Cintas Category Specialist, Global Accounts and Strategic Market Fabric & Tri in Chicago, Illinois

Category Specialist, Global Accounts and Strategic Market Fabric & Tri-10206165


Cintas is looking for a Category Specialist, Global Accounts and Strategic Market Fabric & Trim, to assist Category Manager with prospecting, relationship building, and program setup with fabric mills in order to uphold Cintas' value propositions. Execute and administer RFQ and RFP processes with suppliers in accordance with government, corporate and division policies in order to provide direct materials consistent with or better than the cost and schedular needs of Cintas. Support Category Managers in qualifying suppliers of textile products either for internal or contracted manufacturing or sourced for distribution to Cintas' customers. To work within the requirements of the development process and calendar of development. To manage fabric development on a project basis from initial sampling through final adoption of fabric.


• High School diploma or GED required

• Knowledge of and experience using Internet and Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and Outlook)

• 2 years supply chain and/or garment experience preferred

Our partners enjoy:

• Competitive Pay

• 401(k)/Profit sharing/ESOP

• Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance Package

• Disability and Life Insurance Package

• Paid Vacation and Holidays

• Career Advancement Opportunities

For more than 45 years, Cintas Corporation has offered highly-specialized services to businesses of all types. Cintas provides uniforms, facility services, safety supplies, fire protection solutions, flame resistant clothing, cleanroom resources, and promotional products. We are the service professionals, providing countless supplies and services to businesses small and large throughout the world. We operate in 420 facilities including, six manufacturing sites and nine distribution centers. We also have one of the largest fleets in North America. To support our aggressive growth plans, we offer unique opportunities, including advancement, ongoing training, mentoring and the opportunity to develop world class business skills.

Cintas is Team Driven, and the true spirit we share gives us a competitive edge. We win together by working together as a team, giving mutual respect to all of our co-workers regardless of their background or tenure.

The engine of Cintas’ team driven approach is our culture, which drives our profitability and stability. It’s a culture that exudes a high degree of professionalism at every level of our business. It’s a culture that maximizes the career development of all of our employee-partners, regardless of their job title and description.

Cintas Corporation is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and will make all employment-related decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Job Category: Production / Manufacturing

Location: US-IL-Chicago

Organization: Supply Chain

Employee Status: Regular

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: First