Director of Procurement

  • Location: Los Angeles, California
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #1558355

We are looking for a leader to be a Director of Commodity Procurement to join our team in our Los Angeles Facility.  We are a multi-site organization.  You will be joining a successful business with almost a 100 year history. 

 

As a leader you will be responsible for:

 

developing, sourcing, implementing strategies to procure main commodity (food ingredients)

risk mitigation

– supplier management

– strategic sourcing

–       product management

–       cost control

–       will become company expert in all commodity based communications with customer, vendors, business contacts

–       work closely with Quality control in SQF level 3 environment

 

Requirements:

  • At least 5 years commodity purchasing exp in commodity based food industry involving hedging, risk management, futures market strategies
  • Procuring food ingredients
  • Exp working with operations, transportation, inventory management, sales and quality
  • SAP is a plus