VP Procurement: My client, a leading food manufacturing company is seeking a VP of Procurement. Reporting to the COO, the VP will lead the Procurement team and have responsibility for setting and executing the strategy for sourcing ingredients, packaging, indirect good and services. The VP will manage all relationships with suppliers and be aware of market trends and pricing. We are looking for a proven leader who can mentor and coach the procurement team while maintaining and building long term relationships with vendors.
The ideal candidate will have:
- Bachelor’s degree; MBA is preferred
- Proven leader/team builder
- Excellent negotiator
- 15+ years in a senior level sourcing position
- 10+ years sourcing food and/or food ingredients
My client is offering a generous compensation package in a stable environment.
I am a recruiter with 20 years of experience, currently recruiting Procurement & Supply Chain Management professionals for food and chemical manufacturing companies nationwide. I place professionals at all levels in Supply Chain: Purchasing/Procurement, Sourcing, Planning/Forecasting, Transportation, Logistics, Warehouse.
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