Procurement Director

Company Name: Compass Group Holdings PLC

Location: NEW YORK, NY, US - 10011

Job Duration: 2021-05-04 to 2021-06-03


Become part of Restaurant Associates, a name that has been synonymous with exciting restaurant concepts and high quality foodservice for over half a century.  RA is a New York City leader in the foodservice industry for some of the nation’s premier museums, performing arts centers and corporate accounts.  Restaurant Associates’ commitment to upscale dining has led the way to develop successful culinary programs. If you share our belief in the value of delivering Superior Quality Food and Delivery Hospitality Excellence, we invite you to learn more about Restaurant Associates’ dynamic select team of professionals.  Come share your talents with one of the nations’ fastest-growing, multi-million dollar organizations.

Job Summary

The Director of Procurement acts as the primary liaison to drive strategic planning and procurement decisions.  Balances procurement efficiencies while meeting program goals on health and wellness, transparency, and sustainability. 

  • Drives procurement strategy through nation’s largest GPO

  • Manages sourcing for a network of multiple large restaurant operations, events and small sites

  • Analyzes spend, menu and operations to optimize product and supplier base

  • Owns supply chain management; logistics; distribution across complex region

  • Directs demand planning, deviated pricing and category forecasting

  • Directs responsible and sustainable strategies to lead the industry

  • Inspires team as leader of purchasing organization

  • Collaborates and guides decision rubric that includes: culinary, operations, finance and procurement organization

  • Leverages network to forecast trends, risk and solutioning 

Apply to Restaurant Associates today!

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Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer.  At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.

Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of this position satisfactorily with or without a reasonable accommodation. Disclaimer: this job post is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all essential responsibilities, skills, tasks, or requirements associated with this position. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the position posted, the Company reserves the right to modify or change the essential functions of the job based on business necessity. *Los Angeles applicants: Compass Group will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring (Ban the Box ordinance)


Associates at Restaurant Associates are offered many fantastic benefits.

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life Insurance/ AD
  • Disability Insurance
  • Retirement Plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holiday Time Off (varies by site/state)
  • Associate Shopping Program
  • Health and Wellness Programs
  • Discount Marketplace
  • Identity Theft Protection
  • Pet Insurance
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)