Topco Associates is currently seeking a Sourcing Manager for the Center Store Frozen team in Elk Grove Village, IL.
The Sourcing Manager is responsible for leading both the short term (day to day) and long term (2-3 year) strategic sourcing strategy and execution for their categories. They are responsible for ensuring that their categories are delivered to the member at a total lowest cost of ownership, achieve maximum member participation, and enhance the competitive position and profitability of Topco member companies. The Sourcing Manager is responsible for achieving department goals (productivity), and working with their program counterpart to drive value added category results and innovation. This position may also lead a team of 1 – 2 associates. The Sourcing Manager is also responsible for leading best practice sharing among their peers, driving continuous improvement of the Procurement processes and leading cross functional initiatives. The Sourcing Manager will manage $110MM to $180MM in Procurement spend.
5+ years or more of sourcing categories; supervisory experience a plus
Willingness to travel 10% to 20% of the time on average