We require an experienced and disciplined Senior Manager of Global Supply.
The successful applicant will be a leader with global supply chain expertise.
You must have advanced communication skills and have above average ability to meet the high demands of the industry. Experience in greenhouses and farming is mandatory.
If you are driven, adventurous, bold and goal-oriented, we look forward to connecting with you:
-Ability to source vendors, negotiate pricing and forecast inventory needs
-Advanced P/L experience with the ability to create and communicate strategic reports used for advancement
-Experience overseeing a small and focused grower liaison team driven to ensure customer satisfaction.
-Proven track record of nurturing and developing your team.
-Expertise in the oversite of growers and growing contracts
-Excellent negotiation skills in pricing, delivery and timing
-Extensive knowledge of laws, ordinances and regulations pertaining to corporate purchasing practices
-An innovative and creative approach to ensuring customer demands for top notch commodities are met under strict timelines
-Ability to keep a cool head and overcome obstacles while meeting tight deadlines and keeping your team motivated
-A relevant supply chain degree or diploma is preferred, as well as an advanced understanding of the produce industry.
-5-7 years senior level global supply chain experience is required
-Strong community contacts/established client relationships are required, with the ability to grow the customer base
-Obtain best pricing and top-quality produce to ensure continued customer satisfaction