May 07, 2021

Sourcing Manager – Seafood Proteins

  • MRA Global Sourcing
  • Remote
Full time Food and Beverage / Food Production Procurement (Direct Materials) / Purchasing

Job Description

Are you a highly analytical professional with a strong sourcing background? Do you have a robust network within the seafood supplier industry? Would you be enticed by the opportunity to grow your career within a profitable and progressive company?

Our leading Food industry manufacturer client is experiencing explosive growth and is looking for a top performer to join their team as Sourcing Manager – Seafood Proteins!

KEY PERFORMANCE OBJECTIVES

  • Develop and execute strategic sourcing plans for the assigned category, including seafood and imported proteins.
  • Manage supplier performance and conduct reviews for continuous improvement.
  • Conduct strategic sourcing initiatives and cost/process optimization opportunities.
  • Collaborate cross-functionally with key suppliers and internal stakeholders.
  • Provide sourcing and analytical expertise to achieve efficiency gain.

ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in Supply Chain Management, Economics, Finance, etc.
  • 3+ years of applicable experience in procurement, particularly with fish and various seafood proteins.
  • Effective program and project management skills.
  • Strong presentation and communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Excellent problem-solving and decision making skills.

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