advanced user skill level in Microsoft Excel
SAP ECC, MM, & S4 Hana or BI experience preferred.
Physical Demands & Work Environment
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by a Team Member to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Description of the physical requirements of the job (e.g., motor coordination, physical effort, movement required).
Description of the work environment (e.g., office setting, manufacturing facility).
This role is hybrid (minimum of 15% in office, 3 days per month) with a potential travel commitment of up to 20%.
Note:The level of physical effort may vary from site to site and in some cases be greater or lesser than documented here.
About Our Benefits
Dawn is proud to employ the top talent in the baking industry, and we reward our people with comprehensive health and well-being coverage, competitive compensation packages, and award-winning benefit offerings. We also help protect your future financial health with a generous 401(k) matching program that provides additional retirement funds and many tools and resources on financial wellness. Dawn encourages professional growth through tuition assistance and educational programs, and we are always searching for ways to improve our industry-leading services and benefits.
An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity/gender expression, citizenship status, military or veteran status, genetic information or any other status or condition that is protected by applicable law.
Requisition ID: 35229
An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability