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C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. Mgr, Strategic Sourcing in Keene, New Hampshire

Position Overview

As the Manager, Strategic Sourcing, you will be responsible for the successful scoping, organization, and execution of projects impacting multiple customers and the organization. This position includes the discovery of opportunities and selection and prioritization of initiatives. Additional responsibilities include savings tracking, multi-level reporting, and partnering with stakeholders across the company to anticipate and deliver requirements

Job Description

  • Identify strategic sourcing opportunities and tactical needs through category spend review, contract lifecycle tracking, and stakeholder outreach.

  • Develops and implements vendor management strategies that lead to the lowest total cost in terms of quality, lead time, delivery, and service. Drives the selection of vendors, negotiates, and maintains vendor contracts.

  • Build and maintain vendor relationships; hold vendors accountable to deliver contractual commitments.

  • Develop and present project summaries, key issues, and identify risks to key stakeholders.

  • Facilitate the efficient use of resources across multiple projects and monitor trends to ensure the most effective outcomes.

  • Recruit, develop and lead a team of employees

  • Identify annual objectives, sets performance goals and conducts performance assessments to ensure objectives are met.

  • Provide day-to-day training and other development opportunities consistent with objectives.

  • Travel Required: Yes


  • Office : Office Temperature (65F to 75F)


  • Specialized Knowledge : Project Management Professional certification required. Knowledge of and demonstrated experience in strategic sourcing, project management and contract management methods as well as RFx processes

  • Special Skills : Ability to clearly communicate both verbally and written to key stakeholders within the business. Demonstrated proficiency in Excel; experience with one or more project management platforms

  • Physical abilities: : N/A

  • Other: : N/A

Years Of Experience

  • 5-7 : Bachelor's Degree in Business or related field plus applicable experience including 5 years of Project Management/strategic sourcing experience



1st Shift (United States of America)


C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.

About Our Company

C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. , based in Keene, NH, is the largest wholesale grocery supply company in the U.S. and the industry leader in supply chain innovation. Founded in 1918 as a supplier to independent grocery stores, C&S now services customers of all sizes, supplying more than 6,000 independent supermarkets, chain stores, military bases, and institutions with over 150,000 different products. At C&S, We Select the Best® – those with the motivation, pride, and drive to succeed in our fast-paced world.

Working Safely is a Condition of Employment at C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. C&S Wholesale Grocers is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

Company: C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.

Job Area: Strategic Sourcing

Job Family: Finance

Job Type: Regular

Job Code: JC1846

ReqID: R-242550