Sr Produce Sourcer

Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Feb 01, 2017
Mar 01, 2017
Employment Status
Full Time
JOIN US AS A PRODUCE SOURCING LEADERUse your skills, experience and talents to be a part of groundbreaking thinking and visionary goals.  As a Produce Sourcing Leader you'll take the lead as you…
  • Work directly with our growers and distributors to ensure supply that will meet and exceed our Guest's expectations
  • Support building a vendor network and strong vendor relationships
  • Monitor and manage entire supply chain from pre-ship to post-delivery
  • Execute sourcing needs from local and secondary suppliers
  • Execute vendor accountability through monthly and annual scorecards
  • Communicate with internal teams to provide market information and industry insight
  • Align the best product quality with industry leading shippers for Target
  • Post secondary education degree or higher
  • 7+ years experience or education in agriculture and/or produce industry
  • Ability to travel up to 50%
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Strong and proven negotiation skill set