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Strategic Buyer

bw_wordkay_placeSeneca - South Carolina - USA

bw_wordkay_timeDec 13, 2019

bw_wordkay_optionFull time


Position Summary

This position will operate as the strategic function within the Global Supply Management Team at the local Reporting Unit. This position will be focused only on high impact strategic items driving positive Economic Value.  The position will be focused on the long-term Global Supply Management vision.  

Key Roles & Responsibilities

This position will:

  • Act as strategic commodity leader at the RU level.
  • Develop Long-term commodity strategies.
  • Drive strategic sourcing in sourcing board as well as locally at the Reporting Unit.
  • Lead strategic negotiations.
  • Lead cost reduction projects.
  • Execute strategic supplier agreements
  • Deliver financial metrics related to the GSM forecast.
  • Manage GSM Score card financial inputs.
  • Work globally in concert with other GSM functions.
  • Work cross functionally globally and locally.
  • Manage Supplier relationships
  • be final approver of all SAP pricing

Key Competencies

  • Drive for Results
  • Conflict Management
  • Interpersonal Savvy
  • Problem Solving
  • Decision Quality

Education & Experience

  • Same as Mid-level plus
  • 8 plus years Purchasing Experience
  • Strong Technical Aptitude
  • C.P.M. or C.I.P.M. or Equivalent
  • Negotiation Experience
  • Proficient in English
  • Industry Knowledge Preferred

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