This position is for Pactiv, a company of Reynolds Group Holding Inc.
The Procurement Capital Category Manager reports to the Director of Procurement - Indirect and is responsible for all sourcing, management and compliance for Capital projects. The individual will be responsible for developing and executing strategies across the CapEx category that will support all Pactiv facilities. This individual will also provide oversight, leadership, and guidance to the facilities as well as the Engineering team.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Develop category strategies for all of the CapEx spend for Pactiv and collaborate with other business partners for additional incremental savings opportunities
Manage supplier selection and negotiation process
Manage all CapEx spend across manufacturing, operations and distribution
Ensure compliance with Corporate driven category strategies for CapEx
Develop KPI’s for the category to ensure optimization of the category strategies
Manage costs, track savings, and report out this data to Management
Contract management, including developing, execution and compliance to the contract with support and guidance from our legal department
Develop Standard Procurement Work processes
Create training manuals to assist plant and corporate buyers with onboarding activities
Develop relationships with key internal stakeholders across the business
Build contingency plans for suppliers and facilities to ensure continuity of supply
Identify and manage any risks across the CapEx platform
Acts as business partner to Engineering, Manufacturing Operations and provides expert Sourcing insights, recommendations and guidance.
Constructively challenges Engineering and Manufacturing Plant Operations in order to identify new value and process optimization opportunities.
Identifies and drives strategic sourcing projects together with other sourcing projects/tasks.
Carries end-to-end responsibility for the (e-)RFx (RFP, RFQ, RFI) processes in coordination with Engineering and Plant Operations.
Directly solves operational issues with the suppliers
Manage supplier relationships, track performance, and provide supplier performance feedback
Develops systems and process roadmaps to optimize performance of CapEx Sourcing
Support Vendor audits and the Compliance Audit System
Bachelor's Degree in Business, Accounting, Engineering or equivalent
Master’s Degree and/or CPM preferred
7+ years of Procurement experience, managing $50 million spend in CapEx across multiple locations, preferably with high end technology manufacturing equipment.
Proven understanding of CapEx Strategic Sourcing concepts; e.g. theoretical insight combined with a record of accomplishment with Strategic Sourcing and Category Management; Spend Analysis; Market Analysis, Procurement Strategy Definition, Execution of RFx, Supplier Selection and Supplier Relationship Management
Strong analytical background required with excellent organizational and multitasking skills are required, as is the ability to lead and direct the work of other team members.
Demonstrated ability to present to leadership within the organization and provide direction and results.
Additional Salary Information: Bonus eligible
Internal Number: 10179
About Pactiv LLC
At Pactiv, continuous innovation and development has secured our place as one of the world’s largest manufacturers and distributors of foodservice and food packaging products. Pactiv currently produces custom and stock foam, plastic, aluminum, pressed-paperboard, PE coated board, and molded-fiber packaging. Our global force of almost 12,000 team members allows us to supply packers, processors, supermarkets, restaurants, institutions and foodservice industries around the world. Over the years, Pactiv has consistently outpaced the competition in safety, innovation and strategic acquisitions. Want to learn more? Visit www.Pactiv.com
Pactiv is an Equal Opportunity Employer EEO AA M/F/Vet/Disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran’s status, or any other characteristic protected by law.