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.
Integrated Margin Management (IMM) is a structured process which provides commodity and competitive insights, subsequently leading to maintaining and/or growing margin. This individual will continue to oversee and lead the roll-out of IMM capabilities that will synchronize the company's procurement and pricing strategies. They will be responsible for day to day management of the IMM process and future strategic vision of IMM program, along with three direct reports that will support in these efforts. The individual will be monitoring and sharing critical KPI's with leadership on a monthly basis. They will coordinate company-wide analyses and recommended solutions that affect brand / commodity decisions, while serving as a subject matter expert for commodities and pricing impacts across total brand portfolio. Championing the long-term strategic planning of IMM and subsequent impact on the organization is a key component of the role.
Build and manage IMM capabilities across the company
Champion efforts to socialize IMM activities and share success stories (internally and externally)
Lead projects focused on improving program infrastructure and enhancing capabilities
Serve as subject matter expert for commodities impacts on brand / company-wide financial performance
Oversee commodity / pricing interdependencies and issues resolution across brand teams
Set, monitor and hold others accountable for IMM performance metrics
Ensure monthly and exception-based IMM meetings align with program expectations
Manage all reporting efforts with key program stakeholders and upper management
Oversee the performance and professional development of direct reports
Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain, Finance, Business, Statistics, Mathematics or related field
Strong oral, written, and analytical skills
Strong pricing background and some experience with commodities and / or financial markets preferred
Demonstrated communication, collaboration, and leadership skills
5+ years consumer products, pricing and / or procurement experience
Experience in and / or exposure to S&OP process and procedures, customer planning and / or supply planning
Knowledge of IRI and / or procurement software solutions (e.g., RightAngle) preferred
Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Suite of tools
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.