Strategic Sourcing Director- Resins and Direct Materials in Lake Forest, IL at Reynolds Consumer Products

Date Posted: 11/13/2018

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Job Title: Strategic Sourcing Director- Resins and Direct Materials

City: Lake Forest / State: Illinois


Job Description

Join Reynolds Consumer Products…a world of opportunities! At Reynolds Consumer Products, we are passionate about achieving results and have fun winning as a team! We provide amazing job opportunities for growth and competitive salaries and benefits in an exciting, dynamic, fast-paced, and fun workplace environment. Are you looking to build a strong career? Then we have an opportunity for you! We currently have an opportunity for a Strategic Sourcing Director- Resins and Direct Materials located at our headquarters in Lake Forest, IL.

Your Role:

As a Strategic Sourcing Director- Resins and Direct Materials, you will be responsible for the overall strategic leadership, development, and strategy implementation for sourcing as well sourcing our direct materials categories including resins, colorants, additives, and packaging. You will have the opportunity to:

  • Lead, coach, and develop all members of the Sourcing team
  • Align processes to meet business needs and sourcing goals
  • Lead category management for assigned categories to deliver on initiatives
  • Establish a supplier relationship management program and manage global supply base

In this role, you will foster an energized, mobilized, and engaged team as well as set targets for them, promote a learning culture, and ultimately impact the continuous improvement of Sourcing.

You will love it here if…

  • You are a strong leader with the ability to motivate others
  • You thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • You are a natural people-person
  • You pay great attention to details and enjoy solving problems

We need you to have:

  • BA/BS degree in Business, Finance, Engineering, or Supply Chain Management or a related field
  • 10+ years of experience in procurement in the Consumer Packaged Goods industry
  • Experience managing commodity raw materials, resins, and petrochemicals
  • Prior team management
  • Experience with direct material strategic sourcing, specifically resins
  • Excellent financial analysis and negotiating skills
  • Excellent capabilities in Microsoft Office

Icing on the cake:

  • MBA or other advanced degree
  • Certified Purchasing Manager (CPM) or American Production and Inventory Control Society (APICS) certification
  • Six Sigma green or black belt


Want to know more? Check out our website or connect with us on LinkedIn!

Apply today to join a fast-growing innovative company!

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Reynolds Consumer Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer EEO AA M/F/Vet/Disability.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability.

Reynolds Consumer Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer that complies with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO is The Law Poster:

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The poster and the supplement can be found on this link.

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