Food and Beverage Executive Search – Purchasing & Supply Chain
Bristol Associates’ Food & Beverage Manufacturing division is a leader in placing top candidates in purchasing and supply chain management and executive positions in food industry jobs nationwide. Our practice recruits for Retail including consumer packaged foods within grocery, club, mass merchandise, drug and specialty channels. In addition, we also specialize in Foodservice and Industrial Ingredients.
We have completed searches for a wide array of clients including:
- Amy’s Kitchen
- Odwalla Juices (Coca-Cola)
- Ready Pac Produce
- Monster Beverage Co.
- POM Wonderful
- Rich Foods
- Natural Balance (Big Heart Pet Products)
- Unilever–Best Foods
Examples of Positions Placed
Our Food and Beverage Division has placed successful candidates in a variety of Purchasing and Supply Chain positions including Director of Supply Chain, Director of Logistics and Supply Chain, and Vice President of Supply Chain.
Below is a sampling of positions placed.
Vice President of Supply Chain
Director of Logistics and Supply Chain
Qualities of a Great Purchasing and Supply Chain Executive
With over 50 years of experience placing food and beverage executives, we know what makes a great Supply Chain and Purchasing executive. Below are some of the qualities and experience we look for:
- Global orientation
- Systems thinking
- Inspiring and influential leadership
- Superior business skills
- Software, process, and technology expertise
- Metrics-driven approach