GLOBAL COMMODITY MANAGER

Location: NEW FAIRFIELD, CT
Date Posted: 07-12-2018
We are pleased to present the following job opportunity with our client!  Take a look and if you meet the requirements please submit your resume and we'll be in touch if you're a good fit!


You will: 
  • Develop intimate knowledge of key stakeholder business needs to create strategies along with best-in-class sourcing and partnership practices (Product Management, Process Engineering, Design Engineering, and Supply Chain).
  • Develop key relationships for partnering with DMT Solutions LOB constituents  
  • Manage new product development projects as well as end of life and parts obsolescence processes
  • Manage and lead cost savings projects with associated electromechanical and/or other related technology suppliers. 
  • Manage complex supply chain/procurement situations with aggressive goals and often short notice for suppliers.
  • Monitor Accounts payable and interface with supply chain for resolution as needed. 
  • Monitor Purchase Price Variance as well as standard cost for key partnership including influence of exchange rates.  
  • Maintain active compliance with EHS, Legal, Quality, Supply Chain and Contract rules, SAP, etc.
 
  • 5+ years experience in procurement/strategic sourcing/contracting/sub-contracting/supply chain, preferably in a global technical product delivery organization, with a clear record of success and achievement dealing with complex supply chain/procurement issues.
  • In-depth knowledge of procurement/sourcing principles and processes and ability to conduct detailed financial analyses.
  • Experience negotiating world-class terms and conditions for supplier agreements.  Demonstrate understanding of DMT Solutions contract management process, terms and conditions, and corporate policies. Experience negotiating with non US based suppliers a plus. 
  • Experience in managing internal stakeholders and a record of success in Procurement transformation and change management.
  • Domain expertise for accountable technologies and market dynamics.  I.e. plastics and steel price indexes
  • Experience in continuous improvement, process flows, and reengineering principles to drive down cost and increase quality.
  • Ablility to analyze various strategic options and their direct potential and indirect impact on the organization.
  • Effective communication skills, both verbally and in writing.  Will require structuring and leading business reviews with key vendors
  • Excellent one on one and large audience/presentation skills.
  • Knowledge of manufacturing/supply chain is very helpful for success in this position. 
Very competitive salary and benefits!
Great company to work for!
Full relocation package is available!
Don't miss out! Apply now and we'll be in touch immediately with more specific details, salary information and to answer any questions!!

This position does NOT provide sponsorship so please do NOT apply if you require sponsorship.  Thank You

KP Recruiting Group 
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