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Sr Director, Indirect Procurement

Company: Pactiv Corporation
Location: Spencerport
Posted on: January 15, 2022

Job Description:

Overview Pactiv Evergreen Inc. (NASDAQ: PTVE) is a leading manufacturer and distributor of fresh foodservice and food merchandising products and fresh beverage cartons in North America and certain international markets. It supplies its products to a broad and diversified mix of companies, including full service restaurants and quick service restaurants, foodservice distributors, supermarkets, grocery and healthy eating retailers, other food stores, food and beverage producers, food packers and food processors. To learn more about the company, please go to the company website at -Pactiv Evergreen is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. - Pactiv Evergreen is an Equal Opportunity Employer. - All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, religion, creed, age national origin, physical or mental disability, genetic information, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, veteran status or other characteristics or statuses protected by law. - For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please -call (847) 482-4320 or email - -All information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines and applicable laws. Responsibilities -The Sr. Director of Procurement, Indirect is a key member of the Procurement team, reporting to the Chief Procurement Officer. The position is responsible for management of all aspects of Indirect spend and is directly responsible for the negotiation and execution of supply agreements, development and implementation of a category strategy, owning supplier relationship, sourcing innovative technologies to differentiate PTVE and consistently deliver year-over-year savings to the bottom line. -Primary Responsibilities:

  • Develop and lead sourcing strategies for all Indirect categories, including MRO, Plant, IT, Real Estate, and Corporate Services
  • Negotiate supply agreements with key suppliers & distributors resulting in measurable total cost benefits.
  • Interface between global supplier base and internal stakeholders to identify new and innovative technologies
  • Produce annual budgets using statistical, historical and market data.
  • Provide monthly price and market updates as a measure against budget.
  • Facilitate meetings to drive cost savings initiatives. This means demonstrating the ability to develop agendas, lead meetings, and document & publish critical results Job Requirements: Skills and Competencies:Demonstrated ability to comfortably and effectively communicate both verbally and in writing. This means the ability to develop agendas, lead meetings as a facilitator, and document & publish critical resultsPersuasiveness - Utilize interpersonal styles and techniques to gain acceptance. Must have the ability to persuade stakeholders internally and suppliers externally through strong relationshipsDemonstrated ability to easily interface with plant personnel, manage projects and drive cost and process improvementAnalytical Skills - Must be able to relate & compare, securing relevant information and identifying key issues. This includes seeking and organizing information, and conducting relevant data analysisFinancial & Qualitative Acumen - Demonstrate an understanding of the use, interpretation and impact of key quantitative and financial measuresVisionary - Must be able to challenge existing processes and paradigmsDemonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced team environment while also delivering independent results and maintaining calm composureQualifications - MandatoryB.S in Supply Chain, or related degree from a four-year accredited college or university.At least 10 years of Indirect procurement experience or an equivalent amount in a related field
    • General understanding of supplier markets and ability to perform market analysis Strong Microsoft Office (Excel/PowerPoint/Word) and analytical skillsMust have excellent communication and interpersonal skills to deal with all levels of the organizationAbility to travel as needed for conferences, trainings, meetings, etc. (- 25%)Qualifications - OptionalPrior experiences sourcing in the manufacturing industryExperience negotiating a commodity price that moves with an indexCPSM or CPM certification.

Keywords: Pactiv Corporation, Rochester , Sr Director, Indirect Procurement, Executive , Spencerport, New York

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