The Commodity Buyer is in charge of developing and executing commodity strategy for assigned commodities, support all manufacturing locations within the region for the products in scope, solve the need of the business and manage key suppliers.
This position facilitates the interactions between the manufacturing clusters, cross-functional stakeholders, and purchasing to maintain and developing a panel of Best in Class suppliers in N.
America meeting current business requirements, future growth needs, technological evolutions, supply chain optimization, and achieve annual cost savings targets. He / She will :
This job might be for you if
Bachelor degree in Supply Chain Management, Business Administration or Mechanical / Industrial Engineering.
Minimum 4 years of experience in Purchasing / Procurement / Supply Chain
Spoken and written fluent communication in English
Project Management expertise
Knowledge on legal contracts negotiations and risk management
Skills : Leadership skills, Negotiation, Strategic thinking, Cross cultural awareness, Remote management, Communication (Written -
ability to communicate in a clear and concise manner internally as well as externally), Problem solving analytical skills.
Nice to have : SAP knowledge
International trade expertise
Ability to interpret blue prints and technical drawings.
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