Company: Morgan Truck Body LLC
Posted on: February 25, 2021
Morgan Truck Body is the largest manufacturer of medium duty
freight and refrigerated van and truck bodies in North America.
Founded in 1952, as a small welding shop in Morgantown,
Pennsylvania, on the site where Conestoga wagons were manufactured
through the late 1800s, we have experienced tremendous growth and
continue to look for additional expansion opportunities around the
world. With a total of fourteen manufacturing and six service
facilities strategically located across the U.S. and Canada, Morgan
is able to provide the quality, service, and prompt delivery our
A subsidiary of J.B. Poindexter, a privately held diversified
manufacturing company, Morgan Truck Body offers a vast variety of
career opportunities, internally as well as within the J.B.
Poindexter family of companies. We offer competitive salaries and
progressive benefits including health, dental, vision, life
insurance, disability plans, 401K, paid time off, tuition
reimbursement and more. We pride ourselves in team member
development, performance, recognition, and a culture of diversity
and respect. Whether you are taking the next step of your career or
just beginning, joining Morgan s winning team means being part of a
great home away from home. You will be challenged. You will be
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Reporting to Director of Purchasing and Business Support, the
Business Analyst Procurement will provide analytical support to the
procurement function. Key responsibilities include tracking actual
performance against budgeted targets, support data analysis,
monthly closing, and reporting. The analyst will be a key
contributor to the strategic planning process, annual budgeting
process and updated forecasting. Outstanding analytical and
communication skills are critical to the success of this
KEY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Work closely with Purchasing Department to track key purchasing
initiatives including the international sourcing program, perform
make versus buy analysis and establish a vendor scorecard to
monitor vendor performance.
Coordinate the purchasing projections for the strategic plan,
annual budget and updated forecast and track actual performance
against agreed plan.
Analyze key cost drivers, spend by vendor and other factors
influencing total cost of materials.
Maintain Purchasing data in DATA3 (item master file, vendor master
file, PPV file and etc.)
Provide analytical support to Purchasing and create ad-hoc
Review purchasing transactions regularly and communicate each
transaction owner for improvement.
Participate in monthly closing, reporting, and executive
Prepare and present monthly report summarizing key business
initiatives including wins, losses and lessons learned.
Track market driven cost movements and impact on business.
Participate in price committee to determine pricing actions
required to recover market driven cost movements and maintain
Other duties as assigned.
Advanced degree (MBA) in finance or related business
1-3 years of purchasing experience.
Ability to understand broader business issues and the cause-effect
relationships within each functional area.
Excellent analytical, interpersonal, and communication skills.
Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office software, including Excel
Good understanding of ERP & MRP system. JDE experience is a
Understanding of Lean principles and ability to streamline
Working in an office environment in a seated position a minimum of
eight hours per day is required.
The performance of this position may occasionally require exposure
to the manufacturing areas where under certain areas require the
use of personal protective equipment such as safety glasses with
side shields and mandatory hearing protection. Primary environment:
ambient room temperatures, lighting and traditional office
equipment as found in a typical office environment.
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