Two Chicks With A Side Hustle

Employer: US Foods

Join Our Community of Food People!

Process incoming new item requests via the PIM application, achieving 100% accuracy without duplicating records. Maintain the PIM data integrity within the assigned PIM groups and merchandising categories.

This position is been determined to be Remote Anywhere: The work is completed 100% remote anywhere in the U.S. except Hawaii or United States Territories.

Essential Functions:

  • Process all division & acquisition related new item requests in a timely fashion or deadline provided by acquisition team
  • Process all division & acquisition maintenance requests in a timely fashion or deadline provided by acquisition team
  • Process group and segmentation reviews in a timely fashion
  • Review audit results to update as necessary and work with supervisor/manager to maintain acceptable audit review percentages
  • Review and maintain new item/direct requests through the FSEnet portal and coordinate receipt of electronic spec sheet/ new item documentation through the PIM application
  • Create new or review existing specification guidelines at PIM Hierarchy group and/or category level to provide guidance for the PIM department for more efficient and accurate new item set up.
  • Verify documentation (manufacturer specification sheets) for all necessary requirements
  • Extensive research of the PIM catalog in order to determine if the item already exists
  • Input all required data fields needed to create a new PIM record if item does not exist in system; including specific description attributes that may require more research than the provided electronic spec sheet data
  • Maintain open communication with other PIM associates, Category Management, buyers, vendors and acquisition stakeholders to successfully set up and maintain items
  • Support and assist with merchandising segmentation spreadsheet reviews and obtain missing food data attributes.

Qualifications External

  • Education/Training: High School Diploma/G.E.D. Some college preferred.


  • Minimum 1-2 years of foodservice/distributor support function (office setting).
  • Preferred Purchasing or inventory related background.
  • Data Entry experience is Required


  • Computer literate.
  • Require proficiency in Outlook
  • Beginner Excel Skills (Use custom filters, sort and drag)
  • PROFITS or PRISM experience a plus.
  • Foodservice Product Knowledge a plus
  • Researching, organizational, multi-tasking, decision making, analytical/problem solving
  • Must have both alpha and numeric data entry skills with a high degree of accuracy for data input.
  • Detail-oriented, learn quickly in a fast paced environment
  • Must have excellent customer service skills both verbal and written. Ability to compose appropriate written
  • communication to internal customers and external vendors. Ability to communicate effectively by telephone.
  • Motivated self-starter that demonstrates positive attitude