Randstad Commodities Manager in Johnson City, Tennessee

Commodities Manager

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job details:

  • location:Johnson City, TN

  • salary:$110,000 - $125,000 per year

  • date posted:Sunday, July 16, 2017

  • experience:0 years

  • job type:Permanent

  • reference:132692

A very prominent manufacturing company is looking for a Commodities Manager for their Johnson CIty, TN location. The Commodity Manager will be responsible for the strategic development, implementation and continuous improvement of a competitive supply chain related to the electronics commodity for all manufacturing facilities Electronic Manufacturing Services (EMS) and Electronic Design Service for product development negotiation experience required. The position is flexible as to work location. There are several offices in Tennessee and South Carolina that the position could be based out of. A sign on bonus and annual bonus is also available.

Responsibilities for the Commodities Manager

  • Initiate, develop and recognize strategic opportunities to maximize the value of the assigned commodity to both the internal and external customer.

  • Work with related operational areas to gain an excellent understanding of commodity applications in various operations.

  • Maintain an excellent communication and rapport with each manufacturing facility concerning ongoing use of assigned commodities and needs for current and future discussions/negotiations with supply base.

  • Work with all Commodity Managers, Operations, and Product Engineering to meet and exceed annualized cost reduction target for the Global Procurement team.

  • Interface with multiple functional areas within a matrix management organizational structure (e.g., Product Engineering, Plant Operations, Finance, etc.).

  • Provide leadership to the cross functional team involved in the resourcing, problem resolution, commodity development or negotiation strategy as needed to execute the approved supply chain strategy.

Requirements for the Commodities Manager

  • Electronic Manufacturing Services (EMS) and Electronic Design Service for product development negotiation experience required.

  • Familiarity with electronic and electrical components used for PCBAs, Wire Harnesses and Displays is preferred.

  • Understanding of electronic/electrical industry practices and terminology preferred.

  • Proven success in a self-motivating, results-oriented environment.

Benefits

  • Relocation assistance provided.

  • Sign on bonus, annual bonus

Job Number: 132692