Commodity Leader

Required Skills and Qualities

  • 5 + years of sourcing experience
  • Bachelors degree in Engineering General
  • Demostrated strenght in data analaytics and process improvement skills
  • Sound knowledge of sourcing processes and experience leading contract negotiations
  • Must be able to read and interpret engineering prints and drawings
  • Adacend knowledge of microsoft office products
  • Comfortable with challenging the status quo
  • Ability to perform in a matrixed organization
  • Clear, energetic, and engaging presentation and communication skills
  • Possesses  strong communication skills, written and verbal
  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally as needed (25%/50%)

Preferred qualifications

  • APICS ASCM Certificaction
  • Strong demonstrated SAP experience
  • MBA or Master´s degree is a plus

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with functional teams and peers to ensure an uninterrupted supply of materials while optimizing cost, lead-time, and quality
  • Responsible for the definition and execution of sourcing strategy for assigned  commodities
  • Oversees the supllier relationship management process for critical suppliers, within assigned connodities, with focus on sustainable impovements in cost, on time delivery, pay ters, and quality
  • Identify new sources and establish strong and lasting supplier relationships thah enable business growth
  • Periodically present plans and actual results, strategy deployment, market trends, and KPI progress
  • Become the subject matter expert for assinged commodities
  • Lead the identification and execution of sourcing projects for assigned commodities
  • Lead negotiation efforts, including agreemnts/contracts for critical supplier
  • Lead the direct and/or indirect material competitive bidding process for assingend commodities
  • Analyze proposals  and negotiate best price, service, and delivery terms for products and services
  • Collaborate with corporate sourcing to ensure the execution of corporate sourcing initiatives
  • Provide coverage for other team members during travel and vacation periods
  • Document and improve sourcing processes and methods

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