A leading global manufacturer of specialty ingredients for baking and confectionary applications is seeking a Dairy Procurement Manager. This is a solid company with diverse product offerings, continuing sales growth, and a rich tradition and history.
Develop global sourcing strategies for production facilities throughout the U.S., Canada, Mexico, and Brazil. Utilize your negotiating skills and knowledge of domestic and foreign import regulations to secure cost-effective solutions. Build upon your relationships with domestic and foreign vendors in the Dairy and Butter Fats markets to foster reliable partnerships.
- Bachelor’s degree (preferrably in Business, Procurement, or Food Science)
- Minimum of 5 years procurement or trading experience in Dairy and Butter Fats markets within the U.S. and Americas
- Expertise with domestic and foreign trade and import regulations
- Willingness to travel up to 50%
Salary range is $80,000 – $110,000. Generous compensation and benefits package with Great Chicago location. Relocation supported.