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Commodity Manager

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg
  • Salary: €80000 - €95000 per annum + additional bonuses
  • Job reference: 393363/001_1547483906
  • Sector: Procurement Processes, DSJ Global
  • Date posted: 14/01/2019

The role:

A leading tier 1 automotive company is looking for a Commodity Manager to work closely with their preferred OEM companies in Germany. The company is well known worldwide as they have proven record of success in a competitive market. This position requires leadership and the ability to think outside of the box. Successful individual will need to demonstrate leadership qualities to overcome any complex obstacles and projects worldwide.

Responsibilities:

  • Managing cross functional projects worldwide
  • Working in a team globally to deliver commodities and products to OEM companies
  • Lead negotiations with different suppliers in mainly in Europe and ASIA
  • Responsible for 150+ million spent, in charge of finding and auditing the right suppliers
  • Finding the gap in the market to reduce costs and improve organisational performance
  • In charge of communicating with various stakeholders internally and externally

Skills and Experience Required

  • Relevant degree, mechanical engineering is preferred
  • 5+ years of experience in Automotive (Procurement)
  • Experience with direct materials: plastics, metals, aluminium, injection moulding
  • Proven record in procurement and negotiations with suppliers globally
  • Managing a team globally and different plants

The key benefits of the role include:

  • Travel opportunities worldwide
  • Senior management development training programs
  • Competitive salary, plus bonus
  • Company retirement plan

Interviews are scheduled this month, so if you are interested in this role go ahead and apply below. Or send me your CV