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Job Description

Our client is a Canadian multinational brand who is currently on the hunt for a Manager, Procurement CAPEX. In this role you will be responsible for conducting analyses and developing financial models to support the procurement function, while executing sourcing strategies for key indirect paper categories. The position liaises with Operations, Development and Finance functions to support the Brand. The Procurement Manager will actively prioritize and manage the following key activities and responsibilities:


  • Drive a transformation in the Indirect procurement agenda, to achieve best in class value delivery
  • Managing a ~$60M spend across North America supporting the business across a broad range of spend areas including Fabrication, Equipment, Construction).
  • High level of complexity and business impact
  • Building relationships and partner key divisions and stakeholders to ascertain and understand stakeholder and business requirements, strategy, challenges and opportunities.
  • Developing and enforcing policies and procedures that add value within their unique business culture
  • Measures supplier performance, identifies performance improvement initiatives and supports corrective actions as required
  • Analyze risks and set-up risk mitigation plan: Proceed to request for information (RFI) for new development sites, proceed to request for quotation (supplier pre-selection), Negotiate commercial terms and conditions, and select final suppliers
  • Lead establishment of contracts together with QA, Legal, Operations and Development teams to ensure cross departmental alignment with respect to processes and policies for contract development, approval, execution and management: Negotiate and finalize contracts with cross-functional alignment, ensure supplier meets project timelines, and align with senior leadership team.
  • Drive to achieve extraordinary results, for self, team and the business
  • Acts as point of contact with select vendors in assigned category to resolve issues impacting restaurant owners contracts when necessary


  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Finance, Supply Chain or Engineering preferred
  • MBA with Supply Chain or Finance specialization or CPA/CFA designation preferred
  • Team player with strong communication and problem solving skills as well as leadership capabilities
  • Develops financial models to analyse deals and offers to determine viability and profitability
  • Strong analytical skills (researching, analyzing and interpreting data)
  • Exceptional organizational abilities, time management and interpersonal skills
  • Category specific purchasing experience preferred
  • QSR, food processing, retail or CPG experience preferred
  • Advanced level in Microsoft Office (Excel, Powerpoint, etc.)

IQ PARTNERS is committed to operating an inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection process, and we encourage candidates of every race, gender, age, religion, identity, and experience to apply for this position. We’d be happy to provide accommodation for any candidate that requires assistance due to a disability or medical need. Please contact us at 416-599-4700 or by email at to discuss specific accommodations.

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Manager, Procurement CAPEX
Toronto, Ontario
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