Director Of Procurement




Flushing, New York

Employment Type



A high growth CPG company is seeking a Director of Procurement to own the process and make an impact!

Job Description:

Compensation : $150000 - $175000
Job ID : 13595


  • Lead a team of category managers to collaboratively define business requirements, develop strategic category plans and execute initiatives that create value and reduce risk
  • Identify, develop, and lead the execution of strategies and improvement initiatives to reduce cost, improve quality and lower total cost of ownership
  • Lead research efforts, to gather market intelligence and benchmarking analysis to understand and cascade the supply market and commodity trends to Senior Leadership
  • Develop and oversee analytical processes and practices, while defining and implementing savings/performance improvement metrics (KPI's) to monitor progress and ensure savings and performance targets are achieved in alignment with organizational objectives.
  • Collaborate with other cross-functional teams in Operations to support best in class execution of our suppliers
  • Lead performance improvement initiatives including strategic sourcing and other performance improvement initiatives, identifying complex scenarios and proposing creative sourcing solutions to ensure supply continuity
  • Deliver category strategy presentations and recommendations to Executive Leadership
  • Lead negotiations with suppliers which includes complex RFP’s at multiple levels and stages, while maximizing service and supply capabilities for all servicing suppliers
  • Develop and maintain supplier criticality ratings and managing resulting critical supplier relationships via scorecarding metrics
  • Conceptualize and oversee supplier criticality ratings and managing resulting critical supplier relationships in alignment with strategic sourcing efforts.
  • Collaborative leader managing supplier relationships including conducting Quarterly Business Reviews with critical suppliers and Executive Sponsors to reinforce and align on all short-term and long-term business objectives.
  • Lead communication with Senior Leadership on all strategic sourcing matters of importance to the organization

Job Requirements:


  • Bachelor’s degree in Business or related field required
  • 8 Years Procurement experience required
  • 3+ Management experience required


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