Commodity Manager in Medina, OH at Carlisle Brake & Friction

Date Posted: 11/25/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Medina, OH
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/25/2019

Job Description


The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5-7 years experience purchasing capital equipment and services in a multi plant manufacturing environment. Must be able to demonstrate excellent communication, analytical, negotiation and organizational skills in conjunction with the ability to manage multiple projects. Experience and knowledge of manufacturing equipment, preferably equipment related to machining, heat treating, stamping, and cutting (gear and laser). Experience implementing multi-plant service agreements including but not limited to, freight, multi-functional devices, tooling, energy, MRO, and temporary labor. Experience in working with cross functional teams to provide comprehensive analysis of equipment, services and value add services.Understanding of trends in material prices, sources and global/domestic market conditions. Experience in domestic and global sourcing with very strong negotiation and dispute resolution skills. Execute strategic sourcing events (supplier selection, negotiation and contracting).
This person will execute strategic sourcing events for multiple manufacturing locations to deliver the required equipment, parts and services and ensure lowest total cost of ownership. The scope of this position requires working closely with multiple departments, divisions and executive leaders to support North American manufacturing. This position will also implement effective supplier management practices with key suppliers.
Must be an excellent communicator, facilitator and coach, as well as possess strong analytical abilities. Must demonstrate commitment to Carlisle's Values and Total Quality philosophy. Must demonstrate working knowledge in all disciplines of World Class Manufacturing Techniques. Strong sense of urgency. Meet deadlines. Able to work flexible hours. Strong analytical skills, along with working knowledge of PC applications & statistical software. Team approach to problem solving. Individual must be a motivated, self-starter with the ability to work independently and/or in a cross-functional work team environment.

Incumbent must physically and mentally perform the job demands as listed above

Manage supplier and internal compliance to contract terms & conditions.
Drive continuous improvement efforts and cost reduction.
Prepare, review, and execute contract documents.
Maintain contracts in accordance to milestone schedules, expiration schedules and/or market or competitive events which activate re-negotiations.
Builds Relationships and Engage In Business Environment:
Build and maintain supplier and internal customer relationships.
Committed to supporting manufacturing and/or internal customer needs on projects.
This position may require up to 15% travel.

Bachelor's Degree in Business or Engineering is required, MBA preferred.
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