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Vice President Protein Buyer - Los Angeles - Food Contract Manufacturing

  • Los Angeles, California
  • Permanent

Vice President Protein Buyer - Food Contract Manufacturing

Based: Los Angeles, California


$150,000 - $175,000

On-site / Full Time

Health Care Benefits



Kinetica are partnered with a Food Contract Manufacturer in Los Angeles, CA. Our client is looking to bring on a VP Protein Buyer to develop and execute strategic plans for protein specific sourcing.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop the strategic plans for protein sourcing.
  • Establish and maintain relationships with suppliers.
  • Negotiate contracts, pricing, and terms with vendors to optimize cost efficiency.
  • Analyze and assess supplier performance
  • Enhance overall profitability in protein procurement.
  • Develop and implement KPI's
  • Evaluate and assess market conditions adjusting strategies to capitalize on opportunities.
  • Stay abreast of market trends, industry developments, and regulatory changes.


Education and Experience:

  • Bachelors Degree in Business, Supply Chain Management (or related fields)
  • Experienced Buying/Sourcing Protein Ingredients and Products
  • Knowledge of Quality & Regulations related to protein procurement
Jacques Fletcher Principal Consultant Contract Manufacturing

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  • +44 (0)113 261 71 81
  • Kinetica (UK) Ltd, Floor 13, Whitehall Waterfront, 2 Riverside Way, Leeds, LS1 4EH, UK