29 days old

Global Commodity Leader

Kelly Services
Conyers, GA 30013
**Your next good thing is right here.** At Kelly Professional & Industrial, were all about helping you discover whats next in your career. Our Manufacturing Client in **Conyers, GA** is seeking a **Global Commodity Leader** to work at their facility. If this sounds like the right fit for you, read on and apply!

**Job Title:** Global Commodity Leader

**Salary: $110K-$120K**

+ Medical, Dental, and Vision

+ 401k Retirement Plan

+ Flexible Spending

+ Paid Holidays


**Shift:** **First Shift 8am-5pm**

**Assignment Duration: DIRECT HIRE**

**What were looking for:**

We are looking for a Commodity Leader for indirect goods and services, transportation, capital equipment, and some direct goods, as required.

**What youll be responsible for in this role:**

+ Drive procurement change across the organization as the focal point for indirect spending.

+ Develop the direction and vision in strategic sourcing of indirect goods and services; design and develops indirect procurement processes, practices, procedures, and goals.

+ Identify, assess, and secure best-in-class sources globally.

+ Develop, implement and refine indirect sourcing strategies that result in enhanced value, breakthrough total cost reductions, and continuous improvement for all indirect spend categories.

+ Develop cost models to ensure industry competitiveness and identify opportunities based on appropriate cost drivers.

+ Work closely with corporate sourcing to align DFR sites to preferred strategic suppliers

+ Act as liaison between corporate logistics and site logistics to transition carrier contracts

+ Interact with parties within and outside of related to own technical discipline. Works to influence parties to accept content limited to their own discipline areas.

+ Establish a dashboard to track category spend, inflation/deflation, key projects, and total savings.

+ Oversee the purchasing and/or contracting for decontrolled materials, supplies, equipment, and services for the operation of the Company. Confer with requesting parties when specific sources are requested added or changed.

+ Establish and maintain purchasing practices, contracts, assessments, and policies to ensure honest, fair, and ethical relationships with our vendors. Keeps informed on legal matters that affect purchasing policies.

+ Responsible for continuing programs of exploration for new materials, suppliers, and processes to achieve the best possible quality, reliability, prices, continuity, and delivery.

+ Keep abreast of materials and markets and materials pricing trends that affect Company products.

+ Provide direction for evaluating, implementing, and maintaining systems to optimize the procurement and maintenance of all product materials.

+ Provide leadership in supplier negotiation sessions including articulating clear negotiation strategies.

+ Assist with the construction of Capital Expenditure proposals and leads proposal through approval up to the Executive level, while ensuring proper protocol is followed throughout the process

+ Identify problems and significantly improve, change or adapt existing methods and techniques drawing from personal experiences and feedback. Apply mastery of a specific professional discipline or broader expertise in most or all areas within a function.

+ Other duties as assigned.

**What are the basic qualifications?**

+ Bachelor's degree with significant relevant experience (10 years) or advanced professional certification or Master's degree with 8 years of experience in a specialized field.

**What are the preferred qualifications?**

+ Masters degree or APICS certification

+ Minimum 5 years of Sourcing experience with at least 2 years experience in Indirect Sourcing, including CapEx

**To be a great fit for the role:**

+ Experience with ERP systems

+ Intermediate Excel & PowerPoint skills

+ Willingness to travel up to 25%

+ Prior experience in developing and implementing category strategies and sourcing efforts for indirect items.

+ Experience in a multi-site, manufacturing environment

+ Ability to make effective and persuasive presentations to executive level management

+ Experience with drafting, reviewing, and approving legally binding agreements with suppliers

+ Oracle experience

+ Power BI experience

**How We Define Our Values and Why You Should Join Our Team:**

The backbone behind our collection of outstanding businesses is a team of dedicated employees who protect and enhance our valued reputation for quality and delivering what we promise. Its our values that define Dover to all of our key audiences: our shareholders, customers, prospective employees, and especially ourselves.

These values must be expressed in our work and embody our actions, as they form the basis by which we do our jobs, make decisions and measure our performance. Its our unwavering commitment to maintaining our values that defines who we are as a Company.

+ Collaborative Entrepreneurial Spirit

+ Winning Through Customers

+ Respects and Values People

+ Expectations for Results

+ High Ethical Standards, Openness, and Trust

**Whats in it for you?**

+ Medical, Dental, and Vision

+ 401k Retirement Plan

+ Flexible Spending

+ Paid Holidays

**What happens next**

Once you apply, youll proceed to next steps if your skills and experience look like a good fit. But dont worryeven if this position doesnt work out, youre still part of our network. That means all our recruiters will have access to your profile, expanding your opportunities even more.

Helping you discover whats next in your career is what were all about, so lets get to work. **Apply to be a Global Commodity Leader today!** \#P1 #CB #IN

**Get a complete career fit with Kelly** **** **.**

Youre looking to keep your career moving onward and upward, and were here to help you do just that. Our staffing experts connect you with top companies for opportunities where you can learn, grow, and thrive. Jobs that fit your skills and experience, and most importantly, fit right on your path of where you want to go in your career.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly Services is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We welcome, value, and embrace diversity at all levels and are committed to building a team that is inclusive of a variety of backgrounds, communities, perspectives, and abilities. At Kelly, we believe that the more inclusive we are, the better services we can provide. Requests for accommodation related to our application process can be directed to Kellys Human Resource Knowledge Center.
Kelly complies with the requirements of Californias state and local Fair Chance laws. A conviction does not automatically bar individuals from employment.
Posted: 2022-09-05 Expires: 2022-10-20

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