COMMODITY MANAGER (SENIOR COMMODITY BUYER)
RIAN&Partners is a new, fresh concept in the recruitment and selection process of personnel, personnel training & organizational development.
RIAN&Partners combines, in an intelligent and friendly manner, over 30 years of our partners’ previous experience in the HR management for the industrial environment with passion and determination – patterns engraved to every assigned project.
Integrity and high professional ethics are the core values we believe in, values that have settled their home at RIAN&Partners. Moreover, we believe wholeheartedly in optimism, flexibility and ‘’out of the box’’ solutions. That’s who we are!
•Economic/ Technical Bachelor degree;
•Minimum 5 years of experience in direct purchases;
•English language- advanced level;
•Knowledge of MS Office Programs;
•Customer oriented, creativity, leadership, communication, adaptability, flexibility;
•Develops the commodity strategies for the Procurement Organization;
•Sources and negotiates national/regional/global agreements with suppliers to support the Procurement strategies;
•Develops metrics to analyze and measure the supplier’s performance;
•Identifies and drives cost reduction opportunities and Cash Improvement initiatives to meet or exceed the Annual Operating Plan;
•Gains proficiency in procurement tools and processes, necessary to manage the assigned commodities;
•Identifies and drives strategic sourcing projects;
•Maximizes the use of electronic procurement tools, where applicable & drives the accuracy of the tool information;
•Provides leadership in areas of commodity supply management/ decision-making;
•Carries out cost-saving activities for the ongoing projects for the local or global organization;
•Carries out project management activities for the new machines or the existing ones.