Global Procurement Director / VP (Consumer Goods)

Jobs Facts

Job Status: Open
Job Title: Global Procurement Director / VP (Consumer Goods)
Location: Chicago area
Industry: Consumer Goods
Market: Global
Channel: Retail / Wholesale / Online
Reporting to: CEO
Reports: team of 10
Languages: English
Visa: No sponsorship available
Job ID: JO-2105-889

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Job Description

Our Client

Our client for this Global Procurement Director  / VP opportunity is a  very fast growing, high-pace consumer goods company with manufacturing partners in China and selling across the globe.

Objective

The Global Procurement Director / VP is responsible for all global Sourcing, Procurement, Purchasing and vendor management to improve service performance and quality.  

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Supply Chain, Engineering or Finance
  • MBA/MS a plus
  • At least 15 years of experience in Sourcing and Procurement, including 5 years globally.
  • CPG experience is a must
  • Project Management and new product development experience
  • Executive level presentations that have complex financial analytics
  • Ability to interact and influence C-suite and other leadership
  • Advanced problem solving and critical thinking skills in a team environment
  • Excellent complex negotiation and influencing skills
  • Excellent interpersonal, facilitation, communication and influencing skills
  • Strategic Procurement Relationships
  • Extensive Sourcing and Procurement Process Improvement experience
  • Experience in supplier contract best practices