Commodity Manager

Recruiter
Advanced Resource Managers Limited
Location
Lancashire
Posted
16 May 2018
Closes
15 Jun 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Commodity Manager



Permanent



Lancashire



Up to £40,000



I am currently recruiting for a very well established organisation who are looking for a Commodity Manager to join their purchasing department on a permanent basis in Lancashire paying up to £40,000p/a.





What you will be doing on a day to day basis:





-Management of multifunctional teams concentrating on cost, negotiation, sourcing and product change within a complex supplier package.



-Achievement and reporting of Company targets on cost control, quality improvement and lead time improvement.



-Development of partnership relationships with vendors within holder’s package.



-Work with suppliers to implement the clients Cost Management Programme and ensure Six Sigma projects are defined and implemented.



-Understand commodities managed at multiple levels and develop short, medium and long term commodity strategies.



-Manage a complex and varied workload, ensuring attention is maintained on key actions.





What you are expected to know:





-Very strong interpersonal, negotiating and influencing skills.



-Good commercial awareness.



-Confident presenter at senior management level.



-Good Quality, Engineering, Process and Materials background.



-CIPS Membership (Desirable).



-Self-motivated, flexible and team player with ability to meet deadlines.



-Demonstrable administrative and IT skills.



-Degree qualified (Essential).



-Six Sigma Greenbelt (Desirable).



-Driving License



-Passport - Willing to travel on a regular basis and prepared to spend time away from home & abroad.





If this is something that you are interested in please send your CV to or give me a call on 02392 228 244 to discuss further.



This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/81436748

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