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Global Commodity Buyer

Company: Aston Carter
Location: Auburn Hills
Posted on: March 19, 2023

Job Description:

Description:M-F 8-5 Hybrid Schedule - In Auburn Hills office 2-3 times per week(2) Global Commodity Buyers, Software and Services (3 subs total)(2) Global Commodity Buyers, Corporate Services (3 subs total) - Will decide in interview process which team a candidate will align toClient is expanding their footprint, and is building their team to expand into the Fuel Systems and Aftermarket segment spin off, and are looking for Global Commodity Buyers. This person will be developing commodity strategies globally, and consulting with the internal stakeholders for the best and most sustainable purchasing solutions. They will lead the terms and conditions price negotiations for commodities including software, software maintenance, and software services. Official Job Description: Role Responsibilities:--- Develop, build, and populate contracts repository--- Generate agreement Meta data pertinent to separation--- Chase functional leads to assure inputs delivery--- Process agreements for pertinent legal terms pertaining to termination, assignment, Legal Entity (LE) changes, etc --- Coordinate with suppliers required actions identified by Global Supply Management (GSM) Enterprise Team--- Deliver, and manage communications and terminations--- Manage RFI, RFQ and RFP process for Corporate Services and IT requirements where requested--- Negotiate price savings where opportunities exist and cost avoidance as needed to mitigate negative economics- on Corporate Services and IT commodities--- Establish network of RU Users--- Manage Global Team meetings with Users to assure Service level--- Drive user satisfaction and adoption--- hardware Policy Leader--- Develop Commodity Strategies and supplier portfolios--- Ensure an appropriate supplier management --- Achieve defined cost reduction targets--- Good understanding of the relevant legal framework--- Ability to operate independently--- Be prepared to travel as required--- Manage internal client and supplier relationships--- Monitor and assess supplier performance--- Evaluate and respond to changes in global market developments --- Understand market pricing, trends, and business activities--- Develop and maintain qualified suppliers--- Adheres to Corporate, IT and GSM procedures--- Coordinates contract requirements globally--- Internal Control complianceSkills:Purchasing, Purchase order, Negotiation, Buying experience, Purchasing software, Commodity management, IT Buyer, Purchasing Manager, Procurement, Supply chain, Erp, Sap, Buyer purchasing, Supplier selection, VlookupAdditional Skills & Qualifications:--- Experience with contracting work--- Excellent oral and written communication skills--- Strong organizational, problem-solving and analytical skills--- Team player who thrives on a fast-paced and demanding environment--- Individual contributor role with demonstrated leadership within cross-functional team, decision making and creative thinking skills--- Excellent interpersonal skills to work effectively with othersExperience Level:Intermediate LevelPlease send resumes directly to About Aston Carter: Please Note: Scammers are posing as Aston Carter. We'll never contact you via Gmail, Telegram, or WhatsApp and we'll never solicit money from you. At Aston Carter, we're dedicated to expanding career opportunities for the skilled professionals who power our business. Our success is driven by the talented, motivated people who join our team across a range of positions - from recruiting, sales and delivery to corporate roles. As part of our team, employees have the opportunity for long-term career success, where hard work is rewarded and the potential for growth is limitless. Established in 1997, Aston Carter is a leading staffing and consulting firm, providing high-caliber talent and premium services to more than 7,000 companies across North America. Spanning four continents and more than 200 offices, we extend our clients' capabilities by seeking solvers and delivering solutions to address today's workforce challenges. For organizations looking for innovative solutions shaped by critical-thinking professionals, visit . Aston Carter is a company within Allegis Group, a global leader in talent solutions. The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law. If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please call or email for other accommodation options. However, if you have questions about this position, please contact the Recruiter located at the bottom of the job posting. The Recruiter is the sole point of contact for questions about this position.

Keywords: Aston Carter, Detroit , Global Commodity Buyer, Professions , Auburn Hills, Michigan

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