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The National Purchasing Manager’s role is to manage the development & execution of Global and Canadian contracts focusing on Protein category. The role will focus on managing to maximize category performance in meeting stakeholder needs and will be responsible for coordinating Canadian SCM efforts between the vendors, strategic assets & business operations teams to help ensure seamless execution. The manager will be responsible for working closely with internal stakeholders, through planning, implementing, and marketing efforts, which will drive growth, increase client satisfaction, and drive Aramark’s mission of enriching and nourishing lives.
The candidate will act as a primary SCM resource to drive top & bottom line returns targeted from prescriptive Canadian menu management activity & standardization approaches as part of a Global Procurement team. Collaboration with Aramark stakeholders and the procurement team will be required to enhance category management strategies, tactics, and measurement tools (KPI’s). The candidate will be involved with all aspects of operational support including coordination of efforts between all internal stakeholders, distribution, vendors, and functional support. Experience with food categories such as entrees, beverages, snacks and consumer packaged goods category management is required of the candidate. It would also be an advantage to have experience with Aramark or similar contract caterers, with their lines of business, marketing and support departments.
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