San Fernando, California Procurement Business Partner

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  • Requisition Number SF5250
  • Full Time Full Time - Regular
  • Shift 1st Shift
  • Area of Interest Procurement
  • Location San Fernando-SF1

Procurement Business Partner

San Fernando, CA

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HELP US BRING THE GIFT OF HEALTH TO LIFE.

Working at Pharmavite is an experience like no other. With a focus on complete nutrition for all, each endeavor is urgent and everyday counts. You'll have the opportunity to work on the #1 selling national vitamin and supplement brand, Nature Made, as well as an exciting portfolio of other products that are shaping the future of the healthy living industry. Consumer-driven innovation, high quality products and a promising portfolio, all driven by a team with a shared sense of purpose -- that's Pharmavite. Join us to bring the gift of health to life.

The Procurement Business Partner serves as the facilitator between the Sourcing team and the manufacturing sites in a service-oriented/partnership role. This role is responsible to ensure that the site's priorities and business requirements are clearly understood and met and that Sourcing activities are aligned appropriately. You will support Category Managers' cost savings initiatives and, from time to time, work with site teams on all Direct and Indirect Procurement related issues. The Procurement Business Partner will report to the Manager of Indirect Sourcing.

At Pharmavite, every employee has a stake in bringing the gift of health to life. We never shy away from disruptive innovation and tough challenges, because we're making real nutrition accessible to consumers everywhere in new and different ways. And because we know every nutriment, we make matters, we have to make sure each one is just right before we make it ready for use. With this great responsibility comes the satisfaction that your contribution makes a real and significant difference.

Critical contributions this role is counted on to deliver include:

  • Facilitator plans, guides and manages a seamless connection between Sourcing and Operations, with strong project management skills.
  • Development of site savings forecasts, including review of site financials with leadership; able to take appropriate action to keep activities on track.
  • Support or full ownership and management of material/product supply risks.
  • Viewed as a valued business advisor supporting both Operational and Sourcing priorities.

The ideal candidate is well-read with the ability to concisely articulate key points or insights verbally and in writing. Is ambitious with good follow-through, analytical and pays attention to detail and deadlines. Drives thought leadership with the ability to make unbiased recommendations based on facts and data.

You'll be most successful in this role if you have:

  • The ability to influence at various levels within the manufacturing sites and the Sourcing teams.
  • Good organizational skills, detailed oriented, a passion for problem-solving, and a positive attitude.
  • Highly motivated and dedicated to continuous
  • Ability to work with multiple priorities, pressure points, and sources of communication on a daily basis.
  • Relates well to a variety of people and builds rapport easily.
  • Ability to build effective relationships and teams: using diplomacy and tact and can diffuse high-tension situations.

It's an exciting time in Pharmavite's history. After 45 years of leading the healthy living industry with award-winning vitamins and supplements, the company has experienced great success and has gained the trust of consumers, healthcare professionals, and retailers alike. But there's more growth ahead of us than behind us, and for our employees this translates into opportunity. Our rapidly changing business enables employees to take on new challenges and transform Pharmavite for the future.

In order to take on these challenges, you'll need to have:

  • The ability to lead and manage multiple projects simultaneously that involve diverse technologies and cross-functional teams primarily within manufacturing operations.
  • Excellent business partner engagement skills.
  • 5 years of Engineering, Business, or Supply Chain related work experience.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Business, or Supply Chain or a related field of study.

OUR OFFER:

Here, career paths aren't predefined, and bureaucratic limitations don't exist -- you have the opportunity to grow, learn from industry pioneers, and develop the way you want to. Pharmavite is investing more in the development of our team -- to help us deliver on our purpose and help you achieve your career aspirations. Our environment is geared to fuel curiosity, encourage experimentation, and generate learning as this is the way we develop ourselves and our organization.

Pharmavite is committed to meeting the needs of our employees and their families with a Total Rewards package that's as comprehensive as the vitamins and supplements we deliver to consumers. With competitive compensation programs and standout benefits, we provide employees with optimal health and well-being -- as well as peace of mind. These rewards -- plus our new recognition program -- ensure employees feel supported both at work and home.

Visit Pharmavite.com/careers to learn more about our mission and discover an opportunity that's right for you. Health and wellness begin with us.

Pharmavite is an equal employment and affirmative action employer F/M/Disability/Vet/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disabled status, or any protected status. We do not discriminate in employment based on race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or any other basis covered by applicable law. All employment is decided based on qualifications, merit, and business need.

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The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications of employees assigned to this job.