Position description: The commodity manager-MRO is the corporate sourcing manager responsible for planning, execution and finalization of procurement strategies for indirect commodity used throught out the organization. The incubment will be resonsible for overall management of MRO items, cost reduction and supplier base management..
Responsibility and accountibilty
Responsible implementing indirect sourcing strategies for indirect purchase/MRO categories based on the direction of the HOD
Responsible for analyzing, approving and controlling
Creates and drives collaboration with internal stakeholders for various business units as well as external vendors to optimize value on indirect spend.
Utilizes spend data to determine opportunities and priorities to leverage volumes across all business units and implement group level contracts where appropriate.
Assists in the identification and selection of suppliers to meet the needs identified across the company by competitive bidding, conducting value analysis, industry structure evaluations, and understanding total costs.
Represents and positions the company favorably with suppliers and acts as an advocate for interests relative to suppliers' actions and policies.
Continuously re-evaluates contracts to ensure the company is obtaining the best price, product and services.
Supports efforts to build and maintain supplier partnerships and relationships, resolve issues, conflicts and cultural differences, and implement B2B solutions as needed.
Provides advisory services to other departments and divisions in the purchase of indirect goods where procurement does not own the category, such as contracting and negotiation strategies.
Utilizes guidelines and tools for indirect strategic sourcing to procure indirect goods and services in the most cost effective and efficient manner.
Performs related duties as assigned.
Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter
Industry: Automobile / Auto Anciliary / Auto Components
Functional Area: Supply Chain, Logistics, Purchase, Materials
Role Category: Purchase/Material
Role: Purchase/Vendor Development Manager
Employment Type: Permanent Job, Full Time