DIRECTOR-DELI, BAKERY, FOOD SERVICE-MIDWEST
Food Industry leader that provides aggregation, innovation and knowledge management solutions for its supermarket customers across the US.
They leverage their collective volume, knowledge and commitment to create a competitive advantage and have had dramatic results.
Best in Class reputation that is unique for a large company to act like a small one-you have a seat at the table!
Located in world class city in Midwest US.
FEATURES AND BENEFITS:
Position open due to retirement.
Competitive base compensation package, bonus potential, long term incentive, relocation assistance and other unique benefits for the role.
Flexible work environment, preferred candidate meets in person with team, customers regularly.
THE ROLE YOU WILL PLAY:
Responsible for leading a team of 8-10.
The Director establishes and maintains professional relationships with commodity industry experts and suppliers to identify opportunities for enhanced procurement strategies and partnerships. Work with the Senior Director of Commodities to ensure execution of commodity risk management.
Report directly to Senior Vice President, Fresh.
Bachelor's Degree in related field, MBA or advanced degree preferred.
Minimum of 10 years purchasing or category management experience
Previous experience in Deli, Bakery or Foodservice is required
Public speaking/presentation skills
Ability and/or experience with commodity price analysis