Industry leading food manufacturer based in the Chicago area.
New position due to growth!
Contract Manufacturing Director will be responsible for selecting, customer service management and performance management of a wide range of Contract Manufacturers.
High level capabilities/experience in negotiations, contracts and agreements
Strong organizational and planning skills
Travel required, 25-30%
Self-starter who has the ability to work with little supervision
Experience: 5+ years of related experience in food manufacturing.
Responsible for quality, customer service, inventory, finished goods production, material planning, cost control, cost reduction and vendor relations at the Contract Manufacturing facilities. Develop and maintain business relationships with Contract Manufacturers responsible for manufacturing the company’s products. Lead cross functional teams to oversee all aspects of operational performance that meets the quality, food safety standards, regulatory policies, customer service and cost requirements of the organization.
Education: Bachelor's Degree
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Kinsa Group exclusively helps food and beverage companies hire talented professionals for their critical job openings through a unique recruiting process. We have been recruiting highly qualified food and beverage industry professionals and senior-to-executive level management candidates throughout the United States since 1985. Chicagoland is our largest market for placed talent in the last 5 years.
We search for, recruit, interview and assess candidates for positions in:
- C-Suite Executives
- Operations and Plant Production Management
- Product Development and Food Science
- Quality Assurance and Food Safety
- Human Resources
- Engineering and Maintenance
- Supply Chain and Purchasing
- Finance and Accounting
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