Beverage Category Procurement Manager
Location Greensboro, NC
Salary $85 – $100
Aug 11, 2016
We have been engaged to find an experienced Beverage Category Procurement Manager for a rapidly expanding food service and CGP brand. Seeking a strategic leader with hand-on experience in leading the beverage category and CPG products for global sourcing and procurement. Ideal candidate has expertise with international sourcing for flavors, syrups, RTD juices, RTD sodas, RTD coffees with a strong packaging and beverage making equipment background. Experience with CPG branded product to help up-sell or enhance retail store sales is a plus.
The Beverage Category Procurement Manager is an exciting new position to support the global development and rollout of new products and the re-formulation of existing products for expansion to new regions of the world. You will work with R&D, Engineering, Manufacturing, Marketing and Global Operations to identify key ingredients, understand packaging and production times, and research / seek-out niche and primary suppliers. May also be responsible for add-on products such as apparel, branded cups and lips and other items to help in the marketing and brand development.
The qualified Beverage Category Procurement Manager candidate will have: