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Posted: Tuesday, March 14, 2017 9:47 AM

At Danone, we are a purpose:driven organization. Our mission is to bring health through food to as many people as possible, all while contributing to a healthier world. With initiatives around sustainability, naturality, and transparency : we are aligning our corporate mission to a greater sense of responsibility and purpose.

Our product portfolio spans across four health:focused categories:
Medical Nutrition
Early Life Nutrition
We are a growing global leader in the food and beverage industry seeking new talent to achieve our mission Our culture (no pun intended) and core values foster individual professional growth. Looking to make an impact? We reward entrepreneurial spirit and teamwork.


Heres an opportunity for you to align your personal mission of health and wellness with your day job Interested to learn more? See below to gain a better understanding of what were looking for....
Mission : :/h1:
As part of the North American SSD Indirect Spend team, the primary purpose of this position is to manage the Capex Investment and Industrial Services for Danone North America. Involvement and/or leadership of cross:country business units projects is also to be expected

Proven Direct and/or Indirect services sourcing experience and skills as well as effective cross functional project leadership, negotiation, collaborative, analytical and communication skills is a strong asset. Experience in the industrial production, Capex Investment and/or MRO management is a strong asset.

The position will be based in the plant in Minster, Ohio, with flexibility to travel across North America for 20 to 40 of work days. This position will be essentially be focused on Capex and/Industrial services projects located across the 7 plants of Danone North America.

We are looking for someone who wants growth in the organization.

Position Functions : :/h1:
Co:create and implement Sourcing Strategies for Capex and Industrial Services categories (Process, Packaging, Building, utilities equipments and services and industrial goods and services)
:Lead and/or collaborate to the creation and implement the sourcing strategies for respective Categories;
:Support growth through identification and implementation of adapted partnership with retained suppliers, to improve both the Capex and Industrial services proposition;
:Create internal / external synergies through identifying opportunities and maximizing the value chain (TCO) from upstream supply locations through to internal / external production sites through to customers;
:Facilitate and drive sourcing decisions through development and implementation of appropriate tools and processes;
:Define sourcing strategy through market studies to identify best practices, identify gaps, risks and opportunities as well as to identify new suppliers and develop a robust supplier base.

Supplier and Contract Management
:Develop and launch RFQs / RFPs (request for quotation/proposal) to select suppliers in targeted categories;
:Analyze the proposals and make recommendations to key internal stake holders;
:Negotiate with the suppliers the quality, time and cost of service as well as other commercial terms and conditions.
:Draft contracts. Lead contract ratification activities, assuring interaction with supplier and Legal teams;
:Manage suppliers to ensure business needs are met and maintain Supplier Relationship Management to improve suppliers performance;
:Develop and implement performance indicators monitor suppliers and support continuous improvement.

Project Management
:The chosen candidate will lead productivity projects by respecting the budgets / schedules / quality standards of Danone, using the appropriate tools;
:Participate in Global initiatives led by Group Danone to implement Cost out and Value generation for the business and through projects;


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