Procurement Manager - Logistics & Operations in Oak Brook IL

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Procurement Manager - Logistics & Operations
Job ID: 
Oak Brook IL
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Job Types:
Buyer, Purchasing Supervisor/Manager

Employee Type:

Full time


IL Oak Brook

Job Type:

Supply Chain Procurement

Job Posting Title:

Procurement Manager - Logistics & Operations

Job Description:

Job Description:

Responsible for purchasing logistics and operations products and services in support of Treehouse Foods corporate and our network of manufacturing plants including facilities, material handling equipment, MRO (Maintenance Repair and Operations), and transportation agreements.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Understand the current and future logistics and operations supply chain market, suppliers, trends and advancements as it relates to food manufacturing
  • Lead Strategic Sourcing events for logistics and operations services and facilitate cross functional teams of stakeholders to ensure buy-in and optimize solutions
  • Conduct negotiate with suppliers and facilitate cross functional teams of stakeholders including Legal to ensure agreements are established to ensure cost, quality and delivery terms are established
  • Manage supplier relationships including establishing KPIs, conducting quarterly and annual business reviews, resolving conflicts, and serve as corporate and plant representative in dealings with suppliers
  • Manage stakeholder relationships across corporate and plants
  • Work with Supply Chain and Logistics and Operations Leadership to plan future landscape for Treehouse Foods

Skills, Experience and Education:

  • Bachelor&##39;s Degree Required - Business Administration, Supply Chain, or another related field
  • Strong consultation skillset
  • Strong technical and analytical skills
  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills
  • Excellent negotiation skills
  • Must enjoy working in a collaborative and team oriented environment
  • Proficient in Microsoft Suite products

Minimum Experience Preferred:

  • REQUIRED - 7-10 years of logistics / operations procurement experience
  • Experience with latest inbound and outbound freight strategies and solutions
  • Experience with warehouse and material handling equipment procurement
  • SAP and e-RFQ experience preferred

Travel Requirements: 10%

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