Commodity Manager (293261C) Middlesbrough, England

Salary: GBP42000 - GBP42000 per annum + benefits

Commodity Manager                          Middlesbrough / London                     £42k + benefits

12 month fixed term contract for Commodity Manager for UK vehicle manufacturing & assembly facility in fast expanding hi-tech arena with international travel

The Role

As Commodity Manager you will manage the procurement of a portfolio of commodities within a manufacturing, service and maintenance arena.  Your responsibilities will include:

  • setting project procurement plans in line with agreed category strategy & planning
  • identifying / approving / arranging suitable suppliers
  • setting strategy for new contract opportunities / running sourcing events (RFX, e-auction etc.)
  • evaluating supplier proposals and providing recommendations on supplier appointment
  • leading contract handover reviews with manufacturing, service and maintenance teams

This role requires occasional international travel and is a 12 month fixed term contract

The Company

Our client is an international corporation with activities spanning a wide variety of sectors including IT, Construction, Technology, Telecommunications, Industrial and Transport Solutions.

The Person

As Commodity Manager you will have some commodity management experience in a manufacturing or service & maintenance environment.  With a strong understanding of Contract law / contract drafting for different types of Product / Services you will also have:

  • a good working knowledge of SAP ( PO / Material Master / PIR )
  • good negotiation & communication skills
  • excellent knowledge of Excel / Microsoft office packages

This role requires occasional international travel and is a 12 month fixed term contract

If you wish to be considered for the role of Commodity Manager, please forward your CV quoting reference 293261C.

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