MGM Resorts International Director Strategic Sourcing - Food & Beverage (Corporate) in Las Vegas, Nevada
Las Vegas, Nevada
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The Director of Strategic Sourcing – Food and Beverage (F&B) is responsible for leading and directing all strategic sourcing activities for assigned categories relating to F&B such as groceries, proteins and beverages for MGM Resorts International and its subsidiary companies. All duties are to be performed in accordance with departmental and MGM Resorts International policies, practices and procedures.
Develop and lead a team of sourcing commodity professionals
Execute and broaden “best-practice” sourcing techniques
Provide oversight and direction of strategic sourcing efforts for assigned F&B related products and services required by the company’s portfolio of properties
Data management and analysis by reviewing and ensuring that thorough financial, spend, supplier and market analysis are completed for all sourcing projects
Lead cross-functional project teams to ensure successful project launches, implementation and compliance
Supplier selection & contracting by review and approval of the Request for Proposal (RFP) documents prior to issuance to ensure accuracy and completeness
Work closely with Supplier Diversity team to ensure contract opportunities are made available to diverse suppliers when possible
Review and approve award recommendations and scenarios, based on identifying the best supplier(s) to provide the right products, the right quality, at the right time for the best overall value
Oversee project implementation
Lead program compliance & maintenance in the development and implementation of solutions to identified issues
Facilitate supplier performance reviews. Track and manage supplier performance using Key Performance Indicators
Work in conjunction with Corporate Legal to negotiate and execute supplier contracts
Support social responsibility initiatives
Perform other duties as assigned
Bachelor’s degree in business or related field; or equivalent work experience.
At least 5 years of procurement experience with emphasis in F&B categories with spend responsibility of at least $50M.
Knowledge of hospitality and casino operation as it relates to F&B.
At least 5 years of strategic sourcing experience with a focus on F&B sourcing.
At least 5 years of supervisory experience.
High School Diploma or equivalent.
Excellent customer service skills.
Able to lead and mentor a team.
Have interpersonal skills to deal effectively with all business contacts.
Professional appearance and demeanor.
Work varied shifts, including weekends and holidays.
Able to effectively communicate in English, in both written and oral forms.
- Previous experience working in a similar resort setting.
MGM Resorts International develops, builds and operates unique destination resorts designed to provide a total resort experience, including first-class accommodations and dining, world-class entertainment, state-of-the-art meeting and convention facilities, and high-quality retail and gaming experiences.
With 77,000+ employees, the Company is one of the world's leading global hospitality and entertainment companies with 23 resorts. We’re proud to be recognized for our commitment to being socially responsible, including an industry-leading diversity and inclusive culture, community engagement and philanthropy initiatives, and a commitment to environmentally sustainable approaches in development and operations.
While we operate leading resorts and amenities, ultimately it is the people of MGM Resorts who make the difference daily by providing the ultimate guest experience. We welcome you to join us.
If you are an individual with a disability and need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please contact our Corporate Diversity and Disability Outreach department at 1-844-247-0370 or email firstname.lastname@example.org .