Manage subcontracts related to Indirect Material Services. Commodity responsibility includes Project Services, and Non-Standard Vendor Material sourced domestically. Manage the supply base to achieve the lowest possible total costs, highest possible quality while maintaining overall delivery performance through excellent supplier partnerships.
Will work to improve the company cash management position with competitive payment terms, and vendor managed inventory programs. Responsible for a team of Supply Management professionals to create and implement innovative sourcing solutions to achieve Continuity of Supply, Cost Savings, Employee Development, and Customer Service objectives. • Negotiate supplier contracts, and become the company supplier expert in your commodity. • Forecast future market trends, and for identifying and developing world-class suppliers. • Implement cost saving projects across the Public Safety • Professional Communications Business Unit. Significant cross-functional collaboration is essential for success. • Responsible for developing and implementing annual Commodity business plans.
Requirements: Minimum of 8 years of Supply Management experience in the field of electronics, telecommunications or construction services Minimum of 5 years supply management experience in the field of electronic, telecommunications or construction services required Minimum of 3 years direct supervisory experience required Minimum of 3 years supplier negotiation and subcontract management and indirect purchasing experience. Self-starter, results-oriented, able to multi-task, accountable, and innovative Problem solving and decision-making skills. Proficient with e-Procurement tools. Minimum of 8 years Supply Management experience Minimum of 3 years supplier negotiation experience Minimum of 3 years indirect purchasing experience Minimum of 3 years subcontract management experience Position is more than just a buyer position. Will do international travel, as well as domestic.
• EDUCATION: Bachelors degree in business or technology ; Masters degree in business or technology