Commodity Manager

Michael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
16 May 2018
26 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

My client is looking for a Commodity Manager to provide and manage a strategic and robust supply chain, through strategic planning, performance measurement and risk management, delivering commodity strategies under the guidance of the Senior Procurement Lead, to support and achieve business and Client requirement

Client Details

My client is a leading services organisation that are looking for a talented procurement focused Commodity Manager to join their team in Manchester


Principle Accountability's

  • Create, manage and implement commodity strategies, which supports the business and Client requirements
  • Lead cross-functional project teams with key stakeholders for the tender process of assigned commodity
  • Negotiate and deliver cost savings through strategic tools, negotiation skills and e-auction
  • Identify, select, develop and manage new supply chain to support future business through a rigorous evaluation process, on-going performance measurement, contract review and bench-marking
  • Manage supply market and supply chain research programmes to support the commodity portfolio
  • Provide clear communication lines to ensure that the business is made aware of all strategic initiate
  • Integration of ISO 20400 Sustainable Procurement requirement
  • Develop Supplier Management Plans through KAM tool


Qualifications and Experience:

  • Previous Commodity Management experience within FM services preferable
  • Knowledge and experience of Commodity Strategies, Strategic Sourcing and implementation of framework agreements
  • Experience in stakeholder engagement
  • Strong presentation, and influencing skills
  • Experience of driving value and delivering cost saving targets
  • Ability to lead and work in cross- functional teams
  • Strong analytical skills
  • MCIPS preferred
  • Valid full driving licence

Job Offer

My client is looking to offer a base salary of up to £43k plus competitive package for the ideal candidate

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