|Sourcing Manager - External Manufacturing Biscuits NA
East Hanover, NJ
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|Post Date:||04/22/19||Company:||Mondelez International|
|Job Type:||Full Time||Phone:|
|Education:||High School / GED||Fax:|
|Experience:||6 months - 2 years||Mailing Address:|
With our portfolio of global Power Brands such as Oreo and belVita biscuits, Cadbury Dairy Milk and Milka chocolate and Trident gum, we're the world's #1 in biscuits and candy, and #2 in chocolate and gum. We're Mondelēz International, a snacking powerhouse with operations in more than 80 countries, with approximately 90,000 employees globally and our brands are marketed in around 165 countries.
Our purpose and vision is to create more MOMENTS OF JOY by building the BEST SNACKING COMPANY IN THE WORLD.
Procurement is a global function within the organization and aspiring to demonstrate competitive advantage through wining Supplier Partnership and Effective Management of All Company Spend. The global spend is uniformly consolidated into 5-Spend Areas (Raw Materials, Packing Materials, Logistics and Manufacturing, Sales and Marketing and Business Services and IT).
External Manufacturing (EM) team is part of Logistics and Manufacturing Spend Area and is responsible for cost effective sourcing of portfolio of branded finished products (FP) from "contract manufacturers" (CoMs) or "contract-repackers" (Re-pack) in compliance with Mondelēz International food safety, quality and service level expectations. This function is significantly important to the Biscuits Category's growth agenda. Yearly, EM is challenged to create external supply solutions and timely execute New Product launches representing more than 15% of annual Net Revenue growth.
This role is responsible for leading and managing sourcing of Biscuits External Manufacturing spend across North America managing annual spend of $250-300 MM. Key focus areas include sourcing strategy definition, deployment, and stakeholder management, to maximize total cost of ownership savings and procurement value contribution. Works in collaboration with Biscuits Category team to understand business needs, develop regional market insights, risks and opportunities, and help drive Regional goals. He/She drives Procurement value contribution to Mondelēz while ensuring compliance with policies, strategies and processes.
1. Define and drive sourcing strategy for assigned CoMs spend
2. Manage stakeholder engagement, collaboration of teams, and supplier relationships
3. Manage productivity and days payable outstanding for the region
4. Lead contract implementation and contract compliance as per globally agreed procurement policies
5. New Product Development and Change Management
Bachelor's Degree (Finance, Operations Management, Engineering), MBA a plus
Minimum 3 years of experience in Procurement
Minimum 3 years of experience in Supply Chain
1. Strategic Agility - Advanced
2. Business Acumen - Advanced
3. Decision Quality - Advanced
4. Process and Project Management - Advanced
5. Dealing with Ambiguity - Advanced
1. Strategic Sourcing and Negotiation - Advanced
2. Analytical and Problem Solving Skills - Advanced
3. Communication - Advanced
4. Microsoft Excel and Power Point - Advanced
Mondelēz Global LLC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. Applicants who require accommodation to participate in the job application process may contact 847-943-5460 for assistance.
Applicants must complete all required steps in the application process, including providing a Resume/CV, in order to be considered for this position.