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.
The Procurement Sourcing Specialist works in cooperation with North American Regional Spend Area teams and finance to support the development, execution of sourcing strategies for (EM) External Manufacturing Spend Areas and provide operational support during SRM. Sourcing Specialist will assist Spend Areas to drive sustainable top and bottom-line growth through supplier innovation, best-in-class margin and cash management, and highly efficient source-to-pay processes.The key activities include market analytics, cost cards, spend & payment terms, team site management, supports Spend Areas preparing sourcing events and working with Sourcing Analyst Pool, generating insights from bid events, preparing supplier negotiation materials, supporting project execution and supplier relationship management, and driving controls and compliance. Sourcing Specialist will work in all procurement systems, updating information records and maintaining documents renewals (Zycus, VoLT, team site, etc.)
1. Assist Spend Area Managers with preparation, analysis and execution of sourcing practices
Define requirements and templates for analytics and market intelligence support from the Sourcing Analyst Pool.
Analyze spend baseline, Spend Area profile, and market insights to support development of Spend Area and EM strategies.
2. Execute end-to-end sourcing projects in alignment with the Spend Area Managers
Manage the Procurement strategy implementation or sourcing execution
Support during NPD launches
3. Support Spend Area Managers in stakeholders' management
4. Maintain operational excellence for EM Spend Area
Manage cost cards for EMs: analyze, update, compare, improve, implement single template for all EMs, implement automation
Prepare various analytics on the regular basis and during finance planning cycles
Maintain SRM, manage score cards, organize and prepare regular meetings
Support production by leading problem solving on supply issues and coordinating responses between EM Operations, EMs, suppliers, MDLZ stakeholders and LPRs.
Support productivity agenda: lead productivity tracking file, update VOLT, manage productivity agenda as per agreed cross -functional governance
Support DPO agenda in close collaboration with Spend Area
Manage compliance: update Zycus, maintain EM team site, drive compliance agenda, update compliance tracker
5. Assist in driving supplier performance
Monitor, control and report KPIs to Spend Area
Build regional best practices, exchange experience with other regions
Bachelor Degree Required in Business, Economics or Finance preferred
Minimum 3 years of experience in Procurement ,Supply Chain or Finance
Ability to analyze diverse data sets
Ability to work with multiple priorities
Strong Analytical and Problem-Solving skills
Systems, Tools and Processes
Project Management and Communication
Learning on the fly
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.