Role details

Strategic Sourcing Manager

Chicago   •   USD100,000 - USD140,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Growing organization
  • Build out your team

About Our Client

Our client is a leader in the Food & Beverage industry. They have set themselves apart by using all-organic, all-natural ingredients in their products. They have taken an equal focus in establishing their company as a sustainable, environmentally friendly business eager to give back to the environment. As result, they have catapulted ahead of their competition, resulting in substantial growth to their business.

Job Description

The Strategic Sourcing Manager will be responsible for managing the entire strategic sourcing process, while developing and improving on planning and development models. They will also build strategies with all manufacturing facilities in North America while establishing strong supplier relationships to meet production demands. The Strategic Sourcing Manager will also create material requirement plans to insure a consistent material flow throughout the production process. They will also have a strong focus on continuous improvement within the souring division, establishing best practices throughout the entire group.

Equally, the Strategic Sourcing Manager will be responsible for identifying, hiring and training 2 to 3 new hires into the organization. They will partner closely with the internal acquisition team, external recruitment agencies, and other sources to find the best professionals in the market.

The Successful Applicant

The Strategic Sourcing Manager will have 8 years sourcing and procurement experience within the food and beverage industry. Experience sourcing organic, natural ingredients is a huge plus. The Strategic Sourcing Manager will also have 4 years people management experience for teams up to 10 individuals. They will thrive in fast moving, rapidly growing business and have the emotional intelligence to work cross-functionally across the entire organization.

What's on Offer

The is a great role for mid-career Procurement professionals who are ready to take their career to the next level. For all those interested, apply now.

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