Job Type: Contract
Location: ID
Posted: 11/10/2021

Client Company

: US Retail Grocery Company

Project Overview

: Client is seeking a manager level consultant for category/sourcing and project management for Supply Chain Center of Excellence.

Skills/Capabilities Required

  • Highly skilled in sourcing, inventory management, supplier evaluations and power point storytelling
  • Develop right-sized supply network, balancing domestic and international production to support demand (in partnership with sourcing manager)
  • Develop and conduct supplier resiliency audits
  • Work with BU to validate forecast methodology and assess forecast volatility
  • Establish cross functional inventory management rigor to ensure the right item, in the right place, at the right time
  • Provide daily triage support
  • Develop executive summaries and regular status reports
  • Conduct risk analysis for leadership
  • Lead x-functional meeting cadence
  • Onboard new suppliers where needed
  • Drive innovation and new packaging introduction as needed

The project crosses several categories, any combination of experience in Packaging, Prepared Meals, Frozen, Marketing, Logistics would be helpful.

Location/On-site Requirement

: Work is remote, client is in Boise, ID. Candidates can be in any time zone, order of preference is Mountain, Pacific, Central and Eastern.

Start Date/Duration

: ASAP start, duration 12 months.