Head – Supply Chain
Leading brand in Food Produce Industry
Located near Ozark, MO
Competitive Salary, Full time, Full Benefits, Full Relocation
· Responsible to lead and develop all procurement and vendor management inventory staff.
· Responsible to work directly with business development team establishing regular communication of Market Fresh Produce cost and secure grower support and pricing on all contracts and RFPs.
· Responsible to direct and train Vendor Management Inventory Staff.
· Responsible to monitor markets in conjunction with the MFP category management team, grower partners and vendors to establish weekly trends in the market.
· Responsible to create and distribute weekly market updatereports.
· Responsible to oversee logistics to find improved ways to deliver our products to customers and meet on time requirements.
· Direct the on-site inspections at supply partners to ensure MFP specs and SOPs are being followed.
· BachelorDegree in Economics, logistics, supply chain management or business administration.
· At-least 7 years’ experience of procurement in the fresh fruit/vegetable produce industry.
· Must possess a strong connection to the grower and shipper community.
· Ability to utilize QuickBooks and MS Office.
· Ability to travel for company business.
· Proficiency with Famous software is preferred.
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