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Posted: Tue Mar 05 2024

Global Commodity Manager

Richardson, Texas

Direct Hire

Primary Recruiting Services – Supply Chain

Title: Global Commodity Manager
Location: Dallas, TX

Schedule: Hybrid
Salary: $110,000 - $120,000
Bonus: up to 20% bonus potential
Benefits: Health, Dental, Vision, PTO, 401k match, plus more
Department: Procurement

What You’ll Be Doing:
  • Develop and optimize procurement strategies for direct commodities and streamline strategic sourcing strategies.
  • Lead category evaluation and strategy development through data driven analysis in a manufacturing environment.
  • Contribute to buying decisions and business needs assessments to align with overall purchasing strategy.
  • Participate in the capital procurement process for plant-specific capital projects.
  • Identify consolidation opportunities with suppliers to secure the lowest cost of materials, considering safety, quality, sustainability, reliability, and urgency.
  • Mitigate supply risk by establishing backup suppliers for critical spend categories.
  • Negotiate and sourcing contracts with suppliers.
  • Resolve supplier issues related to quality, delivery, and pricing.
  • Proactively identify and lead cost-saving projects.
  • Manage RFQ & RFP processes, including interviewing suppliers, recommending sources, and analyzing quotations to prepare recommendations.

What We’re Looking For:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain or related major
  • Minimum 7 years of direct professional procurement experience with commodity management experience preferred
  • ERP experience including SAP, JD Edwards, etc
  • Excellent negotiation, analytical and organization skills
  • Ability to plan and prioritize a wide variety of activities

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