Manager Sourcing Grains

Req #: 1712871
Location: Budapest, Budapest HU
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Job Category: Procurement
Job Description

Mondelez - The Company

With our portfolio of global Power Brands such as Oreo and belVita biscuits, Cadbury Dairy Milk and Milka chocolate and Trident gum, we’re the world’s #1 in biscuits and candy, and #2 in chocolate and gum. We’re Mondelēz International, a snacking powerhouse with operations in more than 80 countries, with approximately 90,000 employees globally and our brands are marketed in around 165 countries.

Our purpose and vision is to create more MOMENTS OF JOY by building the BEST SNACKING COMPANY IN THE WORLD. 

Mondelēz International is an Equal Employment Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status



You’ll help create a competitive advantage for Mondelēz International by building winning supplier partnerships and effectively managing all company resources. Working with the businesses, you and your team will drive sustainable top and bottom-line growth through supplier innovation, best-in-class margin and cash management, and highly efficient source-to-pay processes.
Role overview

The Manager Sourcing Grains works in cooperation with the global or Regional Spend Area teams to support the development and execution of sourcing practices for selected Spend Areas. The key activities include interaction with cross functional stakeholders to manage spend and market analytics, generating insights from bid events, preparing supplier negotiation materials, supporting project execution and supplier relationship management, and driving controls and compliance. Sourcing Manager acts as a point of interaction between the global or Regional Spend Area teams and the global and Regional Sourcing Analyst Pool.

Main responsibilities

  • Ensuring proper supply of Grains to Spend Area Plants
  • Ensuring coverage is alligned with sourcing and pricing strategies
  • Managing cost optimization/ productivity projects and driving them to achieve targets
  • Ensuring compliance to all company policies
  • Support Mondelez Harmony program (Responsible Farming Sustainability program) and implement it  to the sourcing strategy
  • Responsible for daily interactions with suppliersResponsible for managing tender negotiations and signing of legal contracts



  • University Degree in Finance, Management, Administration, Business, Technical, Engineering or similar
  • Min. 3-year of experience in Procurement or similar (Supply Chain)
  • Knowledge of Commodity Markets (agricultural commodities would be an asset)
  • Fluent English
  • Strong learning capability
  • Excellent analytical and prioritising skills
  • Good Excel skills
  • Willingness to travel (up to 15%)


  • Additional courses in Procurement (Sourcing, Negotiations, Supply Chain)
  • Previous experience in working in or collaborating with FMCG sector
  • Ability to read and sign contracts in Hungarian
We offer:
  • Competitive package
  • Working in a crossfunctional team within a complex international orgazniation
  • International exposure across Core Business and External Stakeholders
  • Experience working in close collaboration with R&D
  • Experience working in a key role for Procurement Organization in MEU (Europe, Russia, Ukraine & Turkey)

We offer a short-term contract (1,5-2 years) with possibility of prolongation to permanent.

Location: Budapest


We pride ourselves on having a high performing and collaborative culture where we offer support and development to enhance your career and develop your knowledge and skills. In return for your commitment, drive and enthusiasm, we offer top attractive social benefits.