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Little Caesar - Purchasing Director

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Little Caesar Enterprises, Inc., located in the beautiful Fox Theatre in downtown Detroit, is
looking for an experienced and highly motivated Purchasing Director. As a top international
pizza chain in business for 50 years, Little Caesars offers tremendous opportunities for all of our
colleagues.
As a Purchasing Director you will be primarily responsible for cost analysis, identifying cost savings
opportunities, and negotiations with the suppliers in your designated category for the entire chain
(Company and Franchise stores, domestic and international). The Purchasing Director will guide in
the execution of the company’s strategic plan as they will function as a liaison across various
departments to capitalize on opportunities to maintain our value position, prepare and coordinate the
ongoing analysis of key commodities (meat, cheese, packaging, etc.) and drive category specific cost
savings.
The ideal candidate will have a Bachelors degree in Logistics, Supply Chain Management, or
Business; a minimum of 7-10 years of varied experience in a senior level purchasing leadership role;
previous experience in a food manufacturing or plant environment; demonstrated knowledge of
contract negotiation; demonstrated project management skills; the ability to work independently and
manage multiple projects concurrently; excellent communication and presentation skills; and an
outstanding work ethic.
Little Caesars offers an excellent compensation and benefits package including:
medical/dental/prescription coverage, 40lk with company match, profit sharing, on-site child care,
adoption benefits, free parking and exciting sports and entertainment perks! Part of the Ilitch
Holdings’ family of businesses, the company’s primary business interests in the food, sports and
entertainment industries include – Little Caesars Pizza, the Detroit Red Wings, Detroit Tigers,
Olympia Entertainment, Olympia Development, Blue Line Foodservice Distribution, Champion Foods,
Uptown Entertainment, Little Caesars Pizza Kit Fundraising Program, and a variety of venues within
these entities.
Come join a stable company that is an industry leader –
we are waiting for YOU to join our team!

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12/31/2012

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Created at 10/25/2012 9:56 AM by Pava, Penny J.
Last modified at 10/25/2012 9:56 AM by Pava, Penny J.