Strategic Commodity Manager
A leading supplier of semi-conductor assembly equipment is seeking a Strategic Commodity Manager to join their team. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in procurement and supply chain management, with a proven track record of developing and executing successful sourcing strategies.
- Develop and implement sourcing strategies for key commodities, with a focus on cost reduction, quality improvement, and risk mitigation
- Conduct market analysis to stay up-to-date on industry trends and supplier capabilities
- Negotiate contracts and agreements with suppliers to ensure favourable terms and conditions
- Manage supplier relationships, including regular performance evaluations and continuous improvement initiatives
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including engineering, quality, and manufacturing, to ensure successful implementation of sourcing strategies
- Develop and maintain a robust supplier management system, including supplier selection and qualification, supplier performance monitoring, and risk assessment
- Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain Management, Procurement, or a related field
- 5+ years of experience in procurement and supply chain management, with a focus on strategic sourcing
- Strong negotiation and relationship-building skills
- Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
- Knowledge of the semi-conductor assembly equipment industry and the commodity market
- Fluent in English & German.
If interested, please apply below, send your CV or call me directly at +44 020 3879 0968