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A family of companies and experiences

As the leading foodservice and support services company, Compass Group USA is known for our great people, great service and our great results. If you’ve been hungry and away from home, chances are you’ve tasted Compass Group’s delicious food and experienced our outstanding service. Our 200,000 associates work in award-winning restaurants, corporate cafes, hospitals, schools, arenas, museums, and more in all 50 states.

Our reach is constantly expanding to shape the industry and create new opportunities for innovation. Join the Compass family today!

great people. great services. great results.

Each and every individual plays a key role in the growth and legacy of our company. We know the next big idea can come from anyone. We encourage developing and attracting expertise that differentiates us as a company as we continue to raise the bar.


Who is Foodbuy?


We are the industry leader in procurement and supply chain solutions.  We are the subsidiary to the 6th largest company in the world (Compass Group PLC), yet Foodbuy’s CEO knows all associates by their name.  We pride ourselves on our ability to source and provide a variety of products and services that help our customers more easily, and cost effectively, run their businesses.  We work with clients in the Hospitality, Restaurant, Healthcare, Education and Entertainment industries, and of course we support Compass Group-- which is the world’s largest contract food and support services provider.


Why Foodbuy?


We care about our associates, our clients, and our community.  We think big, encourage innovation and debate, and seek out game changers.  Our benefits and PTO offerings are strong.  Our compensation packages are competitive.  And we are constantly growing, and we want our associates’ careers to grow along with us.  We have an open and modern work environment, believe in flexibility, and promote a collaborative open door environment.


Additionally, we follow a value system called FORT, which stands for Flexibility, Optimistic, Resourceful, and Transparent.  FORT is the foundation for everything we do at Foodbuy.  It is how we behave and interact with our clients, business partners and fellow associates. 

Job Summary

The Operations Finance Analyst - Team Lead is responsible for assembling and analyzing data and information in support of the Compass Sectors, Customer Relations Support, and Finance organizations for Foodbuy.  This position is accountable for developing and implementing forms of financial, quantitative and qualitative measurements to provide documentation of financial performance. Responsibility for performing detailed research and analysis to ensure data integrity and data accuracy.



  •  Sector Support
    • Provide opportunity analysis in support of Compass Sectors
    • Provide recommendations for product rationalization
    • Review spend analysis for Compass Sectors
    • Provide analysis for category reviews
    • Prepare executive level summaries based on analysis
  •  Customer Relations Support
    • Review compliance reporting in support of customer relations
    • Provide analysis for sector reviews
    • Provide ad hoc sector or Business Excellence reporting for Customer Relations
  •  Finance Support
    • Support Ceres enhancements process
    • Provide ad hoc analysis and reporting for Finance
  • Function as Team Lead to manage work flow for team and ensure deadlines are met
  • Analyze and review existing processes to identify areas of improvement
  • Document and maintain training materials



  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; Finance, Supply Chain or related field of study preferred; significant related experience will be considered in lieu of formal education
  • 3+ years of financial or trend analysis experience
  • Supplier and customer interaction experience
  • Purchasing/procurement experience
  • Distribution or foodservice experience
  • Intermediate knowledge of Excel required
  • Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Access
  • Ability to become proficient in internal and external data maintenance and analytics tools
  • Detail-oriented with strong analytical/problem solving skills
  • Adapt behavior in dealing with changing situations and people.  Be open-minded and adjust priorities in response to unanticipated events
  • Collaborative – works well as a member of a team
  • Coordinate and organize resources and people in efficient and effective ways to accomplish larger strategies and goals
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills
  • Strong customer service focus—both internal and external customers

Apply to Foodbuy today!

Foodbuy is a member of Compass Group USA

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Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer.  At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.

Req ID: 235635




Nearest Major Market: Charlotte

Job Segment: Financial, Financial Analyst, Food Service, Finance, Hospitality