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Mondelez International

Sourcing Manager, Ingredients North America

Mondelez International - East Hanover, NJ

Job Description
Job DescriptionWith 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 by building the BEST SNACKING COMPANY IN THE WORLD. You’ll help create a competitive advantage for Mondelēz International by building winning supplier partnerships and effectively managing all company resources. Working with the businesses, you and your team will drive sustainable top and bottom-line growth through supplier innovation, best-in-class margin and cash management, and highly efficient source-to-pay processes. Procurement is a global function within the organization and aspiring to demonstrate competitive advantage through wining Supplier Partnership and Effective Management of All Company Spend. The global spend is uniformly consolidated into 5-Spend Areas (Raw Materials, Packing Materials, Logistics and Manufacturing, Sales and Marketing and Business Services and IT). This role is responsible for managing sourcing within the Ingredient Spend Area across North America, with a total NA Ingredient spend of $135 MM. Key focus areas include sourcing strategy definition, Portfolio analysis, deployment, and stakeholder management, to maximize total cost of ownership savings and procurement value contribution. Works in collaboration with the Biscuit, Confections and Chocolate Category teams to understand business needs, develop regional market insights, risks and opportunities, and help drive Regional goals. He/She drives Procurement value contribution to Mondelez while ensuring compliance with policies, strategies and processes. Key Responsibilities: Define and drive sourcing strategy for assigned Ingredient spend Lead development of strategies (including sub spend area strategy, supplier strategy, risk management strategy) in collaboration with to drive regional and global business expectations Manage alignment and deployment of strategies and financial plans Lead sourcing events, supplier negotiation strategy and process Drive project execution (including project prioritization, securing resources, governance and controls) Creation, validation and review of cost models to influence total cost of ownership Manage supplier relationships and contracts Manage productivity and days payable outstanding for the region Active participation and contribution to regional Margin Management and Cash Flow meetings Productivity and Payment Terms recording and tracking  Proactively organize sessions with internal customers to identify Total Cost of Ownership reduction opportunities Lead contract implementation and contract compliance as per globally agreed procurement policies  Manage and monitor supplier contracts and compliance  Coordinate contract implementation tasks with Regional Procurement Center team Secure knowledge transfer and exchange by creating and storing project deliverables and relevant tools and templates in knowledge repositories New Product Development and Change Management  Lead process of new platform products being developed for NA region Identify new suppliers to support NA Innovation and H&W goals Qualifications Education/Experience Required: Bachelor’s Degree (Finance, Operations Management, Engineering), MBA a plus Minimum 5 years of experience in Procurement Leadership Competencies: Strategic Agility – Advanced Business Acumen – Advanced Decision Quality – Advanced Process and Project Management – Advanced Dealing with Ambiguity – Advanced Functional/Technical Competencies: Strategic Sourcing and Negotiation – Advanced Analytical and Problem Solving Skills – Advanced Communication – Advanced Microsoft Excel and Power Point - Advanced 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.

24 days 11 hours ago

Mondelez International


Sourcing Manager, Ingredients North America 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.