One of the world’s leading food companies, General Mills operates in more than 100 countries and markets more than 100 consumer brands, including Cheerios, Häagen-Dazs, Nature Valley, Betty Crocker, Pillsbury, Green Giant, Old El Paso, Yoplait and more. Headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, General Mills had fiscal 2017 global net sales of US $15.6 billion.
We seek out the best of the best and give them development, support and the chance to lead something big. Choosing a career with us means joining a company that makes a difference for others. There is tremendous opportunity here for people who want to advance the industry, through innovation and nourish the world with quality.
This Global Sourcing Manager role is responsible for leading a central team of global pool buyers who work against the most significant priorities across all categories in the Global Sourcing Center (GSC). Additionally, this role will provide central stewardship of global product platform acceleration work (ex. Haagen Dazs, Bars) and any merger or acquisition work where the GSC should be engaged. This Manager level role will not be aligned to a specific category and will be key in championing standards, global ways of working, and measuring our overall organizational effectiveness. This role will support the Global Sourcing Center / VP Global Sourcing on joint priorities across Direct and Indirect categories
Joining General Mills is your chance to be part of a fun and collaborative team - a small team in a big company! Our robust projects give you the opportunity to make an immediate impact as you learn and grow in preparation for your future. You will interact with senior leaders, build a professional network, and create lasting friendships. Benefits include 25 days holiday + bank holidays, good pension plan, flexible Friday, and free ice-cream!