Commodity manager - Indirect Material Purchasing

Our Company manufacture braking systems for rail vehicles for more than 110 years and we are the world's leading manufacturer of this segment. We count as authoritative one as the determining company of the technological development in the area of the development of the production, distribution and servicing of modern braking systems Planning one representing a world standard and production processes move onto Hungary from Germany. We are looking for new colleagues, who are creative, desire to create and to grow for the above mentioned position:

Main tasks

  • Align purchasing actions in Europe/Global within his commodities responsibility, in order to fully exploit corporate-level synergy actions
  • Develop a Commodity Strategy, a commonly accepted guideline, based on analysis of needs, current position, supply market and via understanding regional/global cost drivers
  • Analyze supply market / identify new sources
  • Manage Suppliers: carry out supplier assessments, risk assessment, business review- and negotiation plans, ensure execution of adequate implementation actions
  • Monitor Performance and implement efficient measures
  • Drive cost improvement actions
  • Ensure the implementation of the Commodity Strategy, drive (in functional link) the purchasing teams’ actions of his/her commodity regional cost drivers

Requirements

  • A degree in commercial or technical discipline,
  • Solid, 5+ year experience in Strategic Purchasing or Commodity Management of indirect materials. Additional MRO (Industrial consumables and workshop equipment, tools, machines) purchasing experience is an advantage
  • Full determination and ability to autonomously work in functional management, and in cross-locational, European/Global teams, and to drive actions till full implementation
  • International experience of middle or big multinationals
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Fluent to lead negotiation in English. German is an advantage, and to drive actions till full implementation
  • International experience of middle or big multinationals
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Fluent to lead negotiation in English. German is an advantage

Details of position

Job ID: 461
Position name: Commodity manager - Indirect Material Purchasing
Place of work: 1238 Budapest, Helsinki út 105.
Job contract type: Indefinite
Weekly work hours: Full time (8hs)
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