In the dynamic world of Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG), securing the right talent for supply chain leadership is an essential step towards operational excellence. Hunter & Michaels, founded in 1991, has been a beacon of expertise in the CPG recruiting landscape. With a deep-rooted commitment to the consumer packaged goods industry, we’ve consistently delivered top CPG executive talent across all CPG categories in the national retail marketplace. In this blog, we’ll explore our journey and expertise in finding the perfect candidates for crucial CPG supply chain executive roles.
The Hunter & Michaels Difference
Our journey began over three decades ago when we recognized the unique demands of the consumer packaged goods industry. Unlike other recruitment agencies, we decided to specialize in this niche, making CPG our sole focus. What sets Hunter & Michaels apart is our unwavering dedication to providing a consultative relationship with our clients. Here’s what makes our approach distinctive:
- Specialization: We devote 100% of our firm’s recruiting time to the CPG industry, allowing us to stay at the forefront of industry trends, and to understand the specific requirements of supply chain executive roles.
- Tailored Solutions: Our client-centric approach means that we customize our strategies to meet your organization’s unique needs. We understand that the same recruitment approach doesn’t work for every client.
- Diverse Client Base: We partner with a wide range of clients, from private equity and small start-ups to Fortune 50 manufacturers, and offer both retainer and contingency agreements to meet their varied needs.
- Comprehensive Industry Coverage: We cater to an array of CPG categories, ensuring that no matter where your business fits in the CPG landscape, we have the expertise and connections to find the right talent.
CPG Supply Chain Leadership
The supply chain is the backbone of the CPG industry, ensuring that products reach consumers efficiently and on time. Supply chain leadership roles are pivotal in achieving these goals. Hunter & Michaels specializes in hiring for the following CPG supply chain executive roles:
- Supply Chain Vice President: This role oversees the entire supply chain operation, developing and executing strategies, and ensuring cost-effectiveness and timely delivery.
- Supply Chain Team Lead: Responsible for managing and mentoring supply chain teams, coordinating with various departments, and driving team efficiency and productivity.
- Supply Chain Director: Shapes the supply chain strategy, identifies process improvements and cost-saving opportunities, and manages cross-functional relationships.
- Supply Chain Replenishment Manager: Focuses on optimizing inventory and replenishment processes, balancing supply and demand, and minimizing carrying costs.
- Supply Chain Replenishment Analyst: Analyzes data and metrics to optimize replenishment strategies, monitors demand forecasts and inventory levels, and recommends improvements for inventory management.
Our Client Portfolio
Our clients come from diverse sectors within the CPG industry, and our ability to provide top talent across various categories is a testament to our expertise. Some of the CPG career categories we serve include:
– Apparel & Textiles
– Health & Beauty (HBC)
– Household Supplies
– Infant Care
– Lawn & Garden
– Meat & Deli
– Office Supplies
– Over-The-Counter (OTC)
– Paper Goods
– Pet Care
– Private Label
– Sporting Goods
No matter where your CPG business operates, Hunter & Michaels has the expertise and industry knowledge to find the ideal supply chain leaders who can navigate the unique challenges of your specific category.
Hunter & Michaels’ journey in the CPG talent recruiting landscape has been marked by unwavering commitment, specialization, and excellence. When it comes to hiring for CPG supply chain executive roles, our dedicated approach and extensive industry coverage make us the ideal partner for organizations looking to secure top talent. With decades of experience and a network that spans the entire CPG landscape, Hunter & Michaels is the trusted partner you need to unlock success in your CPG supply chain leadership. Contact us today, and let’s embark on a journey of finding the perfect candidates to drive your CPG business forward.