Responsible for sourcing, negotiating, supplier selection, and contracting for the assigned portfolio. May be called upon to assist with categories beyond the primary assignment. Expected to foster a “single voice” mentality across all Ajinomoto Windsor North America locations, as well as support and enforce all established company policies.
Responsible for direction of ~$50-100 million in annual purchase activity. Manage 1 or more direct staff reports, and influence activities of factory plant purchasing/material managers.