McDonald's MGR-NEW PRODUCTS PURCHASING in Oak Brook, Illinois


Job Description:

This position develops and implements supply chain plans related to the development and implementation of company strategic new products. Often develops plans for highly visible programs or processes significant to the organization. Manages demand and supply planning activities for all new products. Work requires in-depth analysis, complex problem solving, and judgment regarding situations that have frequently not been encountered in the past. Manages in a highly dynamic setting. Must manage change in a customer driven environment. Develops risk profiles for all raw items prior to major investment decisions. Develops and advocates plans to minimize risks and capitalize on opportunities. Coordinates significant resources to accomplish key initiatives. Influences priorities and decisions across the organization.

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United States

EOE Statement:

McDonald’s Corporation is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce.

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Minimum Requirements:

Supply Chain-Related Skills:

• Demand and Supply Planning

• Supplier development experience

• McDonald's field experience in working with suppliers/distributors/franchisees

• Project Management

• Supply Chain business experience

General Business Skills:

• Strategic thinking, proven record of developing and implementing strategy

• Ability to lead through influence and alignment

• System-first focus

• Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)

• Strong analytical skills, including financial

• Leadership skills, ability to work with other functional areas

• Change management capabilities

• Ability to work in a high pace environment






This role works closely with McDonald's US Menu Management department. The position will be leading the following activities:

• Identifies business requirements for Supply Chain Management new product development

• Develops demand and supply plans.

• Gains alignment with key stakeholders throughout company

• Manages and executes promotional and national new product introductions

• Directs food and service suppliers plans for promotional and new product introductions

Job Title:

Manager, Supply Chain Sourcing


Oak Brook