Global Commodity Manager Tooling, Equipment and Machines

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With sales of € 1.7 billion and over 9,000 employees at 88 locations in 25 countries, the global Röchling Group stands for competence in plastics. We leverage the unique innovation potential of this material – from semi-finished products right through to complex systems.

The Automotive Division designs and engineers components and system solutions in the fields of aerodynamics, powertrain and new mobility. As part of our customer-oriented and global development approach, we focus on the current challenges facing the automotive industry, including reducing emissions, weight and fuel consumption.

For our plant in Laives (BZ) we are looking for a (M/W):

Global Commodity Manager Tooling, Equipment and Machines

Your tasks:

Identifies savings initiatives within the commodity and drive prioritized initiatives in collaboration with regional procurement managers EU-N, EU-S, AM-N, AM-S, ASIA Develops a network of key category stakeholders at Dpt. Manager level (Engineering, Production, Sales, Pre-Development, Product Lines in EU-N, EU-S, AM-N, AM-S, ASIA) for effective implementation of savings or other cost improvement initiatives Owns the relationship to key vendors and develops them into strategic partners to enable advanced initiatives, i.e. frame agreements and value engineering etc. “One face to the supplier” - acts as “Foreign minister” on management level of supplier Takes lifecycle responsibility for affected parts in the Commodity - from strategic sourcing (commodity strategies, managing Rfx processes and nomination, etc.), operational procurement (identification of needs, POs, etc.) to supplier management (contract management, performance management) Enables competition, incl. potentials from BCC sourcing Responsible for planning and execution of price negotiations, incl. change management activities, commercial target setting and achievement of the Commodity and related staff First level of escalation with suppliers or internal process partners Scouting of innovations (technologies/ supplier), delivering market input to the internal strategic planning departments Disciplinary lead of a team of Senior Buyers, Buyers and Assistance staff in global RA units (EU-N, EU-S, AM-N, AM-S, ASIA), thereof responsible for all HR related topics of staff, incl. hiring, training and development, salary planning, etc. Cost Center responsibility Ensures compliance to corporate sourcing policy and procedures; Maintains standard work documentation

Job requirements:

MSc/BSc in (Mechanical)Engineering - or the equivalent knowledge acquired in whatever way In-depth knowledge of procurement and global sourcing Excellent commercial/financial understanding Good understanding of the supply market, its key cost drivers and trends Project management experience Leading global teams – HR skills Knowledge of an European language + English Category analysis Strategic Sourcing and Tendering Supplier Management and Development Strategizing Operational /Tactical Procurement

Delivering Results and Meeting Customer Expectations Formulating Strategies and Concepts Planning and Organising Entrepreneurial and Commercial Thinking

We offer

Dynamic context in a multinational, fast growing company.

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 +39 0471 958-406
Röchling Automotive S.r.l.
Via Nobel, 11
39055 Leifers/Laives