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Enhance the growth and development of Flying Food Group’s business by providing the managing projects and new business opportunities for key accounts:Sales & Service:· Serve as the point person for key customer(s), on a corporate level.· Manage customer relations on a corporate level· Negotiate contract terms and selling prices.· Coordinate product presentations with customers· Coordinate with the units on customer related operational issues.· Initiate contact for new business opportunitiesProject Management:· Creates and executes project work plans and revises as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements.· Identifies resources needed and assigns individual responsibilities.· Manages day-to-day operational aspects of a project and scope.· Reviews deliverables prepared by team before passing to client· Effectively applies our methodology and enforces project standards· Prepares for reviews and quality assurance procedures.· Minimizes our exposure and risk on project.· Ensures project documents are complete, current and stored appropriately.Marketing Management:· Develop pricing strategies, balancing firm objectives and customer satisfaction· Identify, develop, and evaluate marketing strategy, based on knowledge of establishment objectives, market characteristics, and cost and markup factors.· Evaluate the financial aspects of product development, such as budgets, expenditures, research and development appropriations, and return-on-investment and profit-loss projections.· Coordinate marketing activities and policies to promote products and services.· Use sales forecasting and strategic planning to ensure the sale and profitability of products, lines, or services, analyzing business developments and monitoring marketing trends. Required Skills:Energetic and enthusiasticPrior experience preferredDemonstrated experience with project management and team leadershipStrong communication skills (oral and written)Consistent follow-through needed with ability to meet deadlinesComputer skills (proficient in MS Word, Excel & Power Point)Knowledge of sales and marketing, customer and personal service.Bachelor’s Degree


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Job Description


 


Location: Brea HQ 


Exemption: Exempt 


 


OUR COMPANY:


Ventura Foods is a leading global manufacturer of branded and custom food products that can be found at national and regional restaurants, hospitals and universities, movie theatres and major retailers in the U.S. and in more than 60 countries. At 15 manufacturing sites across North America, Ventura Foods creates dressings and sauces, mayonnaises, margarines, and oils that help our customers create great-tasting flavors with high-quality ingredients. Those same high-quality ingredients go into our own set of branded products, such as: Marie’s® dressings, LouAna® oils, Dean’s® dips and Gold n’ Soft® spreads. Our company is headquartered in Brea, California with operations across the U.S, Canada, Mexico, the Philippines and Singapore. Regardless of your role, function or location, at Ventura Foods, you'll be part of a supportive team dedicated to helping our customers delight their customers.




Position Summary:

Primary liason between all 12 manufacturing facilities and corporate Oil Procurement group. Responsible for managing supply of all bulk oils to 12 facilities, including both railcar and truck movements. Control proper inventory levels at each location to meet demand and control costs. Interface with plant schedulers, suppliers, brokers, and procurement to balance contract position with weekly and monthly demand. Responsible for allocating plant requisitions to the correct, lowest-delivered-cost purchase contracts.




Major Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Schedule oil by creating purchase orders based on plant requisitions and by using knowledge of contracted positions apply POs to appropriate oil contracts, maintaining lowest possible costs for each oil type.

  • Resolve supply issues and demand changes with suppliers and brokers on a daily basis, managing the relationship with plant schedulers. These result from late shipments by suppliers and rejections and schedule changes by our plants.

  • During supply disruptions, act as primary liaison between Oil Trading, Operations, and Supply Chain.

  • Monitor and manage oil invoice exceptions.

  • Manage regular, frequent communications with suppliers and brokers to maintain flow of oil to plants.

  • Assemble oil forecasts as requested.

  • Utilize the supply and demand analysis tool to monitor inventory flow thus preventing shortages and controlling inventory costs.

  • Entering purchase contracts and maintaining contract positions.

  • Cross-Training and coverage of other roles in the department.




Education and Experience:


  • Bachelors degree and 3 to 5 years of Supply Chain experience or equivalent experience of 5+ years of Supply Chain experience in food manufacturing required.

  • Supply Chain experience to include scheduling and logistics management of bulk commodities for multiple plant operation

  • Supply Chain certification preferred

  • Bachelors degree strongly preferred.




Knowledge and Skills:


  • Requires strong verbal and written communications skills with a high degree of accuracy and strong attention to detail.

  • Ability to make decisions independently and prioritize and manage time sensitive situations.

  • Must be able to interact with a wide variety of personnel within and outside the company on an ongoing basis to accomplish proper supply chain management.




 


Ventura Foods is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.



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he Role of Sr. Director of Supply Chain, is a critical new leadership role that reports to the Sr. VP of Procurement and will provide strategic vision and direction to Procurement and Inbound Transportation. They will also be responsible to support Warehouse Operations and Fresh Cuts departments consistent with Baldor’s mission and overall Cooperative Strategy. The person in this role must have the capability and desire to focus a team, department and organization on the most impactful things we can accomplish now and into the future. 


 


Essential Duties and Responsibilities: 


Lead a multi-site supply chain organization focused on supply planning, vendor management, material planning, purchasing, procurement, external manufacturing, warehouse operations, logistics and distribution, and outsourcing of non-value added activities.


 


• Working in conjunction with site leadership and based on joint goals, direct site specific activities.


• Develop and implement a strategy leading to a repeatable and disciplined system focused on site empowerment, total organization cost effectiveness, enhanced quality and service levels, improved coordination, and risk management.


• Simplify and streamline both site and corporate processes associated with purchasing, planning, supplier quality, warehousing and control of materials from the receipt of forecasting needs to the delivery of the finished product.


• Benchmark, track and analyze annual performance metrics against budget to demonstrate continuous improvement and progress against strategic objectives.


• Lead regular strategy deployment and KPI reviews for the supply chain team ensuring attainment of results and a sense of urgency with respect to the strategic implementation priorities.


• Collaborate with internal business partners to ensure alignment on demand forecast, manufacturing plans, new product introductions, supplier performance and other related supply chain opportunities to meet all quality and delivery requirements.


• Oversee the forward-looking plans for the inventory and production planning and react to issues such as price increases, changes in contractors, new product launches, and new business development.


• Monitor actual performance against cooperative objectives and budgets. 


• Communicate performance expectations by evaluating performance, providing timely feedback, training and coaching, and recommending personnel actions for assigned staff.


• Ensure compliance with policies, safety procedures, and fair employment practices. 


 


 


Company Description

Beginning as Balducci’s fruit stand in Greenwich Village in 1946, Baldor has maintained its original promise – curate and deliver the best and freshest foods in the world. We are now one of the largest importers and distributors of fresh produce and specialty foods in Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions. Our rich history continues today. Baldor Specialty Foods is now located in Bronx, NY. We also have a second location in Chelsea, Massachusetts and a third location in Laurel, Maryland. Our recruitment strategy is to hire smart, energetic, talented individuals who are eager to take on new challenges! We are a progressive, growing company, rich in diversity. Whenever possible, we promote employees from within the company, and we value team member opinions. We provide training to all employees. Please see below for current openings and application instructions. Learn more about us at baldorfood.com


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Job Responsibilities:



  • Establish and maintain all corporate policies related to supply chain matters

  • Manage S&OP and capacity planning including but not limited to planning, forecasting, procurement/sourcing, warehousing, scheduling and transportation

  • Optimize supply chain by coordinating sales demand, manufacturing, transportation and warehouse resources to guarantee on time service to customers while maximizing revenue

  • Manage weekly demand plan based on latest sales forecast, customer order trend with statistical analysis

  • Develop master supply plan aligned with demand plan and reconcile supply restrictions in production, replenishment, import, etc.

  • Develop product transfer plan among facilities and one month forecast by estimating inventory levels in each facility

  • Analyze overall shortages and overages and take proper action to minimize risk

  • Update overall S&OP operation results in weekly / monthly S&OP meeting and with relevant departments including Sales, Marketing, Production and Purchasing

  • Provide SCM team with proper S&OP and provide feedback

  • Review orders for accuracy and compliance with company procedures and recommend vendors that provide better quality, service or pricing

  • Develop reports on budgets and control costs within established standards as required; assist with ad-hoc responsibilities as assigned by the Division Manager

  • Project and other duties may be assigned


Skills/Qualifications:



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain Management, Business, Finance or related discipline. Advanced degree a plus

  • This position needs to communicate with factory, Sales, Marketing and headquarter in Korea, so bilingual skills in Korean and English is required

  • 5+ years in supply chain management and overall 10+ years in SCM/distribution/supply operations

  • Strong skills in project management and analytical skills; experience with forecasting and cost accounting preferred

  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Office suites

  • Ability to provide direction to the development, proper interpretation and reporting of key performance indicators to measure supply chain performance

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to effectively present information in reports/presentations/communications

  • Ability to solve practical problems and manage multiple priorities

  • Ability to travel 5-10%


Please submit your resume to minc@pulmuone.com



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It’s a great time to join Modern Gourmet Foods! We are an energetic and growing gourmet food and gift company that is looking for a dynamic individual to join our Operations team in Irvine, CA. We are looking for a highly motivated team player who thrives in a culture of creativity and flexibility. We’re not into cliché gifts. Instead, we provide consumers with gifts they would love to receive. By combining our creativity with thorough trend analysis, we supply some of the largest retailers with gift solutions that are unique and of exceptional quality and value.The Account Manager will be responsible for managing order related activities for several key accounts. In addition to being well organized, efficient, and able to work in a team environment, you will be expected to conduct yourself in a highly professional manner, while displaying excellent customer service skills and attention to detail. Responsibilities: Develop and maintain professional, friendly relationships with account key contacts.Communicate with clients/buyers in a prompt, professional, efficient mannerObtain all necessary documentation from the client through all stages of order process: account applications, POs, vendor compliance manuals, shipping instructions, contracts, etc.Monitor all open orders and follow through to completion.Assist in the data entry of product details in client systems and preparation of information as needed by the buyer(s) and their teams.Be responsible for reviewing changes related to orders and products to ensure all details have been confirmed and discrepancies resolved before order processing and invoicing.Develop a thorough understanding of client’s compliance requirements and applications to minimize charge backs.Provide support to the sales team with client needs.Liaise with third party warehouses, transportation companies, and other service providers to ensure client orders are shipped accurately and on time.Requirements:Minimum two years of client services experience performing job duties described above.Bachelor's Degree Business or Supply Chain preferred.Experience working with in transportation and warehousing.Highly proficient in MS Office suite of products, especially Excel.Knowledge of Electronic Data Information (EDI) especially True Commerce Platform a major plus.Great Plains/MS Dynamics Software Knowledge a plus.Excellent written and oral communication skills.Job Type: Full-timeAdditional information:Essential TraitsSelf-starter who takes the initiative every dayMulti-tasker who can independently and collaboratively as part of a teamQuick thinker and problem solverTime management and organizational abilityAbility to work in a fast-paced environment and seasonal surge with composureAbility to meet deadlines and work under tight time constraintsComfortable learning new applications and technologyAttention to detail and confident in your workBenefit overview:Life insurance (one time your annual salary) employer paidLong-Term DisabilityCafeteria plan of health care providers including HMO and PPO optionsDentalVisionOpen concept office environmentCommunity involvementFree lunch WednesdaysFoosball and Fun


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Enhance the growth and development of Flying Food Group’s business by providing the managing projects and new business opportunities for key accounts:


Sales & Service:
• Serve as the point person for key customer(s), on a corporate level.
• Manage customer relations on a corporate level
• Negotiate contract terms and selling prices.
• Coordinate product presentations with customers
• Coordinate with the units on customer related operational issues.
• Initiate contact for new business opportunities


Project Management:
• Creates and executes project work plans and revises as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements.
• Identifies resources needed and assigns individual responsibilities.
• Manages day-to-day operational aspects of a project and scope.
• Reviews deliverables prepared by team before passing to client
• Effectively applies our methodology and enforces project standards
• Prepares for reviews and quality assurance procedures.
• Minimizes our exposure and risk on project.
• Ensures project documents are complete, current and stored appropriately.


 


Marketing Management:
• Develop pricing strategies, balancing firm objectives and customer satisfaction
• Identify, develop, and evaluate marketing strategy, based on knowledge of establishment objectives, market characteristics, and cost and markup factors.
• Evaluate the financial aspects of product development, such as budgets, expenditures, research and development appropriations, and return-on-investment and profit-loss projections.
• Coordinate marketing activities and policies to promote products and services.
• Use sales forecasting and strategic planning to ensure the sale and profitability of products, lines, or services, analyzing business developments and monitoring marketing trends.

Required Skills:
Energetic and enthusiastic


Prior Experience Preferred


Demonstrates experience with project management and team leadership


Strong communication skills (oral and written)


Consistent follow-through needed with ability to meet deadlines


Computer skills (proficient in MS Word, Excel & Power Point)


Knowledge of sales and marketing, customer and personal service


Bachelors Degree

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Supply Chain Supervisor


This position is for Pactiv, a company of Reynolds Group Holding Inc.


The ideal candidate has a background in food/beverage/pharma with Gmp experience, and an understanding of Lean and Six Sigma.


JOB DESCRIPTION:



  • Develops and implements supply chain plans that may affect the production, distribution, and inventory of finished products in order to enhance product flow.

  • May have a particular area of specialty (replenishment, inventory control, logistics, etc.)

  • Assists in the development of policies, guidelines, and procedures to ensure quality and cost control.

  • Conducts distribution and network studies, monitors inventory and analyzes requirements in order to develop strategies to achieve desired delivery times and order fill rates.

  • Maintains appropriate records and prepares reports.

  • Coordinates logistics activities with internal/external customers.


QUALIFICATIONS:



  • BA/BS degree preferred in logistics or related field.

  • 4+ years previous business experience, preferably in procurement/logistics or related field.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Strong organizational skills.

  • Strict attention to detail.

  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize.

  • High analytical ability desired.


 


Company Description

At Pactiv, continuous innovation and development has secured our place as one of the world’s largest manufacturers and distributors of foodservice and food packaging products. Pactiv currently produces custom and stock foam, plastic, aluminum, pressed-paperboard, PE coated board, and molded-fiber packaging. Our global force of almost 12,000 team members allows us to supply packers, processors, supermarkets, restaurants, institutions and foodservice industries around the world. Over the years, Pactiv has consistently outpaced the competition in safety, innovation and strategic acquisitions. Want to learn more? Visit www.Pactiv.com.

Pactiv is an Equal Opportunity Employer EEO AA M/F/Vet/Disability. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran’s status, or any other characteristics protected by law.


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Employee Type:

Full time

Location:

IL Oak Brook

Job Type:

Strategy

Job Posting Title:

Director, Strategy - Supply Chain & Operations

Job Description:

The Strategy Director, Operations is ultimately responsible for partnering with the Chief Operations Officer and Chief Strategy Officer to assess, develop and drive long term Operations and Supply Chain Strategy and execution that is aligned with Corporate Strategy. He/She will be a key partner to the Chief Operations Officer, sitting on the Chief Operations Officer's leadership team and collaborating with Operations/Supply chain leaders to drive execution of Strategic Initiatives. He/She will be responsible for driving long term thinking and leading key strategic supply chain/operations projects. This position adds high level analytical support including network/logistics optimization, COGS/OEE/plant operations optimization and future state modeling aligned to M&A or divestiture recommendations.

Position Responsibilities:


  • Work with Chief Operations Officer and senior Operations leaders to develop supply chain / operations strategies that deliver against multiyear objectives.

  • Establish thought leadership/partnership role within the Operations organization and earn credibility to become a key advisor to Chief Operations Officer

  • Partner with Operations leaders to understand, develop and execute long term supply chain capabilities

  • Determine Capital needs within the Supply Chain, calculate ROI and justify expenditures. In some cases manage the implementation of the supply chain capital projects.

  • Collaborate with executive leadership team, strategy counterparts, and business leads to hone integrated supply chain strategy and identify key priorities

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to identify margin improvement, capital allocation, and growth initiatives; develop and successfully execute related operations/supply chain projects.

  • Act as liaison among Divisions, Commercial, R&D, Finance & Supply Chain groups to coordinate and facilitate the information flow and lead the execution of supply chain projects within the THS businesses

  • Conduct supply chain due diligence on potential acquisition targets and lead post close integration efforts.

  • Gather and analyze supply chain data such as forecasts, freight costs, manufacturing costs, capital requirements, and production capacity to develop supply chain optimization models

  • Develop IRR models, perform cash flow analysis, and develop business cases for capital investment justification

  • Participate in the recruiting, hiring and ongoing development of direct report and other manager level strategy professional



Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Minimum of 8 years of experience in a highly analytical/problem solving organization with demonstrated success in operations / supply chain strategy and project management roles

  • 2+ years of experience with a major strategy consulting firm preferred, complemented with an MBA or equivalent educational background

  • Experience driving supply chain /operations strategy in large complex manufacturing environments

  • Experience with Distribution Network Analysis, Manufacturing, Production Network Optimization, Transportation, Demand Planning, or other areas related to Supply Chain

  • Strong leadership with the ability to work collaboratively in cross-functional teams

  • Effectively drive strategy and execution at all levels of the organization

  • Creative problem solving and ability to drive innovative solutions

  • An energetic, self-starter with an inquiring mind, initiative and the ability to work as part of a cohesive team in an environment that values professional excellence and results

  • A proactive style and approach. Willing to question and propose solutions, alternatives and or new ways of doing things, accepting responsibility along the way

  • Attention to detail and sound, practical judgment

  • Must be able to manage multiple complex initiatives simultaneously

  • Experience in retail and consumer packaged goods sectors ideal

  • Excellent Excel and PowerPoint capabilities



Education:



Bachelor's Degree Required - Type: Business/Analytics

Master's Degree Required -- Type: MBA



Travel Requirements: Approximately 30% tra

Disability Assistance
TreeHouse Foods is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers, including those with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, please contact us by sending an email to disability-accommodations@treehousefoods.com . In your email please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting and a description of the position for which you are applying.

EEO Considerations

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.


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Job Summary: The Supply Chain Manager manages and oversees overall supply chain operations, including purchasing and inventory of raw ingredients and packaging used for production. Makes recommendations to improve productivity, quality and efficiency of operations. Coordinates and resolves issues regarding existing and new products. Familiar with a variety of supply chain concepts, practice and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Executes the company’s vision and mission procuring all ingredients, packaging, and non-inventory items needed to run and operate efficiently in the plant. Other Duties Include: Maintain ordering of raw ingredients and packaging material for production. Communicate, schedule, coordinate and follow up on delivery of all incoming materials, including intercompany transfer of goods needed for production. Input and confirm all purchase orders into Great Plains ERP system; establishing pricing, estimated time of arrival, freight and distribution for product items. Execute established inventory stock levels, reorder amounts and lead times for production. Manage all raw ingredient reports including: perishables, packaging, inventory, obsolete and aging to maintain appropriate PAR levels based on lead time requirements. Maintain and update vendor files, pricing notifications and contract changes. Support all departments, including Plant Operations, Corporate Purchasing, Accounting and Sales Plan future material needs based on projections and historical data. Assist in developing requirements for automation of procurement and logistics software. Assist in developing training material and lesson plans for expanded ERP modules.


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Blackmore Partners is seeking executives for its 2019 Acquisition campaign. We are hiring for a Private Equity firm who is seeking applicants with strong experience in the niches of: Food Equipment and Supplies Industry. Preferred applicants are executives with strong P&L growth and revenue generation who are interested in running an acquired company. Job Description: Provide strategic planning and execution to enhance profitability and efficiency of the company’s operations. Develop and administer short and long-range plans that optimize the use of personnel, material and financial resources to deliver the highest-levels of service and customer satisfaction Oversee product shipping and inventory management (hardware, packaging, accessories, etc.) Achieve a high level of expertise and understanding of our products and the needs of our customers. Develop productive, collaborative working relationships with leaders across the organization Work to identify strategies for automating and streamlining processes and functions. Requirements: Must be a current or former operational executive (CEO, COO, President, SVP, GM, etc.) Must have a track record of growing topline and increasing bottom line efficiency. 10+ years of experience in the industry. A history of successful revenue growth. Proven track record of being able to bring a company to scale Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment. Proven ability to lead cross-functional teams, and leading through influence Desired Skills and Experience Deep domain experience Measurable results outside of the market wave Track record of significant shareholder value Classic case of “been there, done that” Dedicated focus to growing and transforming targets Applicant should have directly managed P&L operations. Resume must clearly show operational P&L information. Applicant should also make note of how they have grown sales and EBITDA. You must state your P&L responsibility in the resume or your consideration will be delayed.


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Job Description


The Supply Chain Coordinator will effectively and efficiently monitor inbound shipments and/or coordinate activities involved with the delivery of products and services, such as raw materials and packaging supplies.


Duties:



  • Analyse inventory commitments.

  • Schedule production batches in Platinum needed to meet commitments and run PMR report.

  • Determine raw ingredients and packaging needed keeping in mind quantity price breaks and freight costs.

  • Submit purchase orders for materials to vendors, confirming prices and freight arrangements and cost.

  • Schedule loads with Freight Company to maximize savings.

  • Communicate with vendors regarding any damaged product and file claims as necessary.

  • Maintain vendor files for record keeping.

  • Meet with vendors/ salesman to determine any potential time/cost savings on materials.


Education & Experience:



  • Minimum BS degree Business Management with focus in Supply Chain or related field


  • 3+ years experience in Supply Chain Management preferable in a manufacturing facility


  • Advanced knowledge of procurement best practices


  • Ability to work in office environment and sit at computer for long periods of time


  • Strong organizational, critical thinking, quantitative/analytical and communication skills


  • Attention to detail


  • Expertise in Microsoft Office Programs



 


 


Company Description

Diversified Foods and Seasonings is a leading food manufacturing company headquartered in Covington, Louisiana on the North Shore of Lake Pontchartrain. Our three manufacturing facilities are located in Theodore, Alabama; Madisonville, Louisiana.


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Job Description


 


The VP of Supply Chain will report directly to the CEO and plays a key leadership role in improving operational performance in the organization. To support our growth, we are searching for a warehouse and this leader will lead the process of securing a facility, start-up and operating the warehouse. In addition, this leader will oversee and provide leadership for the supply chain including warehousing, shipping and receiving, freight management and logistics.


Job Functions:



  • Responsible for leading the development and implementation of the supply chain strategy to support organizational goals.

  • Lead the design and implementation of initiatives to support the supply chain strategy of Stir Foods including leveraging systems that optimize the supply chain process.

  • Provide leadership and direction to ensure all supply chain processes are consistent with company policy and expectations.

  • Develop department managers and associates to the fullest extent of their ability while maintaining positive engagement.

  • Maintaining knowledge of industry trends and best practices, staying current on the regulatory and competitive supplier landscape and promoting the continuous review of activities within supple chain functions. (ie. purchasing, inventory management, logistics, freight, distribution and product sourcing)

  • Develop and implement continuous supply chain improvements efforts across all member organizations (short term and long-term performance road map)

  • Ensure operational compliance with all regulatory requirements including FDA, OSHA, etc.

  • Provide direction and oversight to maintenance and technical support activities to reduce time and maximize supply chain productivity.

  • Drive activities and processes to promote safety and the creation of a safety conscious work force.

  • Actively participate in business planning process including the development of the facility operational plan, plant financial budgets, and the development of the business long range plan.

  • Effectively model and promote the company values.

  • Responsible for building a sustainable and motivated organization with high expectations around process improvement.


Education and Experience:


Bachelor’s Degree in business related discipline. Ten years in a FDA regulated manufacturing business (food, pharmaceuticals, medical) five years of operational management responsibilities. Strong understanding of operations management including modern quality management tools and the ability to drive continuous process improvement. Strong understanding of financial results and cost management practices. Knowledge and understanding of regulatory requirements including FDA, OSHA, GMP etc. Competency in computer use including Microsoft Office and internal ERP system. Must be an effective and creative problem solver, critical thinker and have a strategic thought process. Strong leadership ability, including team development and coaching. Thorough knowledge of supply chain processes, including shared services with the ability to translate into strategy and business initiatives. Effective communication skills – both written and verbal. High customer service orientation. Lean Six Sigma Experience preferred, demonstrated by successful completion of a major improvement project. Bilingual, English and Spanish a plus. Demonstrated ability to function successfully in a fast paced, changing work environment.


We are an EEO employer.


Job Type: Full-time


Company Description

At Stir Foods, we are the WOW flavor behind some of your favorite meal experiences. We are the partner to some of the most well-known names in food, food service and retail. You will find our products on fast-casual menus, frozen meals, retail deli, meal kits and RTE bagged salads. We co-create and supply our partners with hot-cooked products including sauces, cheese sauces, soups, chili’s and marinades. Our cold-processed products include dressings, sauces, spreads and batters. Our world-class facility is dedicated to producing fresh salsas.


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Job Description


 


Location: Chambersburg 


Exemption: Exempt 


Shift:  


 


OUR COMPANY:


Ventura Foods is a leading global manufacturer of branded and custom food products that can be found at national and regional restaurants, hospitals and universities, movie theatres and major retailers in the U.S. and in more than 60 countries. At 15 manufacturing sites across North America, Ventura Foods creates dressings and sauces, mayonnaises, margarines, and oils that help our customers create great-tasting flavors with high-quality ingredients. Those same high-quality ingredients go into our own set of branded products, such as: Marie’s® dressings, LouAna® oils, Dean’s® dips and Gold n’ Soft® spreads. Our company is headquartered in Brea, California with operations across the U.S, Canada, Mexico, the Philippines and Singapore. Regardless of your role, function or location, at Ventura Foods, you'll be part of a supportive team dedicated to helping our customers delight their customers.




Position Summary:

12 month rotational leadership development program for recent graduates, with initial goal of placement into the supervisor position, upon successful completion of the program (and a long term goal of elevated leadership within the organization). Participants spend approximately 4 months in each rotation with a focus on management training and project leadership, within any of the following functional areas: Quality, Maintenance, Supply Chain, Processing, Packaging, and Production.




Major Duties and Responsibilities:



  • Key responsibility will be focused on CI project initiatives - with an emphasis on driving impactful solutions to identified challenges. Manages the project and is responsible for assessing potential solutions, recommending best approach by applying business strategy, presenting to and aligning with leadership, and implementation of actual initiatives. Responsible for the project timeline, budget, and delivery of results aligned upon with leadership.

  • Partner with supervisor to plan, organize, and delegate work assignments that accommodate departmental schedules and to best utilize people and equipment, thereby meeting KPIs for departments, and striving for continuous improvement within department.

  • Partner with supervisor to provide direction to employees/team and monitor job performance, inclusive of: problem resolution and continuous improvement efforts.

  • Partner with supervisor to ensure food safety, product specifications, cost, and service level metrics are met. Follows and enforces all safety procedures within the facility. Inclusive of training personnel and enforcement of standards.

  • Applies knowledge of processes and equipment functions to resolve issues and provide direction to employees. Proactively communicate any issues with meeting targets to site leadership. Makes recommendations for solutions, changes, and appropriate CI efforts.

  • Partner with the supervisor to develop, implement, and improve job specific training to all employees, ensure overall conformance with all Company policies, Good Manufacturing Practices, and housekeeping.

  • Responsible for assuring compliance with all Food Safety policies, procedures and regulatory criterion including the current SQF code, Good Manufacturing Practices, and the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) and associated Preventive Controls.






Education and Experience:


  • Bachelors Degree (preferably in Supply Chain Information Systems; Management Information Systems; Supply Chain Management)

  • 0 to 3 years experience in a manufacturing facility (targeting previous internship experience in a similar manufacturing environment within the food industry)




Knowledge and Skills:


  • Excellent communication and problem solving skills

  • Demonstrates and practices leadership

  • Knowledge and experience in a similar manufacturing facility within the food industry




 


Physical Demands:


Regularly requires intermittent sitting, standing, walking, climbing, squatting, kneeling, pushing, and pulling.  Physical strength and dexterity sufficient to perform the required task(s). Must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds or more with assistance.  Additional demands may be required.


 


Work Environment:


In addition to normal business hours, work schedules may include after hours and weekends as needed.  May work outside and in adverse temperatures which include extreme hot, cold, and humidity.  May be exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals and vibration.  Must be willing and able to wear personal protective equipment as required by established Company Safety standards.  May require work in confined and dark spaces, and at heights in excess of 18 feet for prolonged periods of time.


 


Ventura Foods is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.



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 Pros2Plan, a Spinnaker Company is now hiring for a Supply Planner (Exp in Food/Bakery Industry)


 


Location: Chicago, IL


Duration: Full Time


Salary: open


 


The Position


The Supply Planner is responsible for supply planning finished goods for assigned bakeries and/or co-packers, ensuring proper inventory levels, service and cost objectives.  The Planner will be responsible for short to mid-term capacity planning.  Supply Planner will work closely with manufacturing plants, as well as key business stake holders.


 


Principal Accountabilities



  • Responsible for generating a weekly capacity constrained supply plan, ensuring efficient delivery of inventory, service and cost objectives. 

  • Primary supply contact for assigned product category; participate in weekly plant meetings, inventory management, KPI reporting

  • Ability to proactively identify supply risk and identify resolution, mitigating customer shortages

  • Responsible for escalating and communicating supply risks to Customer Service, Sales and other internal customers.

  • Work with cross-functional teams on product launches and/or existing product changes

  • Provide necessary reports and updates for monthly IBP Process

  • Work with Capacity Planner on demand changes, supply issues/risks and open capacity for Sales

  • Responsible for leading minor short-term ad hoc projects within the Supply Planning team

  • Track bakery/business performance (KPIs) to the established supply chain plan such as Case Fill Rate, Days of Supply, OSMI and Production Adherence. 

  • Conduct root cause analysis for supply chain issues and define corrective action plans to avoid reoccurrence

  • Manage and control finished goods inventories for assigned items in order to achieve the company's financial targets along with utilizing obsolete and slow moving inventory reports to determine action required to initiate salvage sale or disposal of product.

  • Deploy finished goods inventories of assigned foods across the distribution network to support customer needs using SAP


 


Skills & Qualifications


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.



  • Minimum of a Bachelor Degree is required

  • Minimum 3 years of experience in the following functions is required: supply chain management, planning, logistics, manufacturing and/or related field

  • Strong knowledge of SAP is required

  • Previous experience with Network Supply Planning tools, such as SAP APO or SAP IBP is preferred

  • Strong knowledge of manufacturing environments is required

  • Strong MS Office experience, specifically with Excel

  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively in a collaborative team environment

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills required

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Ability to manage multiple projects and initiatives while working independently is required

  • APICS Certification is preferred

  • Excellent organizational skills required

  • Demonstrates agility within a dynamic environment


 


Note: This Position Description indicates the critical features of the role as they are presently envisioned.  They are subject to change at any time due to business conditions or other reasons.  The incumbent may be asked to perform other duties as required.


Company Description

Pros2Plan, LLC, www.pros2plan.com, a Spinnaker Management Group Company, www.spinnakermgmt.com, is a strategic staffing services firm that specializes in placing hard-to-find skills. We are headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA. Our team has decades of Business and IT staffing experience and a global reach in sourcing talent.

We have deep experience in augmenting large and small teams, as well as key individuals to round out your staffing needs.

Finding specialized talent or skill sets that require deep process knowledge and hands-on technology experience is our niche. Our team places experienced consultants at competitive rates in a rapid response mode.

Our View - Pros2Plan is a global provider of permanent staff and consultants to support enterprise software and business. We work with exceptional people who have the depth, knowledge, and experience to assist companies in their critical areas of need. Our goal is to provide our clients with quality candidates within the allocated budget. We deliver the experienced individuals that bring deep process knowledge and technology expertise. Pros2Plan provides the resource that is the best fit, not just the best available candidate.

Our expertise spans across CRM, ERP, SCM, Logistics (WMS & TMS), and Business Intelligence to include Open Source. The vertical markets we specialize in include, Consumer Goods, Health Sciences, Manufacturing, High Tech, Automotive, Food and Beverage, Finance, and Healthcare.

Whether you need an extra set of hands for an implementation, upgrade, business process, or gap in a project, Pros2Plan can assist with providing consultants to ensure your success. With over 20 years of recruitment experience, we know how to find the hidden talent that is not found on job boards. The success stories of our clients and of our consultants are our best reference and we want to become one of your success stories.


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Job Description


 


Pulmuone is a LOHAS, Lifestyle of Health & Sustainability, company that seeks to promote beautiful harmony between people and the earth. Pulmuone Foods USA brands include Nasoya, Wildwood, Emerald Valley Kitchen, Monterey Gourmet Foods, and Cibo Naturals. Pulmuone’s family of brands provide our consumers a wide variety of delicious products that are inspired by contemporary flavor palates and encourage a healthy and sustainable lifestyle. Visit www.pulmuonefoodsusa.com to learn more about the company and brands.


Essential Job Functions:



  • Review all weekly inbound orders of all DC/item combination covered and review reasonableness based on sales/trends by using data comparison against plan or forecast


  • Process the routing of all orders for delivery to GCC’s by confirming routing in the system, arranging pick-ups, setting up proper appointments and providing pallet labels to warehouses


  • Work with Walmart replenishment and PMO SCM on all initiatives such as PTI/ASN


  • Deal with Walmart RetailLink System Management


  • Communicate directly, as needed, with Walmart replenishment center on any issues; suggest and manage all corrective actions


  • Work with PMO SCM on demand forecasts, anticipated spikes and etc


  • Track and monitor all PO’s for OTIF by shipping/delivering in full, delivering to GCC on time and monitoring delivery dates and order fulfillment to Regional DC’s


  • Provide as the key point of contact between Operations and Sales related to order management


  • Analyze weekly POS by SKU managed by monitoring hot stores and identifying potential in-stock issues


  • Combine syndicated data with Walmart POS data to evaluate customer performance by reviewing gain/loss of share and price competitiveness, to ensure there are no surprises of Walmart being undersold on a greater % of scans than allowable (per their directives)


  • Identify opportunities for distribution expansion based on CDI/BDI


  • Review Walmart scorecard on weekly basis: sales, maintained margin, in-stock and OTIF


  • Work on actual shipment management/confirmation of BOL, delivery confirmation, mis-ship management and communicate with Walmart for receiving


  • Manage holiday shipment planning and handle to revise and create purchasing orders needed


  • Develop weekly/monthly reports for Walmart performance


  • Establish and maintain all corporate policies related to supply chain matters


  • Conduct required analysis requested from Sales and/or SCM


  • Develop strategy for business development as required


Skills/Qualifications:



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain Management, Business, Finance or related discipline. Advanced degree is a plus


  • 5+ years in SCM/distribution/supply operations preferred


  • Strong skills in project management and analytical skills; experience with forecasting and cost accounting preferred


  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Office suites


  • Ability to provide direction to the development, proper interpretation and reporting of key performance indicators to measure supply chain performance


  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills


  • Ability to effectively present information in reports/presentations/communications


  • Ability to solve practical problems and manage multiple priorities


  • Ability to travel up to 10%


Please submit your resume to minc@pulmuone.com



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Job Description


Supply Chain Supervisor - Nights


This position is for Pactiv, a company of Reynolds Group Holding Inc.


The ideal candidate has a background in food/beverage/pharma with Gmp experience, and an understanding of Lean and Six Sigma.


JOB DESCRIPTION:



  • Develops and implements supply chain plans that may affect the production, distribution, and inventory of finished products in order to enhance product flow.

  • May have a particular area of specialty (replenishment, inventory control, logistics, etc.)

  • Assists in the development of policies, guidelines, and procedures to ensure quality and cost control.

  • Conducts distribution and network studies, monitors inventory and analyzes requirements in order to develop strategies to achieve desired delivery times and order fill rates.

  • Maintains appropriate records and prepares reports.

  • Coordinates logistics activities with internal/external customers.


QUALIFICATIONS:



  • BA/BS degree preferred in logistics or related field.

  • 4+ years previous business experience, preferably in procurement/logistics or related field.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Strong organizational skills.

  • Strict attention to detail.

  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize.

  • High analytical ability desired.


 


Company Description

At Pactiv, continuous innovation and development has secured our place as one of the world’s largest manufacturers and distributors of foodservice and food packaging products. Pactiv currently produces custom and stock foam, plastic, aluminum, pressed-paperboard, PE coated board, and molded-fiber packaging. Our global force of almost 12,000 team members allows us to supply packers, processors, supermarkets, restaurants, institutions and foodservice industries around the world. Over the years, Pactiv has consistently outpaced the competition in safety, innovation and strategic acquisitions. Want to learn more? Visit www.Pactiv.com.

Pactiv is an Equal Opportunity Employer EEO AA M/F/Vet/Disability. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran’s status, or any other characteristics protected by law.


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Primary liason between all 12 manufacturing facilities and corporate Oil Procurement group. Responsible for managing supply of all bulk oils to 12 facilities, including both railcar and truck movements. Control proper inventory levels at each location to meet demand and control costs. Interface with plant schedulers, suppliers, brokers, and procurement to balance contract position with weekly and monthly demand. Responsible for allocating plant requisitions to the correct, lowest-delivered-cost purchase contracts. Major Duties and Responsibilities:Schedule oil by creating purchase orders based on plant requisitions and by using knowledge of contracted positions apply POs to appropriate oil contracts, maintaining lowest possible costs for each oil type.Resolve supply issues and demand changes with suppliers and brokers on a daily basis, managing the relationship with plant schedulers. These result from late shipments by suppliers and rejections and schedule changes by our plants.During supply disruptions, act as primary liaison between Oil Trading, Operations, and Supply Chain.Monitor and manage oil invoice exceptions.Manage regular, frequent communications with suppliers and brokers to maintain flow of oil to plants.Assemble oil forecasts as requested.Utilize the supply and demand analysis tool to monitor inventory flow thus preventing shortages and controlling inventory costs.Entering purchase contracts and maintaining contract positions.Cross-Training and coverage of other roles in the department.Education and Experience:Bachelor’s degree and 3 to 5 years of Supply Chain experience or equivalent experience of 5+ years of Supply Chain experience in CPG, or commodities or food/bev manufacturing required.Supply Chain experience to include scheduling and logistics management of bulk commodities for multiple plant operationSupply Chain certification preferred Bachelor’s degree strongly preferred.Knowledge and Skills:Requires strong verbal and written communications skills with a high degree of accuracy and strong attention to detail. Ability to make decisions independently and prioritize and manage time sensitive situations. Must be able to interact with a wide variety of personnel within and outside the company on an ongoing basis to accomplish proper supply chain management.


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Job Description


 


Who We Are:


The Atlanta Community Food Bank is working to end hunger in our community with the food, people and big ideas needed so that no one worries where their next meal is coming from.  Since 1979, we’ve been providing food for a growing network of nonprofit partners – including food pantries, community kitchens, child care centers, night shelters and senior centers.  We currently serve more than 600 partners in 29 counties across metro Atlanta and north Georgia.


 


Where You’ll Work: 


Supply Chain


 


About the Role:


 


This position is responsible for supply planning and management of all purchased and donated food and household goods for distribution into the Atlanta Community Food Bank network.  S/He will engage and develop relationships with distributors, manufacturers, growers and retail outlets at the national, regional and local levels to secure and grow donations and supply.  They will ensure production of packaged goods into inventory, and will also effectively utilize Federal and State food program sources to supply ongoing needs.  This role is responsible for optimizing inventory management, driving appropriate inventory turns, on-hand inventory levels and optimized purchasing strategies, aligned with distribution plans and demand.  Staff responsible for purchasing, donor sourcing, production packaging, and inventory management will report to this role.  This position reports to the Chief Operating Officer.


 


What You’ll Do:


 


Supply Management


 


·         Coordinate annual budgeting and planning for purchased and donated product and supplies


·         Drive development and alignment of supply, sourcing and production plans with distribution demand at the lowest category levels


·         Ensure compliance with government programs, food safety, sourcing and other key standards


·         Identify and implement new supply sources to meet new product and program requirements


·         Lead the Supply Management program and Deliver continuous improvement in quality and effectiveness of the supply management  processes and tools


 


Relationship Management


 


·         Lead key relationship development with Feeding America functional resources and peers


·         Lead account management relationship development with key food donors and suppliers


·         Collaborate with Development leadership in joint financial and food donor recognition strategies


People Management


 


·         Assign performance goals, initiatives and work tasks to direct reports


·         Coach and develop team members to successfully perform in roles


·         Manage performance of team members, including administration of the performance management tools and Disciplinary processes


·         Grow team capabilities to enable department and organizational talent development and succession planning


What You’ll Need:


 


·         A Bachelor's degree in Business, Supply Chain, or other related field or equivalent combination of education and experience


Experience


 


·         Must have at least 5 years of prior supply management experience with leadership experience in an ERP-managed environment


·         Must have 5 or more years of prior procurement/sourcing experience


·         Two or more years of prior leadership experience in a production operation


·         Demonstrated proficiency in leading continuous improvement initiatives and corrective action processes


·         Demonstrated Experience in Supplier and/or Customer Relationship Management tools and processes


·         Demonstrated Experience in supply, demand, and inventory management principles


·         Must be proficient in excel database and reporting tools


Even Better if You Have:


 


·         Experience with Federal and/or State sourcing programs


·         Four or more years of prior experience in packaging operations


And You'll Love this Position if:


 


·         You are creative and love to identify solutions to complex problems


·         You are able to work with other departments in creating strategic, mutually beneficial partnerships


·         You are proactive, organized, and detailed-oriented


 


Competencies:


 


·         Building a successful team


·         Leading Change


·         Building positive relationships


·         Driving Results


There may be some Physical Demands and Travel:


 


·         The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


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·         Employee is routinely required to type and focus on information in a computer screen greater than 50% per day.


·         Employee may be required to lift heavy items to waist level of up to 20 lbs


 


 


 


 


Company Description

The Atlanta Community Food Bank is a nonprofit organization supplying food and grocery items to over 600 partner agencies serving families and individuals in 29 metro Atlanta and North Georgia counties.


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