Randstad Senior Staff Commodity Manager - Marketing and Real Estate in Cupertino, California

Senior Staff Commodity Manager - Marketing and Real Estate


Cupertino, CA


US$ 60 - US$ 70 per hour

Date Posted:

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Job Type:

Temp to Perm

Reference #:






Randstad USA Administration


Seagate Technology, the global leader in storage solutions innovation, seeks a Senior Commodity Manager - Marketing & Real Estate in our Cupertino, CA location. Seagate s Sr. Commodity Manager is responsible for developing and driving the execution of Corporate Solutions and Services commodity strategies including Marketing, Sales, Events, Corporate Real Estate.

The Successful candidate will be able to:

- Demonstrate excellent project and task management skills, problem solving abilities, and have the ability to multitask at a senior level.

- Manage Supplier relationships on a strategic level to meet or beat key stakeholder requirements.

- Sourcing Strategies: Overall subject-matter expert develops complex strategic sourcing direction with supporting goals, plans and metrics which have significant impact on revenue and customer satisfaction.

- Negotiation: Negotiation and implemented contracting of required contracts to include Independent Contractor, Statement of Work, Software/SaaS licenses, Volume Purchasing, Non-Disclosure and other applicable confidentiality agreements

- Communication: Provide professional, verbal and written, communications to all levels of corporate, executive, internal and external management, and deliver best-in-class supported data presentations

- Project Management: Support multiple projects with cross functional teams.

- Cost Management: Negotiate key component pricing and liability reductions, establish standard costs, benchmark industry pricing, engage data modeling, forecasting, and analytics in the areas of supplier spend, product cost, and cost reductions.

- Business Process: Oversee activities and develop scalable, best-in-class supplier management solutions.

Working hours: M-F 8am-5pm


Experience Required:

--Position requires between 5-10 years in Contract Management, Procurement, or Commodity Management experience

--Fluent in Microsoft Suites (PowerPoint, Excel, Word)

--High Level Presentations skills are a must.

--Demonstrated Analytical experience is required

--Experiencing with e-Sourcing tools and processes; BravoAdvantage a Plus.

--Travel may be required up to 10%.

Education Requirements:

--Require BA/BS in Business, Operations, Supply Chain Management with 5-10 years of experience. Prefer MBA or other advance/post-bachelor degree in related field with 8+ years of experience.

--Certified Professional in Supply Management (CPSM), or equivalent is a plus.

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