Job Description

Position Description

The Procurement Manager position focuses on Restaurant Maintenance & Repair (M&R) and is responsible for sourcing, category management and tactical purchasing activities across multiple areas of spend in collaboration with operations and cross-functional team members.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Identify & Realize Cost-improvement Opportunities
  • Develop and execute purchasing strategies for goods and services by conducting opportunity assessments, benchmarking, cost modeling and root cause analysis
  • Build & Manage Relationships
  • Manage vendor relationships to maximize value and mitigate risk to the business
  • Build, maintain and grow effective relationships across the enterprise
  • Elevate Team & Organizational Effectiveness
  • Act as a business partner in support of strengthening market-level & Support Center operations
  • Leverage a continuous improvement focus to help improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the procurement team

Desired Skills

  • Creative critical thinker with advanced problem-solving and sound decision-making abilities
  • Demonstrable analytical ability with a sharp eye for numerical detail and ability to understand and discuss potential financial outcomes
  • Results-oriented, "hands-on" individual with a high attention to detail
  • Able to influence outcomes, without direct authority, building a high-level of credibility in the process
  • Effective communication skills and experience partnering with various levels of the organization
  • Openness to change, resilience and comfort with ambiguity in a high-energy, fast paced industry.

Experience & Education

  • 5-7 years general procurement experience with 3-5 years directly managing Facilities and/or Construction categories
  • 3-5 years contract management experience
  • Restaurant and/or foodservice experience preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration or Supply Chain preferred
  • Professional certification(s) preferred (i.e. CRFP, CPSM, APICS)
  • Project management skills desired
  • Highly proficient in Office 365 environment, SAP experience a plus

Why Work for Flynn?

Flynn Restaurant Group offers a variety of benefits and perks to encourage and empower our employees. We are committed to helping each employee work and live to his or her fullest potential. We offer a variety of benefits and perks while working for us:

  • Medical / Dental / Vision
  • Retirement and Savings Plan
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • Basic Life Insurance
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off
  • Flexible/Hybrid Work Schedules
  • Company Outings
  • Dining Discounts
  • PC/Laptop Assistances
  • On-Site Fitness Center
  • On-Site Daycare
  • On site Café
  • FUN Work Environment!

The Flynn Restaurant Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Application Instructions

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