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Associate Manager Procurement Center of Excellence


Milwaukee, WI, US

Requisition ID: 13459 

A Career in Beer:

Our purpose at Molson Coors Beverage Company, is to unite people to celebrate all of life's moments. We are the world’s family brewer, brewing and selling our beer for over 350 years around the world.  We’re Talent Brewers - we believe in our brands and our people, we believe that a truly inspiring and diverse place to work is a must.  We want you to join our team of passionate self-starters who believe the world is full of untapped opportunities. So, if you get fired up about making a real difference as part of a winning team like we do, we want to hear from you. 

The Headlines:

The Associate Manager, Procurement Center of Excellence working in Milwaukee, WI is responsible for supporting the Procurement organization through management of the processes and technologies that enable all the procurement activities of the organization.  This includes being the business lead on a transformational project that will fundamentally change PTP at the company.  This will include contribution to the design and implementation as well as oversight of maintenance of new systems. The Associate Manager will also oversee maintenance of existing systems and provide both process and technical expertise to improve existing P2P processes and/or develop new processes in order to maximize efficiencies.  This includes systems that enable category management, spend analysis, requisitioning, purchasing approvals, sourcing, negotiation, supplier selection, online catalogs, PO/contracts, managing supplier risk, managing supplier performance, assuring contract compliance, supplier billing, supplier payment and savings tracking. The Associate Manager will work closely with all members of the procurement organization as well as individuals in other stakeholder departments such as IT, Global Business Services, Finance, and Accounts Payable.

The Responsibilities:

  • Manages 5 - 7 processes used by the Procurement organization, internal stakeholders (across the entire company), and external suppliers.  Processes are either internally owned within Procurement or are co-owned with other stakeholder groups such as Finance or IT.                                   
  • Oversees stakeholder and supplier interaction with the processes, and partners with them to ensure adherence to processes, drive change, identify opportunities, and ensure value realization of tools/systems.                                          
  • A center of process innovation including procurement digitization. Refines existing processes and develops new processes for changing business conditions or efficiency requirements.                                             
  • Is knowledgeable in the technologies used in the relevant processes and provides support and training in these technologies to procurement and internal stakeholders across the organization                               

The Other Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 2-4 years of relevant work experience
  • Knowledgeable in procurement processes and management methodologies
  • Experience with procurement technologies (SAP, contract management systems, e-sourcing systems, supplier management systems and more)
  • Procurement certification, process certifications and technology certifications a plus
  • Expected travel 5-10% of the time


Work Perks You Need to Know About:   

  • As the world’s family brewer we have the scale to make big things happen and still get to know  colleagues on a first name basis across the globe  
  • We play our part to make a difference – from charitable donations to hitting the streets together to build parks – giving back to the community is part of our culture and who we are. 
  • Flexible work programs that support work life balance all year  
  • You can become a Certified Beer Enthusiast through in-house training that includes everything from brewing techniques to beer tasting and food pairings   
  • Access to cool brand clothing and swag, top events, beer allotment  
  • Participation in our Total Rewards program with a competitive base salary, incentive plans, parental leave, health, dental and pension benefits 
  • Work within a fast paced and innovative company, meeting passionate colleagues and partners with diverse backgrounds and experiences  


At Molson Coors we seek diversity. Differing perspectives lead to challenging the expected, which keeps new ideas bubbling up. We’re an equal opportunity employer and invite applications from candidates from all backgrounds, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic. We take pride in celebrating our unique brew.

Nearest Major Market: Milwaukee