Sr. Sourcing and Supply Chain Manager

International Permanent USD110,000 - USD130,000 per year
  • Sr. Sourcing & Supply Chain Manager Role w/ Booming Wellness Brand!
  • Onsite 1x/week in West LA area - Offering Exciting Longterm Career Growth!

About Our Client

My client is a rapidly-growing health and wellness brand that uses organic, FDA regulated ingredients to generate their ground breaking products. The brand is fueled by utilizing plant-based ingredients to be exact! They are continually adding new products to their portfolio year-over-year and need a go-getter Sr. Manager to take on all sourcing, planning, and production needs across the business!

Job Description

Supply Chain Planning and Optimization:

  • Drive operational excellence, enhancements and improvements using monthly KPI's to identify areas of opportunities
  • Manage the Supply and Production plan; Own and review the supply/demand balance to determine optimal production strategies and cadence.
  • Identify process re-engineering and outsourcing opportunities to increase efficiencies and maximize spend opportunities; Identify cost savings opportunities across the entire supply chain
  • Develop and maintain Supply Chain KPIs in collaboration with cross-functional partners
  • Evaluate planning parameters and lead-times to establish more automated planning processes
  • Develop a strategic safety stock methodology to achieve a desired service level target
  • Assist Operations team to acquire and organize all pertinent product data (e.g. COA, testing results, vegan statements, Prop 65 documentation, nutrition panels, etc.)
  • Assist in Creative Operations; liaise between the internal Creative team and print/component manufacturers to ensure artwork for production are correct
  • Manage monthly inventory reports identifying OOS, EXOBs and Expiration risks
  • Identify and execute continuous improvement opportunities from a Supply Chain and overall business perspective for cost savings, inventory reduction and supply chain efficiencies
  • Issue and maintain POs within Netsuite ERP, and ensure visibility and alignment with suppliers on deliverables.


  • Lead sourcing strategies through the entire supply chain, from raw materials to finished goods
  • Support product development through identifying and sourcing key suppliers; audit and review their manufacturing processes through physical site inspection and staff interviews, manufacturing and quality audits.
  • Develop supply management strategies by which vendors are evaluated, selected and managed in accordance with established guidelines and best practices (RFI/RFP, scorecards, performance metrics, escalation/response processes, etc.).
  • Lead key strategic sourcing initiatives. Serve as the primary liaison between stakeholders and vendors in the end-to-end strategic sourcing process, including category/commodity analysis, supplier selection, continuity of supply, and contract negotiation.
  • Determine and recommend alternate supply strategies to create cost savings and/or business continuity
  • Address material functionality, cost and pricing analyses, and supply risk factors.

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Supply Chain Management, or related field preferred.
  • Minimum of 5-10 years of experience in Supply Chain or Operations
  • Nutritional Supplements, CCOF or beauty experience a plus
  • Experience in direct sourcing and negotiating contracts and managing vendors.
  • Superior problem solving and analytical skills (both quantitative and qualitative).
  • Experience with ERP and data warehouse tools (Netsuite highly desired)
  • Expert proficiency in excel - lookups, pivot tables, links
  • Strong project management skills in support of cross-functional team activities
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Excellent analytical and critical thinking skills with a strong attention to detail
  • Understanding of mathematical, forecasting, planning and inventory policies.

What's on Offer

  • Competitive base salary range: 115-130K
  • Opportunity to manage a direct report
  • 1x/week onsite in West LA; rest of the week remote if desired
  • Full benefits options: health, dental, vision
  • 401K w/match
  • Vacation package + paid holidays
  • Promotional and long term growth potential
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Job summary

Procurement & Supply Chain
Sub Sector
Direct Procurement
FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
Contract Type
Consultant name
Erin Radke
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