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Tyson Foods, Inc.

Customer Planning Specialist

Tyson Foods, Inc. - Chicago, IL

SUMMARY: Responsible for key deliverables to ensure accuracy and maintenance of trade within various trade systems plans for assigned customer. Monitor invoice accuracy & resolve issues/errors to minimize deductions, actualizing of promotions, maintain customer promotional backup, create customer check payments, and development of customer contracts. Support the maintenance of customer/team scorecards and developing key reports out of various trade systems. Support ad hoc requests for Customer Development Manager (CDM) and Team Performance Manager (TPM) for assigned customer.

Responsible for trade plan input and deduction maintenance for assigned customer team; Support TPM & CPA to analyze, update and monitorforecast and trade spend accuracy; Maintain customer promotion calendar and distribute to appropriate parties; Provide support on baseline/incremental planning and post promotional analytics. Assist CPA in ongoing maintenance of Customer and/or Team scorecards; Price bandwidth monitoring and analysis with TPM and CPA; Coordinate with CSAMs on order fulfillment issues; Establish, nurture, and maintain productive working relationships with key customer and internal stakeholders.


Education: Requires education beyond high school including special training, vocational school and/or college courses. Bachelor's Degree is preferred.

Experience: 3 years' work experience.

Computer Skills: Standard computer skills.

Communication Skills: Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Supervisory: NA

Travel: 2-4 domestic trips per year

Job requirements


This position does not offer reimbursement for interview expenses and/or relocation assistance. Priority consideration will be provided to area applicants that reside within a 50 mile radius of the posted location first. If local applicants are not selected, applicants from other areas will then be reviewed for consideration.

If you are relocating to this area, please note your relocation date in your Cover Letter.

8 days 4 hours ago

Tyson Foods, Inc.


Customer Planning Specialist Tyson Foods, Inc. - Chicago, IL, United States


Location: Chicago, IL

Company Profile:
Tyson Foods, Inc., founded in 1935 with headquarters in Springdale, Arkansas, is one of the world's largest processors and marketers of chicken, beef and pork, the second-largest food production company in the Fortune 500 and a member of the S&P 500. The company produces a wide variety of protein-based and prepared food products and is the recognized market leader in the retail and foodservice markets it serves. Tyson provides products and services to customers throughout the United States and more than 90 countries. The company has approximately 115,000 Team Members employed at more than 400 facilities and offices in the United States and around the world. Through its Core Values, Code of Conduct and Team Member Bill of Rights, Tyson strives to operate with integrity and trust and is committed to creating value for its shareholders, customers and Team Members. The company also strives to be faith-friendly, provide a safe work environment and serve as stewards of the animals, land and environment entrusted to it.