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Procurement Analyst

Purpose and Scope/General Summary: We are looking for an Energy Procurement Analyst for JBS USA Corporate Procurement that reports to the Energy Category Manager. This position can be either a Procurement Analyst I or II, based on experience. This position will be at JBS USA’s corporate location in Greeley, Colorado.


  • Collaborate with Energy Category Manager to develop sourcing strategies for purchasing natural gas, electricity, and Co2, that reduce costs and/or mitigate risk

  • Work cross-functionally with plant buyers, sustainability, and internal business stakeholders to develop business requirements for sourcing events and GHG reduction efforts

  • Utilize internal and external (market research) analysis in sourcing and risk management decisions to ensure category objectives and targets are being met

  • Support Energy Category Manager in creating cash flow models, forecasting, and ongoing oversite of existing and new renewable energy projects

  • Perform spend analytics and identify sourcing levers to achieve targeted savings and optimized Total Cost of Ownership through strategic sourcing initiatives

  • Support the Energy Category Manager by leading strategic sourcing events and associated support activity including: development of sourcing profiles, execution of sourcing strategies and management of supplier contracts and pricing agreements.

  • Maintain database of pricing and usage information for natural gas, electricity, and Nitrogen/Co2

  • Develop reporting tools to communicate fundamental market drivers and analysis to internal stakeholders

  • Stay informed of regulatory rate cases for utilities which could materially impact costs for plants

  • Spot check invoices from utilities to ensure proper price, taxation, and fees.


  • Bachelor’s degree required

  • Proven proficiency in Excel; knowledge of SAP a plus

  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills

  • General curiosity and interest in markets, knowledge of renewable energy sources a plus

  • Detail oriented with a strong sense of urgency

  • Team player with a positive attitude who can work with multiple internal and supplier teams

  • Knowledge and experience in Energy markets or commodity trading is desirable

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 $50,000-$65,000; and

  • Incentive Pay: 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;

For individuals assigned and/or hired to work in Colorado, JBS and Pilgrim’s is required by law to include a reasonable estimate of the compensation for this role. This compensation range is specific to the State of Colorado and takes into account various factors that are considered in making compensation decisions, including but not limited to a candidate’s relevant experience, qualifications, skills, competencies, and proficiencies for the role.

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. 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.

About us: 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.

Our mission: To be the best in all that we do, completely focused on our business, ensuring the best products and services to our customers, a relationship of trust with our suppliers, profitability for our shareholders and the opportunity of a better future for all of our team members.

Our core values are: Availability, Determination, Discipline, Humility, Ownership, Simplicity, Sincerity