The Keurig Dr. Pepper (KDP) Global Sourcing Category Manager will be responsible for the development, implementation and execution of sourcing for Advanced Development R&D activities. This position will be part of KDP's Appliance Business Unit.
Your Responsibilities Will Include the Following
- Define and drive sourcing and pricing strategy for Appliance Advanced Development in line with the business strategy. Define and implement appropriate commercial contract models as needed.
- Develop trusted relationships with the business/functional partners/suppliers. Lead cross-functional teams to ensure effective, collaborative and strategic sourcing decisions that satisfy requirements of internal partners
- Develop a deep understanding of technical suppliers to facilitate an efficient and agile response to operational and contractual challenges
- Develop and maintain market information on suppliers. Work with business units