A BETTER FUTURE
Everything begins with passion, a legacy from the Saputo family, which offered tasty and quality cheeses to its community.
Today, after more than 65 years, the company employs thousands of dedicated employees, proud of their role, who work day after day to deliver quality products to customers and consumers.
Ensuring the well-being of our employees is our priority. We offer attractive working conditions and benefits to our employees and their families :
Advantageous corporate agreements
Full range of group insurance benefits
Group retirement pension plan with employer contribution
Purchase option of company stocks
Health and wellness program in the workplace
Assistance program for employees and their families
We support employment equity. Saputo strives to embed diversity and inclusion in its operations and invites candidates from all horizons to join its family.
SUMMARY OF TASKS :
The Manager, Indirect Procurement will be responsible for managing the Ariba Platform and lead / facilitate the strategic sourcing process for the indirect spend category.
The incumbent will also create and manage supplier contracts and catalogs through the Ariba system. The Manager, Indirect Procurement will also have the following responsibilities :
Serve as key member of Corporate Procurement Team by leading efforts for the indirect spend category;
Manage pipeline of savings opportunities;
Prepare periodic category performance reports for assigned categories;
Develop Indirect sourcing strategy;
Create Indirect Product Categories;
Centralize Product Catalogues;
Help shift buyers to using new leading-edge technologies on indirect categories to discover new opportunities and savings;
Create value by leveraging the Ariba network to generate savings;
Assist in the development of supplier evaluation criteria KPI’s;
Track and Monitor Indirect Procurement compliance;
Actively identify cost reduction opportunities and track saving objectives;
Analyze and classify data to support strategic sourcing decisions;
Provide strategic guidance to cross-functional teams;
Education : Bachelor’s degree;
Experience : Minimum 5 years of Indirect negotiating and sourcing;
Ability and willingness to work independently and collaboratively;
Knowledge of Ariba and SAP, essential;
Strong analytical skills;
Experience reviewing contracts.