Global Procurement Manager, IT & Marketing (M/W)12 février 2019
Our client is a french company, founded 70 years ago, known for making disposable consumer products. The Global Commodity Buyer will lead and actively participate to the strategic sourcing activities for Plastic globally, with the goal of achieving significant year-on-year cost and productivity improvements while maintaining or improving product quality and vendor service levels. He/ She will work closely with key stakeholders (both internal and external) in member organizations and in corporate functions to develop effective cost reduction strategies and implementation plans. In this position, the Global Commodity Buyer will be responsible for 45M EUR in annual spend and will be assist the Senior Global Plastic Buyer. He/ She will report directly to the Head of Global Sourcing.
1. Key responsabilities :
As the leader responsible for sourcing effectiveness within plastic family, the Global Commodity Buyer will have the Following specific responsabilities :
• Develop and implement sourcing strategies for Plastic family globally ;
• Monitor Plastic supplier performance & risk globally;
• Drive annual productivity improvements in Plastic globally ;
• Maintain expertise development in Plastic globally ;
• Uphold internal and external policies, régulations and laws.
2. Success criteria:
Global Commodity Buyer will be successful if - 1 year from now: :
• Sourcing strategies for Plastic family (undergoing a sourcing wave) will be defined with clear evidence of savings captured ;
• Accurate perfomance data for Plastic family will be actively collected and monitored ;
• A common supplier scorecard, including performance metrics and a supporting measurement process, will be in place for Plastic family globally.
Global Commodity Buyer will be successful if - 3 years from now :
• Identified savings will have been captured;
• Plastic family will have a defined and implemented sourcing strategy which achieves best-in-class TCO reductions while maintaining or improving service to the business ;
• Purchasing performance internal metrics and supporting data collection processes will be in place, actively monitored, and viewed as credible and accurate ;
• A robust order fulfillment process will be in place and actively used;
• Suppliers will be actively managed and developed trough the use of a common scorecarding process.
3. Minimum training level and experience to hold the job:
• BA required MBA preferred, other graduate degree potentially acceptable
• Successful track record in a procurement organization
• CPM or equivalent desirable
• Internal Purchasing procedure and legal
• Production and Quality knowledge
• Microsoft power BI
• Must be willing to travel.
Competencies : :
• Exceptional problem-solving and analytical skills,
• Extensive knowledge of the plastic family,
• Good planning/project management skills,
• Strong negotiating skills,
• Superior communication skills,
• Excellent english communication h2>
Work behaviors : :
• Distinctive leadership,
• Comfortable with conflict.