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PROCUREMENT MANAGER

8-12 NORTHERN AVENUE, VIC, AU, 3194

Regional Procurement Manager, McCormick, Moorabbin

 

There's never been a more exciting time to be at McCormick Australia.  We're a respected global flavour leader with more than 12,000 employees across 27 countries. From favourite drinks to iconic burgers and in every aisle in the grocery store, McCormick is flavouring many of the biggest brands you know.  What makes us a great place to work? Simple. We put people first. We champion growth, respect everyone's contributions and do what's right for our business, our people and our planet.  The best part:  we get to bring our passion for flavour to work every day.  Join us on our quest to make every meal and moment better.

 

The Role

 

The purpose of the Procurement Manager is to provide expertise and management to assure the supply, value and risk mitigation of raw materials within the organisation. Whilst this is a largely independent position, you will be acting in alignment with business strategies (local and global) and will have the support and regular engagement with leadership team where your input into future sourcing strategy development will be valued.

 

If you are a commercially minded Procurement professional looking to join a company who can support your growth and create an impact to the organization and the broader community– read on to learn what you’ll be doing to achieve in this role.

 

  • Leveraging your market understanding and strong procurement and supply chain experience to manage the ongoing procurement for our Australian business and strategy development of raw materials across Asia Pacific zone
  • Negotiating new and existing supplier agreements and managing supplier relationships
  • Building and providing market intelligence for commodity trends, building accurate budgets and forecasting models to support risk mitigation for the business
  • Meeting targets associated with savings, supply assurance, sustainability and risk mitigation.
  • Supporting the Purchasing team with escalation enquiries

 

 

The Benefits
 

  • Offers for free Corporate Massage and other Health and Wellbeing initiatives
  • Generous Employee Recognition and Reward program
  • Company paid Parental Leave entitlements
  • Annual Bonus Program
  • Flexible working arrangements supporting work/life balance
  • Positive, friendly and innovative work culture
  • Free On-site parking
  • Training & Development plans offering growth opportunities across global functions

 plus loads more

 

 

About You

 

If the below sounds like you, apply today for a confidential discussion about how working with us could be the best move you make for your career.

 

  • Significant experience in a Purchasing/Supply chain environment with commercial acumen
  • An understanding of FMCG as an industry, ideally with direct experience
  • A desire to build and lead a team who can share your focus on business success
  • Experience with Agricultural commodities

 

 

Our Company

 

We are a Company who puts people first - people who take what they do seriously, but not themselves! Our people strive for excellence, have a great attitude, care for the safety of each other and our consumers, our people are innovative and lead by example - because these are the values necessary for a successful career with McCormick Australia.

 

McCormick’s Passion for Flavour is brought to life through our consumer brands Gourmet Garden, Keen’s, Aeroplane, French’s and Frank’s and our people have what it takes to build Australia’s Leading Flavour Company!

 

How to Apply

 

If you believe you are the right candidate for this position, please apply with a CV and cover letter by the 6th of October.   

Our ambitions are bold. If you are a change-maker with a passion for flavour and an appetite for a good challenge, come have a seat at our table.  Your application will be treated in strict confidence.

 

We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.  If you are a qualified applicant, you will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Note: We will not accept unsolicited CVs from recruitment agencies/third parties and we will not be liable or responsible for any fees or costs associated with unsolicited CV's sent directly to line managers at McCormick.

WHY WORK AT MCCORMICK?

United by flavor. Driven by results.

As a McCormick employee you’ll be empowered to focus on more than your individual responsibilities. You’ll have the opportunity to be part of something bigger than yourself—to have a say in where the company is going and how it’s growing.

Between our passion for flavor, our 130-year history of leadership and integrity, the competitive and comprehensive benefits we offer, and our culture, which is built on respect and opportunities for growth, there are many reasons to join us at McCormick.