- Develop Category Plans and present to senior management spend trends, sourcing opportunities, supplier consolidation initiatives and market information.
- Drive Total Cost of Ownership reductions for spend through analytics and internal partnerships
- Lead, coach and train team of 2-5 direct reports.
- Generate structural savings to deliver YOY bottom line enhanced revenue.
- Drive change management process with internal partners.
- Identify and integrate key partner suppliers into programs focused against service, supply cost reduction and logistics operations.
- Bachelors Degree (Required), Masters (Preferred)
- 5+ years within procurement (BOTH Indirect & Direct)
- Experience sourcing Food Ingredients (Required)
- People Management Experience (Required)