At Pinnacle Foods we are at the top of our game and the key to our success is clear. Everything we do is driven by our purpose: Unleashing Brand Potential, dynamically evolving and improving our already beloved products to bring more convenience, taste, nutrition, and joy to today's consumers.
The results? Our well-recognized products are found in 85% of American households and are leaders in their respective categories, holding the #1 or #2 market share position in 10 of the 14 categories in which we compete — and we're just getting started. We are committed to adding value through strategic growth that synergizes our portfolio of "Leadership" and "Foundation" brands and plays to our strengths in R&D, consumer insights, and senior management experience.
SCOPE OF POSITION:
The Director of Animal Protein is a senior leader responsible for the sourcing and price risk management of proteins, including eggs, beef, and poultry and pork products. This position will evaluate existing and potential supply for lowest total cost; strategically sourcing commodities based on commercial, quality, and customer service factors. He/she will ensure proper supplier selection based on matching the capabilities of suppliers with the needs of the business, securing a constant source of productivity through competitive negotiations, reformulations, and value stream mapping of components throughout the supply chain.
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Pinnacle Foods is an Affirmative Action/EEO Employer – qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to protected veteran or disability status, race/color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity or any other legally protected basis.