Job Reference Code: WP-1601
Job Title: VP/GM
Location: Midwest metro
Salary: $175-200,000 + 20% bonus potential
Last Updated: 03/06/2019
We seek a high-potential Vice President and General Manager of Wholesale, Manufacturing, Warehouse and Logistics for one the top mid-size U.S dairy manufacturers. Position located in Midwest metro (not Chicago)..

Detailed job description available upon request

Position reports to CEO and will oversee operations, supply chain, product development, wholesale divisions and, more importantly, improve and advance long term strategic business optimization/profitability for high volume food process/packaging/distribution company involving major food retailers and wholesalers. Candidate must currently have total P&L responsibilities and have experience in account negotiations working with major chains (for example: Walmart, Public, Target, Costco, etc.), driving new business development including the expansion of co-pack production, account acquisitions, reviving existing brands/business along with improving/growing production, distribution, and product development. Lead and improve processes to meet aggressive growth objectives in a fast-paced production, distribution, and wholesale/retail/merchandising environment.

Will manage four functional areas with a direct report in each…manufacturing (Plant Manager with 400 person production facility), product development, warehousing/logistics, and wholesale sales.

ABSOLUTE REQUIREMENTS: • 5+ years P & L leadership experience in dairy, food or consumer products packaged goods • Work with major retail chains i.e., Walmart, Kroger, Publix, Target, Costco, etc.

Salary in $175,000 to $200,000 range depending upon experience with up to 20% bonus offering outstanding growth potential and benefits. Please respond as soon as possible if any interest or questions...this is an immediate need! Thank you!

Wade Palmer Wade Palmer & Associates, Inc. 417-889-3434 – off 417-860-5607 - cell