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Posted: Tuesday, March 14, 2017 3:29 PM

Danone North America Inc, a subsidiary of Danone, is looking for a Senior Manager : Capex and Industrial Services in United States (US) for West Jordan
Danone is a global food company holding top positions in healthy food through its four businesses: Fresh Dairy Products, Early Life Nutrition, Waters, and Medical Nutrition. Its mission, bringing health through food to as many people as possible, embodies commitment to human progress and business success. It gives meaning to the work of our 100,000 Danoners worldwide on an everyday basis.
For passionate people looking for autonomy and exciting career opportunities, Danone truly has something special inside.

Position Title :
Senior Manager : Capex and Industrial Services
Reporting to :
Director : Capex and Industrial Services, North America
Location :
West Jordan, UT
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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 West Jordan, UT, with flexibility to travel across North America for 30 to 70 of work days. This position will be essentially focused on the Industrial services projects located across the 7 plants of Danone North America. This position will have one direct report.
The main objectives for the next 1 to 2 years are:
:Bring incremental value to the factories at a more competitive cost by simplifying the supplier base.
:Support the implementation of SAP maintenance across North America.
We are looking for someone who wants to 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


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