Sr. Supply Chain Optimization Analyst - Lamb Weston - Kennewick, WA

ConAgra Foods (
Defense Contracting


  Full Time   Employee

United States

Build your career at ConAgra Foods.  At ConAgra Foods, we make great food — everyday food — in extraordinary ways, which is why we’re creating meaningful career opportunities for the best and the brightest. Whether you’re a recent graduate or an experienced professional, ConAgra Foods provides extraordinary job opportunities for growth with competitive salaries and benefits in an exciting, fast-paced workplace.

Job Summary:

Responsibilities include assisting with identifying and implementing department strategic objectives, identify process improvements for freight expense and recovery practices, assist with Transportation Budget, perform multi level freight analysis, create presentations as requested, interface with cross functional teams for data management objectives, assist with supplier network optimization, and provide support for department staff.


Position Responsibilities:

  • Administer specific customer program freight analysis with freight financial impact
  • Benchmark, trend, model and report freight expense and recovery data
  • Contribute to Transportation Budget process
  • Provide analysis and modeling support of systems to sustain Supply Chain initiatives
  • Assist with department staff, lead teams and special projects
  • Contribute to freight network strategies and the design of functional solutions
  • Create and give presentations as needed
  • Gather, organize, analyze large sets of data to identify and present proposed business decisions
  • Contribute to department process improvements and optimization opportunities


Position Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • 5 years experience in Supply Chain, preferably Transportation
  • Strong understanding of cost drivers within all modes of transportation
  • Strong understanding of Supply Chain Management principles
  • Strong analytical and mathematical skills, including Statistics
  • Excellent Data Management skills, Advanced data query and manipulation capabilities against sequel server databases using Excel and Access, including VBA and SQL server Management Studio
  • Ability to analyze information and provide a business case that is actionable
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, both formal and informal
    • Ability to communicate within all levels of the organization
  • Team player in a cross matrix organization and Self-motivated with the ability to work independently
  • Strong leadership with ability to relate and motivate people
  • Finance experience a plus


ConAgra Foods, Inc., is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

Supply Chain Management

To apply for this job, contact:
Phil Ziolkowski

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