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Commodity Manager - Aluminum

Houston   •   USD100,000 - USD110,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Lead supplier sourcing, evaluation and selection, negotiation and improvement
  • Manage sourcing and negotiations, implementation of agreements

About Our Client

My client is a leading manufacturing company that is looking for a Commodity Manager to manage Aluminum items.

Job Description

Essential Duties and Responsibilities :-

  • Lead supplier sourcing, evaluation and selection, negotiation, performance monitoring, relationship management, and continuous improvement
  • Develop and maintain strong global supplier relationships, including supplier site visits and relationships at all levels of their organization
  • Track and report on supplier strategies, monitoring spend, business allocation, capability gap analysis and facilitate cross-functional review and evaluation
  • Develop strategies for the mitigation of risk in the supply chain, overall and for specific new product programs
  • Negotiate buys & long term agreements for components and raw material
  • Organize and lead regular strategic supplier business reviews
  • Facilitate the support of category analysis (internal and external) in support of the Strategic Sourcing processes;
  • Manage sourcing and negotiations, implementation of agreements and integration of key suppliers, performance monitoring, ongoing supplier and contract management for assigned commodities;

The Successful Applicant

Education and/or Experience :-

  • 5-8+ years related experience in a Supply Chain or Procurement role related to Aluminum
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Purchasing in a Manufacturing or Engineering Product environment.
  • Purchasing in a Manufacturing or Engineering Aluminum environment.
  • Experience in executing Global Supply Chain initiatives & strategic planning.
  • Experience in global procurement and sourcing.
  • C.P.M., CPSM, or CPIM certification is preferred.

What's on Offer

On offer is a great opportunity for you to join a growing business within the manufacturing industry