Global Sourcing & Procurement Director
This growing consumer goods company has built its reputation on the quality of its products combined with a highly ethical approach to its supply base. They require a Global Sourcing & Procurement Director to join the Global leadership team who will be responsible for managing the sourcing strategy for direct & indirect goods and services and operations across the USA, Europe and Asia.
This will involve:
- Leading programmes from start to finish, including RFP’s, manufacturing partner selection, mass production readiness, ramp, sustaining production, and continuous improvement
- Managing layers deep into the supply chain from assembly sites, to component and raw material manufacturers
- Owning global negotiations with current and future suppliers to support business objectives
- Leading a team of sourcing and procurement specialists, account managers and demand planning
- Establishing structure and process for corporate indirect spend globally
- Working cross-functionally with teams across the globe to manage sustainability initiatives, new product introductions and new retail offerings.
You will have worked for a truly global brand, ideally in luxury goods, retail, fashion, FMCG or similar and in an environment of high growth and ambition. You will have a comprehensive knowledge of suppliers across the world, including the Far East, and be able to demonstrate the implementation of best-in-class procurement practices, and the development of teams.
You will have the personal qualities required to continue this journey, and a deep-rooted desire to be the very best in your field. Longer term career options are excellent, as this is a division of a large and successful group.
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