The Director of Global Procurement owns the overall development ownership and management of the BDA negotiating and costing to drive “Best” vendor pricing with continuous buy-side margin excellence. Responsible for working cross functionally with Retail and Import leadership to develop and execute global procurement plan, negotiating strategy and training, with effective business analysis & and oversight to maximize profitability. Key to success is integrating the understanding of regulatory requirements, social responsibility, quality and safety compliance, all as it relates into a profitable, seamless, and efficient business model. The successful candidate will have strong leadership skills along with the ability to navigate business negotiations in multiple environments, particularly internationally, and a keen eye towards detail, strategic thinking and taking a solutions oriented approach to trouble shooting.
Travel: As needed
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