Supplier Management Specialist

  • Location: Mexico-Guadalajara
  • Job Family: Supply Chain
  • Time Type: Full time
  • Job Requisition ID: R0004812
  • Experience Years: 5-10 Years of Experience
  • Employee Type: Regular

About the Opportunity

Manage supplier relationships as a primary point of contact for a selected portfolio of Driscoll´s Strategic Suppliers, including Performance tracking, reviews and day to day operations management.

Responsibilities

  • Primary Point of Contact to internal and external Stakeholders for solving commercial and operational issues.
  • Work with suppliers to prepare for updates or enhancements over time. Monitor vendor readiness to support new program launches and changes to business rules, processes, and tools develop Strategic Collaborative Relationships.
  • This individual will work closely with other functions in an integrated team environment to develop procurement specifications and work statements for various complex goods and services.
  • Conducts oversight and management of strategies, performance, and development of large-scale products while supporting leadership in identifying risks and developing mitigation strategies.
  • Assurance of Supply based on Planning
  • Point of escalation to Procurement and Planning operations
  • Supplier long term Capacity Planning
  • Supplier alignment to volume commitments
  • Material Network Analysis & Optimization 
     

Supplier Performance Management:  Key Supplier & Integrators Metric data management, financial analysis, operation Improvement and Lead Performance Reviews.

Candidate Profile

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree: international Business or related
  • Advanced English
  • Similar experience: 5+ years
  • Sourcing and planning
  • Negotiation
  • KPI management
  • Availability to travel (national and international)
  • American Visa is required
  • Driving License

About Driscolls

Driscoll's is the global market leader for fresh strawberries, blueberries, raspberries and blackberries. With more than 100 years of farming heritage and hundreds of independent growers around the world, Driscoll's is passionate about growing fresh, beautiful and delicious berries. Our values of humility, passion and trustworthiness have guided our mission to delight consumers around the world.

Driscoll's exclusive patented berry varieties are developed through years of research using only natural breeding methods – meaning, no GMOs. From farm-to-table, we focus on delivering a high quality, premium berry experience with our many supply chain partners.

Driscoll's is the trusted brand for Only the Finest Berries™.


Driscoll's es el proveedor líder en la comercialización de Fresas, Frambuesas, Zarzamoras y Arándanos Azules en el mundo. Con más de 100 años de herencia en agricultura y cientos de productores independiente alrededor del mundo, Driscoll's es una compañía apasionada por cultivar Berries frescas, hermosas y deliciosas. Nuestros valores de humildad, pasión y confianza han guiado nuestra misión de deleitar a los consumidores en el mundo.

Las variedades exclusivas de Driscoll's han sido desarrolladas a través de años de investigación usando sólo métodos de mejoramiento natural. De la granja a la mesa, nos enfocamos en ofrecer una experiencia de alta calidad con apoyo de nuestros socios de la cadena de suministro.

Driscoll's es la marca de confianza de sólo las mejores Berries.