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At HelloFresh, we want to revolutionize the way we eat by making it more convenient & exciting to cook meals from scratch. We have offices all over the world & we deliver delicious meals to millions of people.
We are the industry leader in meal-kit subscription services & were growing all the time. We have distinct meal-kit services that cater to everyone with the most menu variety in the market, which allows us to reach an incredibly wide population of people.
The HelloFresh team is diverse, high-performing, & international, & our work environment is an inspiring space where you can thrive as a result.
We are seeking an experienced sourcing manager to join our Grocery & Dairy team as a Procurement Strategy Manager. In this role, you will be responsible for managing a selection of categories through all parts of the supply chain. You have key responsibilities over SKU ideation, vendor selection, price negotiations & weekly budgetary planning for your set of categories.
You will ...
- Take full ownership of assigned categories to develop & optimize our national supply network.
- Work with a wide range of suppliers on initiatives spanning new SKU ideation to performance compliance
- Manage cost savings initiatives through our strategic sourcing process to ensure that we hit our targeted budget.
- Onboard new vendors & new SKUs to drive cost savings & customer satisfaction.
- Proactively manage quality specifications & potential issues that might impact ingredient standards
- Work with procurement operations teams to set the weekly execution plan & develop best practices for tracking contract compliance by our vendors.
- Someone with a clear understanding of procurement sourcing best practices
- An expert negotiator who has handled multi-million dollar contract negotiations
- A creative problem solver with a process improvement mindset
- Data-driven decision maker who is passionate about bringing that mentality to their team
- Detail-oriented You possess strong organizational skills & consistently demonstrate a methodical approach to all your work
- A project manager - You have exceptional project & people management skill
- A self-starter You are highly motivated & passionate; youre eager to take on new projects without knowing exactly what you will uncover
- A team player- You have experience working effectively in teams & prioritize collective goals over personal accolades
- Agile You thrive in fast-paced & dynamic environments & are willing to get deep into the weeds where needed
- A strong communicator who can easily communicate complex solutions cross functionally & to upper management
At a minimum, you have...
- 4+ years of experience as a procurement/sourcing lead, with relevant experience in the Food or CPG Industry
- A degree in supply chain, business, engineering, other relevant area of study
- Flexibility to travel (up to 25%)
- Flexibility to work weekends when required (2-3 times per quarter)
- Fluent in Microsoft Office & Google Suite applications
- Competitive Salary & 401k company match that vests immediately upon participation
- Generous parental leave of 16 weeks & PTO policy
- $0 monthly premium & other flexible health plans
- 75% discount on your subscription to HelloFresh (as well as other product initiatives)
- Snacks, cold brew on tap & monthly catered lunches
- Company sponsored outings & Employee Resource Groups
- Collaborative, dynamic work environment within a fast-paced, mission-driven company