Bonduelle is a global leader in the ready-to-use vegetable space. With all the change going on in the world, specifically environmentally, this organization believes it is time for a plant-based revolution.
As a family-run company with a long-term vision, Bonduelle is responsible for feeding millions of consumers across the planet, and are committed to building a better future thanks to plant-based food. The organization believes that they must lead the way, offer innovative and pertinent solutions to feed people better while respecting the planet and thereby ensuring the well-being of future generations.
Bonduelle is looking for people that are just as passionate about this mission as they are and offer a wonderful team / family-oriented environment that enables people to not only grow their careers but grow personally as well.
We now have a tremendous opportunity for a Director of Strategic Sourcing & Supply to join our team in Salinas, CA.
The Director of Strategic Sourcing & Supply is responsible for full end-to-end leadership from the time the product is cooled to the time it is shipped to Bonduelle’s processing facilities. This person will be accountable for planning, organizing, and managing across the entire AG value chain. The Director of Strategic Sourcing & Supply is someone who is a great communicator, project manager, and an analytical thinker. Most importantly they are someone who is a natural collaborator and a team player, that will be able to get the most out of the existing team.
By joining Bonduelle, the world leader in ready-to-use plant-based food, you are deciding to make a positive and sustainable impact on yourself, the others, and the planet. You will play an active part in their mission: "inspire the transition toward a plant-based diet to contribute to people's well-being and planet health". Bonduelle is a family-run company of 14,600 people which provides over 100 countries with vegetables.
Well established in the United States, their business unit includes 4 production facilities with more than 3,200 associates. They process fresh vegetables, salads, and meal solutions with our own brands: Ready Pac Foods®, Bistro®, Ready Snax®, Cool Cuts® and Bonduelle Fresh Picked™
Preferred Education and Experience
- Bachelor’s Degree with 7-10 years of relevant experience in a similar role with proven hands-on management skills.
- Ability to understand the supply chain process from sourcing-to-shelf, develop solutions and implement action plans.
- Courage to make tough decisions, challenge current processes and to deliver difficult messages with professionalism.
- A passion for learning and a craving to work in a fun culture.
- Systems: JDE or similar ERP system experience. Tableau or similar reporting database experience. Strong familiarity with Excel.
- Ability to travel as needed.
Our company is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other basis protected by local, state or federal law.
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