Industry: Food & Beverages•
8 - 10 years
Posted 8 days ago
We are a leading CPG manufacturing company with leadership positions in many of our categories. We have roots to the 1930's and continue to lead and innovate. We are currently adding a Director of Indirect Sourcing to lead our entire Indirect business:
This role will create a competitive advantage through reducing purchasing/sourcing and supply management costs while increasing shareholder returns. Create a core supplier network that assists us in delivering the technology, knowledge, products, and services that will provide a competitive advantage in the market place. Provide strategy and create beneficial deals for our Sourcing Department. Develop and disseminate required policies, direction, and coordination of several strategic corporate functions, across inter-company and regional areas of the organization.
Bachelor's degree in Business, Engineering or equivalent required, MBA preferred.
Must have ten years work experience in Purchasing with both material management. California and commodity experience a plus
Strong analytical skills, with highly proficient use of Excel
Excellent knowledge of MS Office applications: word processing, presentation, data base management
Experience in Purchasing system operation and SAP
Demonstrated leadership and problem solving skills including ability to develop top talent
Strong communication abilities, capable of simplifying complex data
Excellent Interpersonal and Negotiating skills.
Strong accounting and tax knowledge