Procurement Director - Ingredients

Chicago Permanent $Competitive Salary

Our client, a specialist Ingredients & Flavors group experiencing an exciting period of growth, are recruiting a Procurement Director to support the Board and US leadership team. This position will partner the Executive committee / President and will be instrumental in driving change and sourcing methodology across the Procurement team.

Your responsibilities will include establishing and executing key strategies for the Procurement group whilst leading supplier performance management through negotiations of procured ingredients, materials and services. You will manage a small team covering group wide procurement categories and strategies to assure lowest overall cost and maintain reliable sources of supply. You will also manage projects & requirements for the wider Purchasing function whilst supporting your team with guidance & leadership. You will be expected to provide excellent internal stakeholder management and implement best practice across all areas of the business.

To apply, you must have a proven record in senior Procurement roles in Ingredients, including Flavors, across both Food & Beverage ingredient supply chains. You will be a supportive and developmental leader and a strong individual contributor across specific procurement categories. You will have a solutions focused management style with the ability to support wider activities across the business.

Please apply now for immediate consideration.

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Paul Don

Paul Don

Director - Ingredients & Flavours Division

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