Posted on: July 12, 2019
This position is responsible for supporting Dennys Supply Chain
from point of purchase through restaurant delivery. Facilitates
regular communication with regional distributors of produce, dairy,
shell eggs, and bakery; Denny's Product Development and Quality
Assurance. Essential Functions (Key Responsibilities) Ensures
adequate supply of all products for assigned area of
responsibility. Follow up and resolution for service and quality
issues. Maintain weekly produce price comparison, obtain price list
from select produce distributors and analyze unexpected variances.
Maintain regional program database (produce and bakery
distributors) updating all store changes for current suppliers and
organization changes. Frequent point of contact with McLane Supply
Chain and DSD distributor representatives regarding assigned
product category regarding service and inventory issues. Store
openings, closings, and transitions: Accumulate and evaluate
applicable distributors & contact information for new owners.
Manages incoming deposits from suppliers and distributors - Product
samples reimbursement, McLane reimbursements Contract administrator
Office supply and travel program; new employee set up and removal
for terminated employees. Contract negotiation, management and
troubleshooting, as needed. Regional programs (i.e. Produce
Distributors, DSD Bakeries, CO2) Contract management, reporting,
price validation and communications. Special projects as directed.
Other duties as assigned. Education and Experience Requirements
Education: Bachelors degree in Business or a related field strongly
preferred. Experience: 2 years of procurement experience preferred.
Required Knowledge and Skills Customer focus / Sense of Urgency
(anticipates needs, provides quality services). Strong analytical
ability and proficient with Microsoft Office products. Good people
skills (support multiple internal customers). Excellent written and
verbal communication skills. Great problem solver / decision maker
(timely, sound and creative decisions). Excellent planning /
organization skills (highly organized and orderly). Detail Oriented
(high degree of conscientiousness in everything he/she does). Takes
initiative and uses discretion when making decisions. Denny's, Inc.
is committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all
persons regardless of age, race, creed, color, national origin,
citizenship status, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender
identity, disability, genetic information, military or veteran's
status, criminal background, or any other characteristic protected
by Federal, State, or local law. Applicants requiring reasonable
accommodation for any part of the application process should
contact . PLEASE DO NOT CONTACT THIS NUMBER TO CHECK THE STATUS OF
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