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Manager (Region North America) CAPEX Sourcing Processing Machinery, Equipment and Services
East Hanover, NJ
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Post Date: 06/17/19 Company: Mondelez International
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Mondelēz International, Inc. empowers people to snack right in over 160 countries around the world. We're leading the future of snacking with iconic brands such as Oreo, belVita and LU biscuits; Cadbury Dairy Milk, Milka and Toblerone chocolate; Sour Patch Kids candy and Trident gum. Our 90,000 colleagues around the world are key to the success of our business. Great people and great brands. That's who we are.

Join us on our mission to continue leading the future of snacking around the world by offering the right snack, for the right moment, made the right way.


You'll help create a competitive advantage for Mondelēz International by building winning supplier partnerships and effectively managing all company resources. Working with the businesses, you and your team will drive sustainable top and bottom-line growth through supplier innovation, best-in-class margin and cash management, and highly efficient source-to-pay processes.

Job Purpose

The Manager (Region North America) CAPEX Sourcing, Processing Machinery, Equipment and Services is a North American-based member of a Global network, tasked to develop and execute asset acquisition strategies in support of Mondelēz International's manufacturing, supply chain and infrastructure. S/he helps reinforce competitive advantage by building winning supplier partnerships and effectively managing company resources. Working primarily with projects under the aegis of the North American Business Units, the Manager (Region North America) CAPEX Sourcing, Processing Machinery, Equipment and Services drives bottom-line growth through supplier innovation, best-inclass margin, cash management and source-to-pay processes. His/her tasks include supplier assessments, vendor qualification and coordination of duties associated with acquisition of Machinery, Equipment and Services for Region North America business needs. S/he works in collaboration with our cross-functional network, Mondelēz Procurement Operations and CAPEX colleagues while ensuring compliance with policies, strategies and processes.

Main responsibilities

1. Support CAPEX strategy development and planning

  • Execut-s Processing Machinery, Equipment and Services strategies to ensure supplier selection supports regional and global business expectations.
  • Implements global supplier negotiation strategy and process (consistent with all relevant OpCo and GSCP protocols).
  • Supports strategies execution with focus in region North America

2. Leverage sourcing specialists and regional implementation managers to build knowledge and insights

  • Aligns CAPEX sourcing to business needs, market insights, risks and opportunities; assists Procurement colleagues in the execution of contracts and supplier master agreements.
  • Helps build fact base via internal and external benchmarking as part of the sourcing strategy.
  • Supports Mondelēz International Leadership Imperatives and Values to drive end-to-end value delivery for Processing Machinery, Equipment and Services CAPEX.
  • Supports team achievement of goals and KPIs in accordance with the global Procurement vision.

3. Support CAPEX stakeholder engagement, collaboration of teams, and supplier relationships

  • Connects with functional stakeholders, suppliers and internal Procurement teams.
  • Leads global supplier relationship management (SRM) for assigned suppliers of Processing Machinery, Equipment and Services. Coordinates commercial relationships and administers global agreements and contracts with suppliers of same.

4. Regional focused sourcing for selected CAPEX Category Spend Areas

  • Executes initiatives such as bid events, supplier negotiation, risk management and quality issues impacting multiple regions.

5. Execute margin and working capital agenda

  • Executes Total Cost of Ownership reduction opportunities for Processing Machinery, Equipment and Services.

Knowledge, Skills, Experience and Language Requirements

1. Knowledge: including education, qualifications and training

  • Bachelor's Degree (Economic or Engineering focus preferred) - Required
  • MBA, Procurement Professional Qualification - Preferred

2. Skills/Leadership Competencies

  • Strategic Sourcing and Negotiation - Required
  • Project Management and Communication - Required
  • Relationship Management - Required
  • People and Change Management - Preferred

3. Experience

  • Minimum four (4) years Procurement and Supply Chain or related CAPEX-specific experience - Required
  • Knowledge of Industrial Procurement - Preferred

4. Languages

  • Fluent spoken / written English - Required
  • Other Languages - Preferred

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.

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