Monitor and report purchasing department performance measures. Review quotes and negotiate pricing and contract terms for supplies, materials, equipment, technology and services consistent with cost, quality and delivery expectations, as required.
In this role, the selected candidate will be responsible for writing comprehensive subcontracts and purchase orders; assist with the buy-out process, including negotiating with subcontractors and suppliers and awarding of scopes of work.
Acquires leads and develops team by being a mentor to direct reports, enhancing potential skills and addressing development opportunities. Provides timely and behaviorally specific feedback, aligns and mobilizes the organization with a set of common goals while maintaining an encouraging demeanor at moments of stress in a way that will positively influence others' attitudes.
Work cross-functionally across internal and external leadership teams to manage and resolve escalated day to day issues regarding the daily execution of Fresh Channel, McLane Suneast and key vendor partners including Taylor Farms, Bakery Express & New York International.