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Mondelez International

Contract Management Sourcing Manager

Mondelez International - East Hanover, NJ

Job Description

With our portfolio of global Power Brands such as Oreo and belVita biscuits, Cadbury Dairy Milk and Milka chocolate and Trident gum, we’re the world’s #1 in biscuits and candy, and #2 in chocolate and gum. We’re Mondelēz International

, a snacking powerhouse with operations in more than 80 countries, with approximately 90,000 employees globally and our brands are marketed in around 165 countries.

Our purpose and vision is to create more MOMENTS OF JOY


The Global Contract Management Sourcing Manager for Mondelez Business Services (MBS) drives and supports the development of the MBS Spend Area practices managed by the Global Director Sourcing, including sourcing strategy definition, deployment, and stakeholder management, to maximize total cost of ownership and Procurement value contribution. This includes leading and managing all of the sourcing and governance activities for a subset of the MBS towers and associated providers through the BPO lifecycle including: 1) assessment and sourcing, 2) transition, 3) transformation and value delivery, and 4) refresh strategy. Works in collaboration with MBS management to understand business needs, regional market insights, risks and opportunities. The Global Manager Sourcing works closely with MBS to govern and manage all engagements with providers proactively ensuring contract compliance and supporting the resolution of commercial issues through the governance process. Drives Procurement value contribution to Mondelēz International while ensuring compliance with policies, strategies and processes.

Job Responsibilities

Support global strategy development and planning.

Partners with MBS stakeholders to manage the procurement and contracting processes for a subset of the MBS towers

Lead global supplier negotiation strategy and process for a subset of the MBS towers.

Manage the governance process with a subset of the MBS providers proactively identifying commercial issues and helping facilitate solutions by partnering with key stakeholders both within MDLZ and provider(s).

Manage stakeholder engagement, collaboration of teams, and supplier relationships (SRM).

Identify and manage the connectivity of the Spend Area teams with functional stakeholders, suppliers and internal Procurement teams (e.g. CPRM, Capability, Category and Regional Procurement Centers (RPC's))

Share best practices with other Spend Areas.

Lift and shift best practices from other Spend Areas

Ensure standardization of processes and tools in coordination with other Spend Area Leads

Drive harmonized global approach towards end-to-end sourcing practices (strategy to compliance)

Manage delivery of margin, innovation, cash flow and other deliverables for the MBS Spend Area.

Be a point person responsible for delivery of goals for the MBS Spend Area.

Support and participate in key initiatives such has bid events, supplier negotiation, risk management and quality issues impacting multiple regions.

Supplier management and intelligence: support the global Spend Area Manager in the management of key supplier performance for the assigned MBS Spend Area

Leverage sourcing specialists, regional sourcing managers to build knowledge base and insights.

Leverage global sourcing specialist or analyst pool to create standardize process of building fact base, internal and external benchmarking and implement as part of the sourcing strategy

Practice Mondelēz International Leadership Imperatives and Values to drive end-to-end value delivery for the assigned MBS tower(s)

Set goals and drive KPI’s in accordance with the global Procurement vision. Manage the agreed upon benchmarking process with the MBS providers and support ad-hoc benchmarking exercises, as needed.

Lead and guide sessions with MBS leadership to identify further Total Cost of Ownership reduction opportunities. Work with providers to implement agreed-upon TCO opportunities. Lead negotiations and contracting to optimize value and service to the wider MDLZ business'.

Maintain and publish project charters, timelines, and weekly 4-box updates; provide consistent updates to MBS leadership to help set expectations and provide clear communication. Publish Business Process Outsourcing dashboard bi-weekly, which involves collaboration across functions and partners to align on key drivers of metrics.

Master use of procurement tools such as Tableau (for spend management/ analytics), Zycus (bidding events and contract storage), and Coupa (PO management).


Education and Experience

Appropriate University Bachelor’s Degree 

Minimum 5-7 years of experience in Procurement and Supply Chain 

Strong background in Contracting/Law, Strategic Sourcing and Negotiation 

Project Management and Communication 

Key Leadership / Functional Competencies

Leadership Competency

• Organizational agility

• Perseverance

• Drive for results

• Strategic agility

Functional Competency

• Strategic Sourcing

• Strong Stakeholder influencing

• Negotiations

• Strong background in Contracts/Legal

Mondelēz Global LLC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, gender, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, uniform service, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. Applicants who require accommodation to participate in the job application process may contact 847-943-5460 for assistance.

Applicants must complete all required steps in the application process, including providing a Resume/CV, in order to be considered for this position.

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Mondelez International


Contract Management Sourcing Manager Mondelez International - East Hanover, NJ, United States


Location: East Hanover, NJ

Company Profile:
Mondelēz International is the world's largest chocolatier, biscuit baker and candy maker, and the second-largest maker of gum. Every day, our employees create delicious moments of joy by sharing the world's favorite brands-including Cadbury, Jacobs, LU, Milka, Nabisco, Oreo, Tang and Trident.