The objective of this position is to achieve year-on-year improvement in total cost, quality, and service for a portfolio of high volume, transaction global commodities. The Commodity Manager in this space will assist a Sourcing Manager and be responsible for annual spend of approx $100 million. The commodity under management is IT Services and Consulting inclusive of services within Enterprise Architecture, Digital Transformation, Data & Analytics, Security, and other business-related support.
The Commodity Manager role is accountable for execution and implementation of the sourcing and supplier management strategies utilizing cross-functional strategic sourcing teams and IT staff including Project & Program Managers, Technical Leaders, Purchasing Managers, Operations Managers, Marketing Managers, and Consultants). The manager will facilitate activities focusing on the localization strategies of our global supply base.
The position will require close working relationships with Senior Management, functional leaders, and technical professionals specifically in IT.
Key responsibilities include:
Leading/participating in the development of sourcing strategies.
Managing implementation of sourcing strategies;
Managing strategic interaction with key suppliers;
Measuring/tracking internal performance within each spend category and defining budgetary impact;
Monitoring strategy implementation, contract compliance and customer satisfaction;
Developing an understanding of assigned leverage categories.
Internal Number: 2715207
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