JOB PURPOSE OVERVIEWThis position is responsible for the development and implementation of the sourcing strategy for Coconut and Fats and Oils categories This position also provides the overall management of the supplier base to ensure excellent execution of the global coconut category It ensures that the day-to-day running of the coconut operational activities logistics planning activity management reporting and order placing are fulfilled on time and to support the internal customers and rsquo requirements KEY RESPONSIBILITIES50 Sourcing and ndash Category Fats and Oils and ndash Scope AMEADevelop and execute sourcing strategy using appropriate frameworks and tools Drive sustainability initiatives for the category Lead and monitor key supplier performance indicators across cost service and quality Develop corrective activations where required as well as drive ongoing supply base development and optimization Lead critical supply and supplier quality issues Develop and execute short term mitigation as well as long term continuous improvement correction plan through cross-functional cooperation Ensure commercial governance in line with commercial manual specifically in areas of strategy supply selection business allocation and contract approvals and reviews Establish and maintain relationship with key stakeholders internal and external Proactively drive cross-functional collaborations to gain support for the long term category strategy development and execution Decide and formalize supply and service contracts and ensure robust contractual terms and conditions in place 50 Buying Operations and ndash Category Desiccated Coconut and ndash Scope globalDeliver the day-to-day running of the coconut operational activities such as demand forecast review supply planning order placement logistics inventory management forecast vs actual production utilization and reporting Ensure supply continuity and supply chain security Ensure order deliveries to Mars and rsquo business units are on time and in full Consolidate the requirement from different business units provide volume forecast and propose buying plan to sourcing manager Monitor shipments and identify potential issues Coordinate and resolve delays of shipments between supplier unit and freight forwarder Create contract and purchase order in SAP Lead activity management for various projects including cost saving supply chain optimization new product launch specification change and etc Determine and manage internal clients and rsquo needs Act as a conduit for the day-to-day communications between the sourcing team and suppliers Lead the development and execution of supplier performance management program supplier performance scorecards performance review and performance development plan and provide commercial leadership for the proactive measurement of supplier performance Ensure compliance to contractual allocation as per the Business Allocation Plan Represent business unit requirements in sourcing strategy creation Implement sourcing strategy and deliver value leadership pipeline Work with SQA R and D and Supply to ensure process and material compliance to specification JOB SPECIFICATIONS QUALIFICATIONS1 EducationBachelor degree in any field 2 Knowledge ExperienceNot less than 3 years working experience in planning supply chain management sourcing or other related positions Preferably experienced working in an international FMCG environment Experience in S and OP process crisis management change management and negotiation Advanced proficiency in English including reading writing and oral Tagalog and Bahasa Indonesia would be an added advantage Experienced in leading global projects
Type : Company job
Role : Manager
Industry : Consumer Products/FMCG
Salary : Not Disclosed
Mars has been proudly family owned for over 100 years. It’s this independence that gives us the gift of freedom to think in generations, not quarters, so we can invest in the long-term future of our business, our people and the planet — all guided by our enduring Principles.
With more than $35 billion in sales, we produce some of the world’s best-loved brands: M&M’s®, SNICKERS®, TWIX®, MILKY WAY®, DOVE®, PEDIGREE®, ROYAL CANIN®, WHISKAS®, IAMS®, EXTRA®, ORBIT®, 5™, SKITTLES®, UNCLE BEN’S® and COCOAVIA®. Alongside our consumer brands, we proudly take care of half of the world’s pets through our nutrition, health and services businesses such as Banfield Pet Hospitals™, BluePearl®, Linnaeus, AniCura, VCA™ and Pet Partners™.
Headquartered in McLean, VA, we operate in 80 countries.
The Mars Five Principles – Quality, Responsibility, Mutuality, Efficiency and Freedom – inspire us to create value for people and partners alike. Because in the world we want tomorrow, everyone thrives.