Global Commodity Manager

Location
Lugano, Canton of Ticino
Salary
€90,000 - €100,000 + Package
Posted
11 Jun 2018
Closes
25 Jun 2018
Ref
189
Responsibilities
Procurement, Product, Strategy
Sector
Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English, Italian

We are currently identifying experienced Global Commodity and/or Global Category managers for an interesting manufacturing business undergoing a procurement transformation. The scope of the opportunity ranges from identifying and securing cost savings, partnering with R&D to identify value engineering opportunities within NPD and existing products, through to defining and evolving the category strategy for electronic components. A collaborative approach and previous cross-functional stakeholder management skills are advantageous.  

Key attributes include: Deep category knowledge of electronic components, PCB’s, PCBA’s, etc.; A track-record of creating a strategic category plan in line with the overall company vision; Experience of liaising with stakeholders in a cross-functional environment, TCO, DTV or MTV experience would be beneficial as would previous exposure to SAP ERP systems.   

To apply, you must be an experienced commodity manager or category manager with a demonstrable background of category success. MCIPS and MBA qualifications are highly desirable. You must be equally comfortable in undertaking the delivery aspects of the role as well as creating and championing the strategic plan.

Apply now for a confidential discussion.