A Global Commodity Manager is part of Guardians dynamic Strategic Sourcing & Procurement team and a key contributor to strategic Company purchasing goals.
This role is responsible for delivering value, including year on year cost savings, within the CAPEX category. You will provide operational support, including data analysis and reporting, market intelligence gathering, and project tracking.
You will work closely with key stakeholders to develop effective cost reduction strategies and implementation plans and leverage market and supplier knowledge to drive lower Total Cost of Ownership (TCO).
You will proactively implement strategies and areas of opportunity for new business opportunities, process improvement, and cost efficiencies and will be considered an SME in the Capital Category.
Youll be responsible for working with cross-functional partners throughout the Company to support and deliver the best value in product selection, performance, quality, service, and pricing.
What You Will Do In Your Role
Support Engineering and Operations by driving procurement activities for CapEx projects throughout initiation, study phase, pre-project, detailed engineering, and execution phases.
Create, present, and implement Global Commodity Strategies for assigned Commodities.
Ensure compliance with Company, environmental, legal and other requirements.The Experience You Will BringRequirements :
Experience in creation, negotiation, and administration of contracts.
Experience with MS Office application and other work-related software.
Ability to travel up to 35% depending on project requirements.What Will Put You Ahead
3+ years of experience with Strategic Sourcing.
Experience in Automation, Controls, Construction, Electrics / electronic contracting, Utilities, Industry
BS / BA degree in related field required OR equivalent experience ( Operations, Supply Chain, Finance, Engineering).